Yankee Ridge, Illinois

Prominence: 120 ft, 37 m

Elevation: 855 feet, 261 meters

True Isolation: 19.65 mi, 31.62 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 855 ft / 261 m
Local or Alternate Name(s)High Point Name: Champaign County High Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 10' 53'' N, 88° 19' 5'' W
40.18151, -88.31805 (Dec Deg)
387788 E 4448736 N, Zone 16 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionChampaign (Highest Point)

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     Yankee Ridge at Trip Report for Champaign, IL by John Mitchler

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Lists that contain Yankee Ridge:
     Illinois County High Points (Rank #31)
     Midwest USA CoHPs (Rank #925)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 33
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 31)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2014-04-28 by Richard Oestreicher
     2019-11-03 by Walter Blume

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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
X marks the spot. There are No Trespassing signs posted, but it seemed harmless enough to walk up there (2019-11-03). Photo by Walter Blume.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 120 ft/37 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 120 ft/37 m
  Key Col: 735 ft/224 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 19.65 mi/31.62 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 40.4317, -88.4958
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    McLean County High Point  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Midwest-Great Lakes Area
Range4: Lower Peninsula-Heartland
Range5: South and Central Illinois
Drainage BasinsMississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapRising O40088b3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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