Elevation

3,840 ft / 1,170 m

#286 in South Dakota

#39,137 in United States

Prominence

586 ft / 179 m

#9 in South Dakota

#4,836 in United States

Summits

5 summits

#40 in South Dakota

#4,820 in United States

Top climbing months

June   60%

February   20%

April   20%

Most climbed route

Hiked up Cowboy Hill Road

Highlights

  • The name given to this hill was in honor of the cowboys who came into town during cattle round-up time.
  • The hill is also known as M Hill after the large white M that the students from the School of Mines maintains on the hill.

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