Boston Mountains

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointBuffalo Lookout (2561 ft/781 m)
CountriesUnited States
States/ProvincesArkansas (78%), Oklahoma (19%), Missouri (3%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area16,712 sq mi / 43,284 sq km
Area may include lowland areas
Extent133 mi / 213 km North-South
225 mi / 363 km East-West
Center Lat/Long35° 42' N; 93° 17' W
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Map of Boston Mountains
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Boston Mountains.
Ozark PlateauLevel 4 (Parent)
         Central Ozark PlateauLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Saint Francois MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Boston MountainsLevel 5
         Ozark Plateau FoothillsLevel 5 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Boston Mountains

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NameftmRange6
1.Buffalo Lookout2561781 
2.Yates Benchmark2560+780+ 
3.Madison County High Point2515767 
4.Turner Ward Knob2463751 
5.Isaac Knob2447746 
6.Reeves Mountain2440+744+ 
7.Whiting Mountain2416736 
8.Shepherd Mountain2414736 
9.Hare Mountain2393729 
10.Temple Hill2382726 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Boston Mountains

Iceledo Mountain
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Looking north from just north of the summit (2020-03-11). Photo by Ben Lostracco.
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Whitney Mountain
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View of Beaver Lake from Whitney Mountain, AR (2015-05-12). Photo by Austin Hunt.
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