Charles Mound

Charles Mound is the highpoint of Illinois. It is

a high hill located in the Northwestern part of the state, near the Wisconsin state line.

Elevation (feet): 1,235
Elevation (meters): 376
Continent: North America
Country: United States
State: Illinois
Latitude: 42.504146
Longitude: -90.239765
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: Jan, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

Thanks to Terrill Thompson for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There is one trip report for Charles Mound.

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  • Log #21879 - by Caj E Svensson on Feb 11, 2010
    A hike from the road as the highpoint owner finds visitors disturbing. We could not see the owner's house form the highpoint. For me, Illinois was hp #37, and the first of six during a 2,500 mile...