Okmulgee County Highpoint Trip Report
one area (1,077 ft)
Date: November 27, 2004
Author: David Olson
The roads shown near the HP on the 7.5-minute map have been superseded by new road building and have
been abandoned. Use both the 100K and 7.5-minute maps. The roads shown on both maps near the HP
should be ignored. Roads shown only on the 100K map are correct.
I had used a photocopy of the 7.5-minute map and came from the north. I encountered a locked gate and
hiked up the 250 feet gain from there, to find exurban development. Because of uncertainty, I climbed
Here is the recommended route. Start in the town of Mounds OK. Go south on Alternate US 75 (old US
highway 75). One mile south of the Creek/Okmulgee county line turn right (west) on Hectorville Road.
Go 2.6 miles west to North 153rd Road. Turn right (north) and go 0.6 mile to a T-junction.
Turn left and go about 1.8 miles to a left turn, signed "Adams Road."
Go about 0.3 mile to the access road for the Quail Creek water tank.
Look for the HP in the woods behind the water tank.