Phelps County Highpoint Trip Report

one area on Bertrand Quad - Section 6 - at sewage disposal pond (2,530+ ft)

Date: September 23, 2006
Author: Bill Schuler

At the junction of US 6/34 and NE 23 in Holdrege, zero odometer.

0.0   US 6/34 and NE 23 - go northwest on NE 23 through the village of Bertrand.

14.8   Phelps/Gosper County line (Road 438) - turn left (south) on Road 438.

15.7   Dirt road at the southern edge of Highland Cemetery - Turn left (east) on the unsigned dirt road.

16.1   Rough track turns right at the edge of a Golf Course - Park here if low clearance vehicle or turn right (south) on track paralleling a wheat field.

16.3   Locked gate at a right turn - Park - Hike south crossing the fence to the high point at the pond - I walked around the pond to ensure hitting all natural high point areas. Return the same way.