Height of Land Lookout, Minnesota

Prominence: 675 ft, 206 m

Elevation: 2005 feet, 611 meters

True Isolation: 133.59 mi, 214.99 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 2006 ft / 611 m
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)47° 13' 54'' N, 95° 30' 13'' W
47.231729, -95.503485 (Dec Deg)
310500 E 5233956 N, Zone 15 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionClearwater (Highest Point)
City/TownLa Prairie

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Lists that contain Height of Land Lookout:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #581)
     USA/Canada Range4 High Points (Rank #193)
     USA Lower 48 Peaks with 100 miles of Isolation (Rank #27)
     Minnesota County High Points (Rank #3)
     USA Lower 48 Range4 High Points (Rank #102)
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #173)
     United States Peaks with 100 miles of Isolation (Rank #48)
     The USA Second Lap List (Rank #35)
     Midwest USA CoHPs (Rank #179)
     Midwest USA Top 25 by Prominence (Rank #24)
     North America Peaks with 200 km of Isolation (Rank #113)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2005-08-16 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     2014-05-03 by Gustav Sexauer

View ascents of peak by registered members (20 total)

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This point, located near the source of the Mississippi River, is one of the most isolated peaks in the United States--only 26 other summits in the "Lower 48" are more isolated. And it just beats out the 2000 feet mark, further adding to its appeal.

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In the grasp of a new morning atop Height of Land. (2017-10-16). Photo by Pat Wymore.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 675 ft/206 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 680 ft/207 m
  Key Col: Bowstring Lake    1330 ft/405 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 133.59 mi/214.99 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 45.731837, -97.271207
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Pleasant Peak  (SW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Midwest-Great Lakes Area
Range4: Upper Mississippi Area (Highest Point)
Range5: Mississippi Headwaters (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsRed [ND-MN-Can]
Lake Winnipeg
Hudson Bay
Hudson Strait
Labrador Sea
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: White Earth Indian Reservation (Highest Point)
Topo MapTulaby Lake O47095b5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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