Crooks Tower, South Dakota

Prominence: 517 ft, 157 m

Elevation: 7137 feet, 2175 meters

Approx. Isolation: 16.05 mi, 25.82 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 7139 ft / 2176 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)44° 9' 22'' N; 103° 55' 7'' W
44.156188, -103.918562 (Dec Deg)
586476E 4889789N Zone 13 (UTM)
This peak has 2 other candidate high point areas:
AreaElevationMap NameMap View
Main Summit7137Crooks Tower
Area 27120Crooks Tower
Area 37120Crooks Tower
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceSouth Dakota
County/Second Level RegionLawrence (Highest Point)
City/TownSouth Lawrence

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     Crooks Tower at Trip Report for Lawrence, SD by David Olson Trip Report for Lawrence, SD by Michael Schwartz Trip Report for Lawrence, SD by Dave Covill Trip Report for Lawrence, SD by John and Kathy Mitchler

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Lists that contain Crooks Tower:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #386)
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #71)
     South Dakota County High Points (Rank #2)
     Midwest USA CoHPs (Rank #2)
     Black Hills 6500-foot Peaks (Rank #4)
     Top 10 Elevation Grid for U.S. States (Rank #138)
     Top 10 County High Points Grid for U.S. States (Rank #129)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-05-03 by Gustav Sexauer
     2015-06-27 by Lupe Lunde

View ascents of peak by registered members (42 total)

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Black Hills, SD Expedition No. 59 - Lupe on top of Crooks Tower. Photo is looking NNE (2013-05-18). Photo by Lupe Lunde.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 517 ft/157 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 537 ft/163 m
  Line Parent: Odakota Mountain
  Key Col: 6620 ft/2018 m
Isolation16.05 mi/25.82 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Green Mountain  (SSE)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Great Plains
Range4: Black Hills
Range5: Northern Black Hills (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsMissouri
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Black Hills National Forest
Topo MapCrooks Tower O44103b8 1:24,000
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