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Government Rock, Illinois


Prominence: 81 ft, 24 m

Elevation: 831+ feet, 253+ meters


True Isolation: 1.23 mi, 1.98 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 831 - 851 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 34' 33'' N, 89° 26' 8'' W
37.575825, -89.435534 (Dec Deg)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIllinois
County/Second Level RegionUnion
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 1
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 1)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2020-10-18 by Walter Blume (GPS Track)

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Summit of Government Rock has the remains of a fireplace (2020-10-18). Photo by Walter Blume.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 81 ft/24 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 111 ft/33 m
  Key Col: 750 ft/229 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.23 mi/1.98 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.5908, -89.4233
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Clear Springs Wilderness High Point  (NNE)
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
OwnershipLand: Shawnee National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: LaRue Pine Hills/Otter Pond RNA
Topo MapWolf Lake O37089e4 1:24,000
Data SourcePartially verified user peak addition
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Doug Melton.
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