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ericwillhite2nd for the day  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 5, 2014


Did Mt. Arvon in MI that morning. Trees are starting to block the views from the wood tower. http://www.willhiteweb.com/state_highpoint/wisconsin/timms_hill_150.htm
Posted Aug 7, 2014 11:25 pm

AliMc929HP #6  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 24, 2014


Hiked with my brother. Had some lovely views of the surrounding area from the top of the tower. I wish I had brought a notebook with me to leave there, since the climbers log was pretty full.
Posted Aug 4, 2014 11:29 pm

Paul McClellanNice Tower View  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 17, 2014

Paul McClellan

Followed excellent directions to the parking area and had a quick hike to the towers. The wooden tower provided nice views of the area, otherwise the views would have been hidden by the dense forest. Saw one other party. DEET useful this time of year.
Posted Jul 14, 2014 1:34 pm

Jimmy RiversState HP #40  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 15, 2014

Jimmy Rivers

This was a very easy peak to find, well marked on the roads. Located inside its own state park, Timms Hill had some views from the top of the observation tower. Nice to check it off our list. We drove to this, as well as Mt Arvon, MI in the same day. State HP #40......i cannot believe it, 80% of the way, WOHOOOO!!
Posted Jul 6, 2014 2:29 am

VanProosdyHP #2  Sucess!


Gorgeous area in the autumn season. Thoroughly enjoyed the visit.
Posted Jun 10, 2014 5:21 pm

IdahoScottHighpoint #9  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 7, 2003


After successfully "summitting" Illinois, I hammered the rental car north to hit Wisconsin later that same day. I left the supplemental oxygen canister in the car for the climb up the tower.
Posted Apr 7, 2014 6:07 pm

WZimmermanTimms Hill  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 31, 2011


As another climber put it, this is an "unremarkable bump". All due respect given, common logic might suggest that the state/county do some site-leveling excavation work at Timm's Hill (1956 ft) so that the summit of the more dramatic/prominent and essentially equal-elevation Rib Mountain (1924 ft) becomes the state high point.
Posted Oct 19, 2013 11:01 am

skinnywhitecomicHP #31  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 11, 2013


Hiked the small trail up and climbed the wooden tower. I thought about ascending the steel tower, but looked a little too precarious for me. Passed some Amish folks on the way up. Very pleasant day and experience.
Posted Sep 13, 2013 12:14 pm

Bark EaterGreat Lakes Road Trip  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 3, 2013

Bark Eater

Wonderful place. Stayed in the Northern Pines cabin at Bass Lake. Very peaceful. #33HP for me. With Lillian, friends John and Barb, and pups.
Posted Sep 10, 2013 6:56 am

Judd97State HP #19  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 1, 2013


Nice area; first time in northern Wisconsin.
Posted Sep 2, 2013 12:47 am

MJSU.S. Highpoint #2  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 19, 2013


Solo trip. Drove up from Wauwatosa, WI in the morning. Beautiful day. Camped at Council Grounds State Park that evening before heading up to Mount Arvon.
Posted Aug 22, 2013 12:43 pm

IagosGhostBeautiful Views  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 6, 2013


Another easy HP for the family (#7.) My 13 y.o. son and 11 y.o. daughter and I climbed the radio tower for some awesome views of the Wisconsin countryside. The rest of the family climbed the wooden tower.

Afterward, we stopped in Tomahawk and ate some burgers and cheese curds at Dogs 'n Suds. Very yummy! Then we drove on to Rhinelander for the night where we learned about the legend of the Hodag! The next day we headed for the Michigan high point.
Posted Aug 16, 2013 1:27 pm

DarrenKnezekHP#17  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 27, 2013
Drove the night before to near the hill summited first thing in the morning. The tower at the top was an absolute blast!!! Headed to Michingan's next.
Posted Jul 1, 2013 9:41 pm

xbaghatforty-two  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 1, 2013


Posted Jun 14, 2013 5:45 pm

joseyinnetbeautiful tamarack  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Nov 30, 2009


really misty, but the tamarack were a beautiful yellow.
Posted Mar 26, 2013 4:30 pm

jeffh25HP # 31  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 2, 2012


First of 2 HP's that day. Pretty place and a nice little park.
Posted Aug 7, 2012 9:35 pm

Stu BrandelLaid Back Highpoint  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 24, 2012

Stu Brandel

A beautiful, laid back area, Willl come back and make a day hiking arouund the area.
Posted May 25, 2012 4:31 pm

vbeckman74Let's Fry Some Cheese  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 21, 2009


Go to the nearby coffee shop and get a piece of their outstanding pie.
Posted Aug 21, 2011 6:57 pm

xpdaWisconsin  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 12, 1997


Climbed both towers
Posted Aug 10, 2011 5:17 pm

hikelasvegasHP #7  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 9, 2011


whop whop
#7 for me. the best part is we climbed with some wonderful friends. the day was beautiful, weather was gorgeous.
Posted Jul 14, 2011 12:52 am

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