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Hardwood Lookout, Ontario


Prominence: 0 m, 0 ft

Elevation: 473 meters, 1552 feet


Approx. Isolation: 10.77 km, 6.69 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)45° 31' 38'' N; 78° 42' 26'' W
45.527132, -78.707106 (Dec Deg)
679050E 5044068N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceOntario
County/Second Level RegionNipissing
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     2012-08-16 by Ben Lostracco

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The topographic map does not give the actual on ground contours. The Hardwood Lookout is a very pointed peak dropping 15-20 meters on all sides. It is capped with a 10 foot tall stone monument with a plaque giving tribute to Douglas McDonald Hains (1892-1955) for his efforts to conserve Canada's Resources of forest, field and stream. The actual High Point, located to one side of the monument, has numerous outstanding white pines, perhaps the largest/tallest white pines east of the Rockies.
The Park has an .8km loop trail complete with a guide book which corresponds with the numbered posts along the trail offering some insight into the ecology of the hardwood forest mixed with white pine.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 0 m/0 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 3 m/9 ft
  Key Col: 473 m/1552 ft
Isolation10.77 km/6.69 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Peak 564  (WNW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Midwest-Great Lakes Area
Range4: Southern Ontario
Drainage BasinsLake Huron
St. Clair River
Lake St. Clair
Detroit
Lake Erie
Niagara
Lake Ontario
St. Lawrence
Gulf of St. Lawrence
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Algonquin Provincial Park
Topo Map 31 E/10 1:50,000
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Ben Lostracco.



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