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Hogback Mountain, Michigan


Prominence: 320 ft, 98 m

Elevation: 1220+ feet, 372+ meters


True Isolation: 1.43 mi, 2.3 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 1220 - 1240 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 1220 ft / 372 m
    (Range 1220 - 1240 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)46° 36' 18'' N, 87° 29' 22'' W
46.604915, -87.48949 (Dec Deg)
462513 E 5161378 N, Zone 16 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMichigan
County/Second Level RegionMarquette
City/TownMarquette chart twp
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 12
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 11)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2017-04-14 by Heather Anderson (GPS Track)
     2020-08-04 by Matthew Nagowski (GPS Track)

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Most "alpine" of any peak I've climbed in the midwest. Lack of vegetation at summit and proximity to Lake Superior makes for stunning views from the top.
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Summit of Hogback Mt (2017-04-14). Photo by Heather Anderson.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 320 ft/98 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 360 ft/110 m
  Key Col: 900 ft/274 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.43 mi/2.3 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 46.6017, -87.5192
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Ragged Hills  (W)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Midwest-Great Lakes Area
Range4: Superior Upland
Range5: Michigan Upper Peninsula
Drainage BasinsLake Superior
St. Marys
Lake Huron
St. Clair River
Lake St. Clair
Detroit
Lake Erie
Niagara
Lake Ontario
St. Lawrence
Gulf of St. Lawrence
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapMarquette O46087e4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Eric Brown.
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