Tag Archives: Jakk Longacre Memorial
Tom Altwies and Club President Tim Webb
Club President Tim Webb presented brief highlights of the Club’s board of directors meeting in Maine on June 20, 2013 Probably the biggest news was that ownership of the Jakk Longacre Memorial on Russell Mountain on the approach to Taum … Continue reading
Highpointer Club Founder Jakk Longacre recorded the “Last 50 Steps” probably in the late 1990s in which he told his experiences of climbing each of the 50 states. Members could get the VHS tape. Many thanks to Paul Light, who … Continue reading
The club-owned Longacre Memorial is in Longacre Glade on Russell Mountain on the approach to Taum Sauk in Missouri. The site is on property formerly belonging to club-founder Jakk Longacre and where he wanted a highpointing museum. It is across … Continue reading
The dedication of the Highpointers Memorial to Jakk Longacre on the Taum Sauk ridge will be at 2 p.m., Saturday, September 8, 2007.
A bronze plaque honoring club founder Jakk Longacre was unveiled at the 2005 convention in New Hampshire.