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Alexander County - two areas near Dago Hill (840+ feet)

Bond County - two areas (670+ feet)

Clay County - one area (645+ feet)

Clinton County - two areas (595+ feet)

Crawford County - one area (640+ feet)

Edwards County - one area (590+ feet)

Effingham County - one area with BM Mound (682 feet)

Fayette County - one area (710+ feet)

Franklin County - one area with spot elevation (604+ feet)

Gallatin County - High Knob (929 feet)

Hamilton County - one area (630+ feet)

Hardin County - liner on High Knob (880+ feet)

Jackson County - one area (840+ feet)

Jasper County - two areas (625+ feet)

Jefferson County - five areas (640+ feet)

Johnson County - two areas (860+ feet)

Lawrence County - one area at Red Hills Chapel (630+ feet)

Madison County - one area with spot elevation (662+ feet)

Marion County - two areas (655+ feet)

Massac County - three areas (590+ feet)

Monroe County - one area (830+ feet)

Perry County - two areas (600+ feet)

Pope County - Williams Hill (1,064+ feet)

Pulaski County - two areas (520+ feet)

Randolph County - two areas (740+ feet)

Richland County - one area with benchmark (601+ feet)

Saint Clair County - one area (700+ feet)

Saline County - Horton Hill (1,000+ feet)

Union County - Bald Knob (1,020+ feet)

Wabash County - two areas (590+ feet)

Washington County - two areas (600+ feet)

Wayne County - two areas (600+ feet)

White County - Boyd Hill (580+ feet)

Williamson County - two areas (720+ 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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