King Hill, Kansas

Prominence: 0 ft, 0 m

Elevation: 2080+ feet, 634+ meters

True Isolation: 0.35 mi, 0.57 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 2080 - 2100 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 8' 4'' N, 99° 11' 6'' W
39.134519, -99.185126 (Dec Deg)
484000 E 4331721 N, Zone 14 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionRooks

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 1
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2015-07-31 by Michael Schwartz

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This otherwise undistinguished hill in central Kansas is noteworthy to film buffs who are fans of the 1973 film, "Paper Moon." The iconic final scene of the protagonists driving south down the hill in a truck toward a seemingly endless horizon was filmed at this spot.
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Looking down King Hill---the vista shown in the final moments of "Paper Moon." (2015-07-31). Photo by Michael Schwartz.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 0 ft/0 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 40 ft/12 m
  Key Col: 2080 ft/634 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.35 mi/0.57 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 39.1392, -99.1825
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Rooks County High Point  (NNE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Great Plains
Range4: Central Great Plains
Range5: East Kansas-Nebraska Plains
Drainage BasinsKansas
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapCodell O39099b2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Michael Schwartz.
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