Hawkeye Point, Iowa

Prominence: 40 ft, 12 m

Elevation: 1670 feet, 509 meters

True Isolation: 4.48 mi, 7.21 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 1671 ft / 509 m
Local or Alternate Name(s)Alternate: Sterler Farm
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)43° 27' 37'' N, 95° 42' 32'' W
43.460154, -95.708891 (Dec Deg)
280853 E 4815481 N, Zone 15 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIowa (Highest Point)
County/Second Level RegionOsceola (Highest Point)

Search Engines - search the web for "Hawkeye Point":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search

Other Web Sites
     Hawkeye Point at
     Hawkeye Point at
     Weather for Hawkeye Point at Trip Report for Osceola, IA by Daniel Fleischmann Trip Report for Osceola, IA by Carl Millsap Trip Report for Osceola, IA by Wayne Lowen Trip Report for Osceola, IA by Brennan Connelly Trip Report for Osceola, IA by Thomas Harper

Weather and Snow
     National Weather Service Forecast
     NOAA Snow Depth Map

Lists that contain Hawkeye Point:
     Contiguous 48 U.S. State High Points (Rank #40)
     U.S. State High Points (Rank #42)
     United States State/Territory High Points (Rank #45)
     EPIC List - States of the USA (Rank #68)
     Combined USA-Canada-Mexico State/Province High Points (Rank #83)
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #198)
     Midwest USA CoHPs (Rank #278)
     Iowa County High Points (Rank #1)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Fifty State Summits, Guide with Maps to State Highpoints (Zumwalt)
       Highpoints of the United States: A Guide to the Fifty State Summits (Holmes)
       Highpoint Adventures: The Complete Guide to the 50 State Highpoints (Winger)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 590
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 556)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1989-06-25 by Greg Slayden
     1991-07-17 by Dennis Stewart
     1998-05-20 by Scott Surgent
     2005-06-30 by Jamie Bakken
     2007-07-08 by Gustav Sexauer
     2011-07-12 by Dennis Stewart
     2011-09-03 by Dave Dunham
     2012-06-14 by Alan Barber
     2012-07-07 by Andrew DeFeo
     2012-12-10 by Scott Angus (GPS Track)
     2014-08-24 by Ryan Eckstein
     2014-09-29 by Trevor Kent
     2014-12-12 by David Odenwalder
     2015-10-28 by Ryan Turner (GPS Track)
     2016-02-21 by Gustav Sexauer
     2017-02-18 by Mike Zampino
     2017-10-21 by Sarah Engel
     2018-10-16 by Craig Barrett
     2018-12-14 by Jason Vogler
     2020-05-24 by Stephen Pardo (GPS Track)
     2020-08-07 by David Ohmer
     2020-09-04 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2021-06-07 by William Musser

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Hawkeye Point
     Elevation Ladder from Hawkeye Point
     Prominence Ladder from Hawkeye Point

Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Great Highpoint marker with signs to many other highpoints (2017-02-18). Photo by Kelli Allstot.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Web Map LinksPeakfinder Panorama
GeoHack Links   CalTopo   MyTopo   Bing Maps
Google Maps   Open Street Map
ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 40 ft/12 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 50 ft/15 m
  Line Parent: Pipestone County High Point
  Key Col: Saint Croix Lake-Brule River    1630 ft/497 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 4.48 mi/7.21 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 43.525, -95.71
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Okabena Hill  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Great Plains
Range4: Northern US Great Plains
Range5: Sioux River Upland
Drainage BasinsMissouri
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapSibley East O43095d6 1:24,000
Route #1 Paved Road
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
Dynamic Map

 Hawkeye Point    Other Peaks
Click Here for a Full Screen Map

Other Photos

Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Fall morning sunrise near Hawkeye Point, IA (2018-10-16). Photo by Craig Barrett.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Hawkeye Point Iowa (2020-12-17). Photo by Mark Swiontek.
Click here for larger-size photo.

This page has been served 32280 times since 2004-11-01.

Copyright © 1987-2021 by All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service