Hoosier Hill Climber's Log

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McCannster - Nov 25, 2011 10:02 am Date Climbed: Nov 18, 2011

Indiana highpoint  Sucess!

This was a pretty cool highpoint, and good thing too, because I wasn't too impressed with Indiana until we got to the highpoint.


Eleutheros - Nov 18, 2011 10:59 am Date Climbed: Nov 17, 2011


Drove 4 hours for this one. Enjoyed a beer at "the top" where it was sunny, windy and cold... Incredible cornfield vistas.


vbeckman74 - Aug 21, 2011 5:26 pm Date Climbed: Jul 22, 2009

Wet Corn  Sucess!

Lots of rain and soggy corn.


xpda - Aug 10, 2011 5:10 pm Date Climbed: Jun 17, 1995

Indiana  Sucess!

With Jess, Rick, Mary, and Tim, at night.


climbmn - Aug 9, 2011 7:33 pm Date Climbed: Aug 5, 2010

HP#11  Sucess!

Nice day on our way to through Indiana.


markowens - Aug 7, 2011 9:05 am Date Climbed: Aug 1, 2011

Hoosier Hill  Sucess!

This was SHP #16 for me. There is a register to sign. (thanks to the person that maintains it) On the day I was there a couple of others had signed in as well. The locals must think we are crazy!


kavak - Aug 2, 2011 5:13 pm Date Climbed: Jul 18, 2011

Off of Elliot Road  Sucess!

Pleasant drive from I-70 brought us to Indiana's highest point. Heck, it was even the first time being in the state. Walked a looped path thru the woods and saw no higher ground than what is marked.

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Bark Eater - May 6, 2011 1:40 pm Date Climbed: May 5, 2011

Great day!  Sucess!

Beautiful spring day, no bugs. #24 for me, #11 for Lillian. Met fellow highpointers Mary and Bob from western Mass. at the "summit". It was #16 for them. Had great burgers complete with car hops at Jim's Place in Greenville, OH on our way to Campbell Hill.


islandborn11 - Apr 20, 2011 12:09 am Date Climbed: Apr 19, 2011

Torrential weather  Sucess!

Drove over there today from Dayton in ridiculous driving rain. If you didn't know ahead, you would never find it as all the signs are missing. Got pretty wet but another one marked off the list.


Judd97 - Nov 7, 2010 9:11 pm Date Climbed: Nov 6, 2010

State HP#8  Sucess!

Eighth highpoint! Love the road to the point, almost thought I was going to go airborne a few times!


BConley - Aug 17, 2010 7:53 am Date Climbed: Aug 16, 2010

HP #7  Sucess!

Easy to find. Road sign at actual HP missing as well as actual 'summit' sign. It's just a wooden post with the name and elevation written in pen.


MtnManHP - Aug 13, 2010 7:52 pm Date Climbed: Aug 2, 2010

HP#6  Sucess!

Just drove from Ohio's HP. I was disappointed that the sign was missing at the actual HP. The bugs were bad. Next HP will be Black MTN in Kentucky.


Hotoven - Aug 11, 2010 3:34 pm Date Climbed: Aug 1, 2010

First high point of my summer road trip!  Sucess!

Tons of bugs and not a good view. The road driving from it was a fun experience though!


xDoogiex - Aug 11, 2010 1:51 am Date Climbed: Aug 1, 2010

HP #10  Sucess!

We accidently went here instead of OH's first. We were then attacked by killer flying bugs. we barely made it out alive. 1st of 10 HP's of the trip


mlandau3 - Jul 31, 2010 4:48 pm Date Climbed: Jul 9, 2010

First Of Eleven This Trip  Sucess!

Not too much to say about this one.


jeffh25 - Jul 29, 2010 9:15 pm Date Climbed: Jul 23, 2010

HP # 20  Sucess!

Got eaten up by the highest mosquito's in Indiana and saw some huge corn. Good job of working with what you've got Indiana and making the Highpoint a nice little place too.


argothor - May 31, 2010 8:31 pm Date Climbed: May 19, 2010

#7  Sucess!

Hoosier was my 3rd highpoint for this trip, and first of the day. I had planned to do 3 more this day, but only got Ohio's and West Virginia's - Maryland's would have to wait until the next day.

Nothing terribly exciting about Hoosier Hill - just a wooded lot next to a corn or bean field. Certainly no vast vistas.


skinnywhitecomic - May 29, 2010 6:28 pm Date Climbed: May 29, 2010

HP #24  Sucess!

My friend and I were up for the Indy 500, and decided to bag this on the same weekend. #24!


davebobk47 - Apr 21, 2010 11:24 am Date Climbed: Apr 6, 2010

Nice Day  Sucess!

Quick trip from Dayton. Easy to find, nicely maintained area, good weather.


theREALCarpeDM - Apr 18, 2010 12:17 pm Date Climbed: Dec 22, 2009

Hoosier boy on top  Sucess!

I grew up in Indiana, but never visited Hoosier Hill until this past Xmas. I went with my dad and nephew and got Campbell Hill as well. Luckily, we all made it to the "summit" -- having used all our strength and stamina to withstand the brutal forces of nature working against us for that ~20 yard walk from the car.

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