Elk Benchmark, South Dakota

Prominence: 829 ft, 253 m

Elevation: 5669 feet, 1728 meters

Approx. Isolation: 11.72 mi, 18.86 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5671 ft / 1729 m
Peak TypeUnnamed Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)43° 43' 41'' N; 104° 3' 0'' W
43.728063, -104.049951 (Dec Deg)
576517E 4842109N Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceSouth Dakota
County/Second Level RegionCuster
City/TownWest Custer

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2009-05-20 by Edward Earl

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This is the most prominent peak in Custer county SD. Key saddle is at (43.7129, -104.0205).
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 829 ft/253 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 849 ft/259 m
  Key Col: 4840 ft/1475 m
Isolation11.72 mi/18.86 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Lithograph Canyon Hillside  (E)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
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 MapClifton O43104f1 1:24,000
This peak was submitted to the database by Edward Earl.

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