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2016 Access Dates for Illinois

Charles Mound is private property with the owners house near the summit. In its history has been closed to the public and there has been a fee. The owners have given us permission to visit the summit during daylight hours … Continue reading

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DNAInfo Chicago Profile of Jean Wubbels and the Club

DNAInfo Chicago has a nice profile of Jean and Wyane Wubbels and the Club in its May 10, 2013 issue headlined, “Former Chicagoans Live Near Illinois’ Highest Point.” Jean has this wonderful quote: “”I still believe that if you stand … Continue reading

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Email Upate: Geology of High Point, Clingmans Closures, Mitchell Update

Here is some important information about the upcoming Highpointers Konvention. Remember to add this to your “White List” if you have a spam filter so that you’ll be able to get more of the latest Highpointing updates. This is updated … Continue reading

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Charles Mound Open Only First Weekends of June, July, August and September

Charles Mound is now open only the frist weeks of June, July, August and September. (the weekend being Saturday and Sunday. Owners Jean and Wayne Wuebbels also advise no pets!

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Interview with Jean and Wayne Wuebbels — Owners of the Illinois Highpoint

By Roger Rowlett Apex to Zenith #62 – Third Quarter 2003 Jean and Wayne Wuebbels, the first highpoint private property owners to attend and host a Highpointers convention, put on a memorable show that drew standing ovations in Illinois. Just … Continue reading

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