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Taum Sauk Mountain, Missouri


Prominence: 512 ft, 156 m

Elevation: 1772 feet, 540 meters


True Isolation: 148.12 mi, 238.38 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 1772 ft / 540 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 34' 17'' N; 90° 43' 45'' W
37.571301, -90.729144 (Dec Deg)
700544E 4160676N Zone 15 (UTM)
This peak has 1 other candidate high point areas:
AreaElevationMap NameMap View
Main Summit1772Ironton
Area 21760Ironton
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMissouri (Highest Point)
County/Second Level RegionIron (Highest Point)
City/TownArcadia
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Other Web Sites
     Taum Sauk Mountain at SummitPost.org
     Taum Sauk Mountain at ListsOfJohn.com
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Iron, MO by Ron Tagliapietra
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Iron, MO by Thomas Harper

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Lists that contain Taum Sauk Mountain:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #591)
     USA Lower 48 Peaks with 100 miles of Isolation (Rank #22)
     Missouri County High Points (Rank #1)
     Most Isolated Peaks of the U.S. States (Rank #21)
     United States State High Points (plus DC) (Rank #41)
     U.S. State High Points (Rank #41)
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #193)
     Contiguous 48 U.S. State High Points (Rank #39)
     United States State/Territory High Points (Rank #44)
     United States Peaks with 100 miles of Isolation (Rank #41)
     Midwest USA CoHPs (Rank #246)
     Combined USA-Canada-Mexico State/Province High Points (Rank #81)
     Top 10 Isolation Grid for U.S. States (Rank #38)
     "Helman Counties"-Greatest Elevation Differential (Rank #41)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Fifty State Summits, Guide with Maps to State Highpoints (Zumwalt)
       Highpoints of the United States: A Guide to the Fifty State Summits (Holmes)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1991-07-08 by Dennis Stewart
     1992-03-12 by Greg Slayden
     2002-12-14 by John E Sarna
     2005-04-01 by Jamie Bakken
     2006-09-06 by Caj Svensson
     2008-10-26 by Walter Blume
     2009-10-10 by Brian Molloy
     2010-02-23 by Kevin Kurtz
     2010-09-11 by Dennis Stewart
     2010-10-03 by John Hasch
     2010-10-30 by Tom Owen
     2011-05-05 by Richard Oestreicher
     2011-05-16 by Ryan Aschbrenner
     2011-06-08 by Douglas Knipple
     2012-04-21 by William Musser
     2013-02-03 by Jenn Grayson
     2013-07-13 by Dennis Stewart
     2014-03-15 by Jason Vogler
     2014-06-22 by Jens Midthun
     2015-04-06 by Curtis Bowden

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (293 total)

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Missouri state high point plaque at Taum Sauk (2010-10-30). Photo by Tom Owen.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 512 ft/156 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 522 ft/159 m
  Key Col: 1260 ft/384 m
Isolation148.12 mi/238.38 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Blue Mountain-Strand Knob  (SW)
Isolation Limit Point: 35° 52' 24'' N; 92° 21' 50'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Ozark Highlands
Range4: Ozark Plateau
Range5: Saint Francois Mountains (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

White [AR-MO]
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapIronton O37090e6 1:24,000
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Other Photos

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Me on the summit of Taum Sauk Mountain with Juneau (2009-10-10). Photo by Brian Molloy.
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