Polk County Highpoint Trip Report
three areas (1,780+ feet)
Date: September 26, 2008
Author: Bill Schuler
Clarks Quad - sections 31, 32 and 6
Coleman Atlas page 64-A4
At the junction of US-30 and 25th Road just northeast of the town of Clarks,
zero your odometer.
0.0   US-30 and 25th Road Go south on the dirt 25th Road.
0.8   Dirt becomes pavement Continue straight ahead.
2.0   NE-92 Turn left (east).
4.4   CR-C Turn right (south).
7.4   CR-127 Turn right on dirt (west).
8.4   CR-B Junction containing BM 1763. The high points are southwest,
northwest and northeast from here Turn left (south).
Just past a farmhouse, Area #1 is in a wheat field to the right (west) about
0.25 mile away. I got permission, hopped the fence and bagged it.
Back at your car, turn around and return to the CR-127/CR-B junction (north).
9.0   Junction Turn left (west) on CR-127.
I hiked 0.2 mile right (north) through a bean field to Area #2 and back the same way.
Return to the CR-127/CR-B junction (east).
9.4   Junction Turn left (north) on CR-B.
Area #3 is to the right (east). Hike only 0.1 mile east. I hopped a low fence
and walked through another bean field. Thats it. Claim the county.
I felt lucky, finding wheat and beans. The whole area was 90% planted in corn.