Key Col for Medicine Mountain

Col Elevation: 6560- feet, 1999- meters

Key Col for:Medicine Mountain  (6878 ft/2096 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 6560 - 6520 ft
    (40-foot contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)43° 55' 6'' N, 103° 43' 17'' W
43.918271, -103.721361 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 318 ft/97 m
Optimistic: 358 ft/109 m
Average: 338 ft/103 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Copper Mountain
Prominence Parent: Odakota Mountain
Island Parent: Odakota Mountain
Ridgewalk Distance:2.55 mi/4.1 km
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceSouth Dakota
County/Second Level RegionPennington

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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Great Plains
Range4: Black Hills
Range5: Southern Black Hills
Drainage BasinsMissouri
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Black Hills National Forest
Topo MapMedicine Mountain    O43103h6    1:24,000

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Medicine Mountain to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Medicine Mountain6878318    
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)6560   0.640.64
(Ridge Junction)    0.681.32
(Ridge Junction)    0.812.13
LINE PARENT: Copper Mountain6920160  0.422.54
PROM PARENT: Odakota Mountain72001320    
ISLAND PARENT: Odakota Mountain72001320    

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