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Radar Museum Planned for Campbell Hill Summit

The Air Force Radar Museum Association has got permission to build the National Air Defense Radar Museum atop one of the former radar buildings atop Campbell Hill. The radars in Bellefontaine were part of the 664th Aircraft Control and Warning … Continue reading

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Highpointers 2011 Convention July 14-16 in Ohio

Here’s the low down on the Ohio 2011 convention on July 14-16 *Registration Form * Accommodations Information *General Information *Activities *Other things to do

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Climbing Considerations on Public Highpoints

Alaska – It goes without saying that Mount McKinley requires lots of preparation. The climbing process is heavily regulated and they are considering quotas. For more info: http://www.nps.gov/dena/mountain/talkeet.htm California – Entry into the “Whitney Zone” is heavily regulated. The quotas … Continue reading

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Campbell Hill, Ohio – America’s Strategic Highpoint

[Published in Apex to Zenith #53 – Second Quarter 2001] By Tom Minahan Roger Rowlett describes Campbell Hill’s “relatively steep west face leading to the obvious summit” and refers to it as “the most manicured of the state highpoints.” Now … Continue reading

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