Cook County High Point, Illinois

Prominence: 170 ft, 52 m

Elevation: 950+ feet, 290+ meters

True Isolation: 5.26 mi, 8.46 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 950 - 960 ft
    (10-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 950 ft / 290 m
    (Range 950 - 960 ft)
Peak TypeUnnamed High Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)42° 7' 28'' N, 88° 14' 15'' W
42.124567, -88.237406 (Dec Deg)
397720 E 4664348 N, Zone 16 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionCook (Highest Point)

Search Engines - search the web for "Cook County High Point":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search

Other Web Sites
     Cook County High Point at Trip Report for Cook, IL by Roy Wallen Trip Report for Cook, IL by Ron Tagliapietra

Weather and Snow
     National Weather Service Forecast
     NOAA Snow Depth Map

Lists that contain Cook County High Point:
     Great Lakes CoHPs (Rank #61)
     Illinois County High Points (Rank #17)
     Midwest USA CoHPs (Rank #847)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 51
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 48)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2007-06-24 by Joe Lill
     2014-07-12 by JohnE Sarna (GPS Track)
     2014-10-19 by Greg Slayden
     2015-03-25 by Andrew Mack
     2016-06-21 by William Musser
     2019-12-09 by Wayne Snyder (GPS Track)
     2020-11-22 by Gustav Sexauer
     2021-07-31 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Cook County High Point
     Elevation Ladder from Cook County High Point
     Prominence Ladder from Cook County High Point

Click on photo for original larger-size version.
On the high point of Cook County; left image is my friend, Dennis, with the Helm Woods Nature Preserve behind (where we came from); right image is one of the houses in the opposite direction (2014-07-12). Photo by JohnE Sarna.
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: 170 ft/52 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 190 ft/58 m
  Key Col: 780 ft/238 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 5.26 mi/8.46 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 42.1167, -88.3392
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Kane County High Point  (WSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Midwest-Great Lakes Area
Range4: Upper Mississippi Area
Range5: Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains
Drainage BasinsIllinois
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapStreamwood O42088a2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
Dynamic Map

 Cook County High Point    Other Peaks
Click Here for a Full Screen Map

This page has been served 11883 times since 2004-11-01.

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