Morton Hill, Nebraska

Do not trespass to access this peak.

Prominence: 400 ft, 122 m

Elevation: 4300+ feet, 1311+ meters

True Isolation: 43.65 mi, 70.24 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4300 - 4320 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 4302 ft / 1312 m
    (Range 4302 - 4322 ft)
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)42° 16' 0'' N, 102° 14' 0'' W
42.266536, -102.233376 (Dec Deg)
728175 E 4683077 N, Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSheridan (Highest Point)
City/TownSouth Sheridan

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Lists that contain Morton Hill:
     EPIC List - States of the USA (Rank #38)
     Most Isolated Peaks of the U.S. States (Rank #45)
     Midwest USA CoHPs (Rank #14)
     Nebraska County High Points (Rank #9)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 18
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 17)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2004-05-20 by Scott Surgent

Nearby Peak Searches:
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     Elevation Ladder from Morton Hill
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The landowner of this peak has become concerned about people trespassing on his land to get to Morton Hill. Please be respectful of private property and either contact the landowner, or else the county highpointing community to get information or permission.

It is possible an agreement can be reached to allow some kind of access in the near future if liability issues are worked out. Do not jeopardize this opportunity by trespassing.

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 400 ft/122 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 440 ft/134 m
  Key Col: 3900 ft/1189 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 43.65 mi/70.24 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 42.6242, -102.9375
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Reilly Hill  (SW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Great Plains
Range4: Central Great Plains
Range5: Sand Hills
Drainage Basins
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapArgo Hill O42102c2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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