Elevation

5,013 ft / 1,528 m

#208 in South Dakota

#28,448 in United States

Prominence

403 ft / 123 m

#17 in South Dakota

#5,243 in United States

Summits

23 summits

#4 in South Dakota

#943 in United States

Top climbing months

June   21%

August   21%

October   13%

Most climbed route

nature trail loop

Highlights

  • The fire tower was erected in 1952.
  • Rankin Ridge is the highpoint of Wind Cave National Park.
8 summits • 1.0 mi • 237 ft gain • 32 min

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