Timms Hill

Timms Hill is the highest natural point in the U.S. state of Wisconsin.[3] Located in north-central Wisconsin in Timms Hill County Park in the Town of Hill in Price County, Timms Hill has an elevation of 1,951.5 ft (595 m). It is less than 1 mile (1.6 km) south of Highway 86, about midway between Ogema and Spirit and about 23 miles (37 km) west of Tomahawk.[4]

Timms Hill
Timms Hill, Wisconsin.JPG
Timms Hill, Wisconsin, July 2014.
Highest point
Elevation1,951.5 ft (594.8 m) [1]
Prominence425 ft (130 m) [2]
ListingU.S. state high point 39th
Coordinates45°27′03″N 90°11′43″W / 45.450884317°N 90.195397889°W / 45.450884317; -90.195397889Coordinates: 45°27′03″N 90°11′43″W / 45.450884317°N 90.195397889°W / 45.450884317; -90.195397889[1]
Geography
Timms Hill is located in Wisconsin
Timms Hill
Timms Hill
Wisconsin
LocationPrice County, Wisconsin, US
Topo mapUSGS Timms Hill
Climbing
Easiest routeHike

A public lookout tower is atop the hill. Visible to the southeast is Rib Mountain (elev. 1,924 ft, 586 m), 44 miles away by line of sight.[citation needed]

The 10-mile (16 km) Timms Hill Trail connects to the Ice Age Trail,[5] a National Scenic Trail stretching 1,200 miles (1,900 km) across glacial terrain in Wisconsin.

The tower at the top of Timms Hill.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Ogema". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-26.
  2. ^ "Timms Hill, Wisconsin". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2012-10-17.
  3. ^ "Timms Hill (Wisconsin)". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  4. ^ Department of Transportation-Price County
  5. ^ Timm's Hill Trail Web Site

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