Otter Tail County Highpoint Trip Report

two areas (1,790+ ft)

Date: September 27, 2005
Author: Bill Schuler

Delorme Atlas page 52
Inspiration Peak quadrangle Section 32 and Parker Prairie NW quadrangle Section 32

Driving directions

From I-94, exit 90 and MN-7 in Brandon, MN, zero odometer.

  0.0 I-94 and MN-7 - go north on MN-7.
12.1 Douglas/Otter Tail county line - MN-7 changes to Highway 87 - continue straight (north).
13.1 Highway 83 - turn right (east).
15.6 Highway 83 and Highway 59 in Urbank - turn left (north) on Highway 59.
20.7 Shiloh Ranch Road - dirt - turn right (east).
21.2 Road on left to the tower - locked gate - park.

Hiking directions

I used the road to climb to the top and roamed around a bit for the first area.
Then I walked the curved ridge west to a smaller tower for the second area.
I used my GPS to zero in on the actual high points.