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Adair County - eight areas (1,460+ feet)

Adams County - two areas (1,340+ feet)

        No trip reports have been posted.

Audubon County - eight areas (1,540+ feet)

Boone County - three areas (1,250+ feet)

Buena Vista County - four areas, one with benchmark 1542 (1,540+ feet)

Calhoun County - three areas (1,270+ feet)

Carroll County - four areas (1,560+ feet)

Cass County - three areas (1,460+ feet)

Cherokee County - one area at east county boundary (1,520+ feet)

Clarke County - 20 areas, one with spot elevation 1223 (1,220+ feet)

Clay County - two areas (1,480+ feet)

Crawford County - one area (1,560+ feet)

Dallas County - two areas (1,150+ feet) and six areas (1,140+ feet)

Decatur County - one area (1,200+ feet)

        No trip reports have been posted.

Dickinson County - one area (1,570+ feet)

Emmet County - one area (1,560+ feet)

Fremont County - one area (1,290+ feet)

        No trip reports have been posted.

Greene County - five areas (1,230+ feet)

Guthrie County - 17 areas (1,500+ feet)

Hamilton County - eight areas, one with spot elevation 1262 (1,260+ feet)

Hancock County - Pilot Knob (1,450+ feet)

Harrison County - 22 areas (1,440+ feet)

Humboldt County - one area at west county boundary (1,240+ feet)

Ida County - 22 areas (1,540+ feet)

Kossuth County - one area (1,320+ feet)

Lyon County - three areas (1,580+ feet)

Madison County - 26 areas, one with spot elevation 1265 (1,260+ feet)

Mills County - three areas including spot elevation 1344 and benchmark Beacon (1,340+ feet)

        No trip reports have been posted.

Monona County - three areas (1,480+ feet)

Montgomery County - seven areas (1,300+ feet)

O'Brien County - one area at north county boundary (1,580+ feet)

Osceola County - Hawkeye Point (1,670 feet and State Highpoint)

Page County - seven areas (1,250+ feet)

        No trip reports have been posted.

Palo Alto County - one area (1,530+ feet)

Plymouth County - three areas, one with benchmark Coad (1,520+ feet)

Pocahontas County - one area at county boundary (1,380+ feet)

Polk County - 13 areas (1,040+ feet)

        No trip reports have been posted.

Pottawattamie County - 12 areas (1,360+ feet)

Ringgold County - six areas (1,280+ feet)

        No trip reports have been posted.

Sac County - one area (1,560+ feet)

Shelby County - two areas (1,520+ feet)

Sioux County - three areas (1,490+ feet)

Story County - eight areas (1,160+ feet)

        No trip reports have been posted.

Taylor County - 70 areas, one with spot elevation 1305 (1,300+ feet)

Union County - two areas (1,360+ feet)

        No trip reports have been posted.

Warren County - one area (1,100+ feet)

Webster County - four areas (1,230+ feet)

Winnebago County - two areas (1,370+ feet)

Woodbury County - one area (1,520+ feet)

Wright County - one area (1,290+ feet)


Attempting to reach some of the points listed in this web site can be dangerous, and could lead to accidents resulting in injury or death. Some of the summits lie in rugged and isolated regions, where even minor mishaps can escalate into a life threatening crisis. Other locations lie on private property, military bases, and other areas where access is restricted. Trespassing in these areas can result in being arrested, shot at, or worse. Right of access to these areas is constantly changing, and access in the past does not guarantee present access. By use of this web page, the reader hereby releases the trip report authors, trip report compiler, and webmaster from liability for any injury, including but not limited to monetary loss, death, and other damages that might in any way be connected with this web site.

FAIR WARNING: These are "armchair mountaineer" articles, an offering for amusement, not action. Many of these peaks are potentially life threatening, or are on private property. Adequate mountaineer training and/or owner's permission are required if you choose to pursue this list. The authors cited on this page accept no responsibility for injury, or any liability related to these route descriptions.

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