French Benchmark, Minnesota

Prominence: 163 ft, 50 m

Elevation: 1223 feet, 373 meters

True Isolation: 8.05 mi, 12.96 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 1223 ft / 373 m
Peak TypeBenchmark/Trig Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)45° 12' 54'' N, 94° 13' 29'' W
45.21491, -94.224647 (Dec Deg)
403841 E 5007554 N, Zone 15 (UTM)
This peak has 1 other candidate high point area(s):
AreaElevationMap NameMap View
Main Summit1223French Lake
Area 21220(+10)French Lake
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionWright (Highest Point)
City/TownFrench Lake

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 17
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 17)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2015-10-25 by Stacey Smith
     2018-06-18 by David Johnson (GPS Track)
     2020-04-25 by Eamon Kuhne
     2022-05-09 by Josh Sanders (GPS Track)
     2022-12-04 by Ian Ruohoniemi

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Wright County, MN (2015-10-25). Photo by Stacey Smith.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 163 ft/50 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 173 ft/53 m
  Key Col: 1060 ft/323 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 8.05 mi/12.96 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 45.24, -94.3858
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Powder Ridge  (WNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Midwest-Great Lakes Area
Range4: Upper Mississippi Area
Range5: Mississippi Headwaters
Drainage BasinsMississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapFrench Lake O45094b2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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