Rankin Ridge

Rankin Ridge is a 5,013 ft / 1,528 m mountain peak near Hot Springs, South Dakota, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 181st highest mountain in South Dakota and the 26169th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Point 4847 ft / 1477 m, Point 4860 ft / 1481 m, Lookout Point, Twin Sisters Range HP, Point 5316 ft / 1620 m, and Elk Mountain. Rankin Ridge belongs to the US National Park High Points Challenge peak list. See the Rankin Ridge map, 3D fly around, and the Rankin Ridge photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Rankin Ridge SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by susanjoypaul

12 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Aug 20, 2016. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Rankin Ridge

  • susanjoypaul
  • SDadventurer
  • mtngoat
  • ambercavazos

Routes Used trails & approaches

46% nature trail loop

46% up on road

7% same


SNAPSHOTedit info


5,013 ft / 1,528 m


403 ft / 123 m

Height Rank Range

Black Hills


South Dakota, United States

Summited by

  • susanjoypaul
  • scoutdawg
  • Kevin
  • SDadventurer
  • mtngoat
  • ambercavazos
  • SDpeakbagger
  • grsmguy

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