Mount Jackson, Indiana

Prominence: 60 ft, 19 m

Elevation: 750+ feet, 229+ meters

True Isolation: 0.14 mi, 0.22 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 750 - 760 ft
    (10-foot closed contour)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)41° 39' 46'' N, 87° 3' 2'' W
41.66275, -87.050656 (Dec Deg)
495783 E 4612334 N, Zone 16 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPorter

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 28
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2013-04-15 by Quincy Koetz
     2015-08-25 by Ben Lostracco
     2015-10-13 by David Parratt
     2017-09-03 by Dan Petit

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This is the third dune within the Indiana Dunes State Park that is listed at an extremely low elevation (176 feet). I believe the elevations they quote represent prominence above Lake Michigan. Topo maps show a 750+ foot contour for Mount Jackson.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 60 ft/19 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 80 ft/25 m
  Key Col: 690 ft/210 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.14 mi/0.22 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 41.6642, -87.0525
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Holden  (NW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Midwest-Great Lakes Area
Range4: Lower Peninsula-Heartland
Range5: Michigan Lower Peninsula
Drainage BasinsLake Michigan
Lake Huron
St. Clair River
Lake St. Clair
Lake Erie
Lake Ontario
St. Lawrence
Gulf of St. Lawrence
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Indiana Dunes National Park
Topo MapDune Acres O41087f1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Bob Schwab.

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