Hobe Benchmark, Florida

Prominence: 69 ft, 21 m

Elevation: 86 feet, 26 meters

True Isolation: 73.46 mi, 118.22 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 85 ft / 26 m
Peak TypeBenchmark/Trig Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)27° 1' 5'' N, 80° 6' 41'' W
27.018172, -80.111459 (Dec Deg)
588145 E 2988758 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMartin (Highest Point)

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     Hobe Benchmark at ListsOfJohn Trip Report for Martin, FL by Fred Lobdell Trip Report for Martin, FL by Gene Daniell

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Lists that contain Hobe Benchmark:
     Southeast U.S. Peaks with 50 Miles of Isolation (Rank #9)
     Top 10 Isolation Grid for U.S. States (Rank #82)
     Atlantic Coast CoHPs (Rank #46)
     Florida County High Points (Rank #49)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #1261)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 61
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 59)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2008-04-10 by John Moore
     2010-09-25 by William Musser
     2010-11-28 by Paul Barish
     2011-03-12 by Matt Larson
     2011-08-20 by J Mitchell
     2011-11-05 by Paul Barish
     2013-02-19 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2015-10-10 by Andy Hatzos (GPS Track)
     2018-05-07 by Andrew Karr (GPS Track)
     2019-02-06 by Dennis Stewart
     2021-02-26 by Harvey Sal
     2022-02-07 by Tom Layton
     2022-06-28 by Ted Ehrlich
     2022-12-29 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)

Nearby Peak Searches:
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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
"Hobe Mountain" Observation Tower sits on an ancient 86 feet ancient sand dune. The highest natural ground south of Lake Okeechobee (2022-12-29). Photo by Steven Fishback.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 69 ft/21 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 69 ft/21 m
  Key Col: 17 ft/5 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 73.46 mi/118.22 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 27.142573, -81.295266
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Highlands County High Point  (W)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Piedmont-Southeast Coast
Range4: Southeast Coast
Range5: Florida Peninsula
Drainage BasinsEverglades
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Jonathan Dickinson State Park
Topo MapHobe Sound O27080a1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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