Elevation

2,753 ft / 839 m

#1 in Arkansas

#49,411 in United States

Prominence

2,133 ft / 650 m

#1 in Arkansas

#914 in United States

Summits

87 summits

#1 in Arkansas

#463 in United States

Top climbing months

January   13%

December   11%

June   11%

Most climbed route

Signal Hill Trail

1.0 mi • 141 ft gain

Highlights

  • Highest point in Arkansas lying in Mount Magazine State Park.
  • A flat-topped plateau with a sandstone cap rimmed by precipitous rock cliffs.
  • Has 2 peaks: Signal Hill, 2,753 feet / 839 m, and Mossback Ridge, 2,700 feet /823 m.
  • A road leads to the top (booo).
  • Ranks in top 1% of mountains in the U.S. in terms of prominence.
  • It’s nicknamed the island in the sky as it rises over 2,000 feet above the surrounding valley
23 summits • 1.0 mi • 141 ft gain • 30 min
2 summits • 1.5 mi • 125 ft gain • 1 hr 3 min
1 summit • 12.6 mi • 1,788 ft gain
1 summit • 5.9 mi • 507 ft gain • 3 hr 2 min

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