Ishpatina Peak (Ishpatina Ridge) Ontario #175
Ranges: North America Ranges / Canadian Shield Ranges
Height: 695 m -> 2280 feet
Prominence?: 320 m
Line Parent?: FJ58 (2155.6 km away, at bearing 287 degrees)
Greater Parent: Data Error 18.402: Mtn 0 was not found and is supposed to be greater prom peak. (9999.0 km away)
Location: 47.31750,-80.75166 47:19:03, -80:45:06 17T 518768 5240478 (93 km N of Sudbury). NTS Mapsheet: 041.P.07 AreaCode: EI70/DH15
| This peak is #1 on the Height List for Ontario . This peak is #2 in Prominence List for Ontario .Located 95 km north of Sudbury, in Lady Evelyn-Smoothwater Wilderness Park. Ishpatina Peak is the highest point of Ishpatina Ridge. It is the highest point in Ontario. Between 1966 and 1972, Ogidaki Mountain was thought to be the high point, but was found to be 28 m lower than Ishpatina. Before 1966, Tip Top Mountain at 640 m was considered the highest.|
Peak has an 80-foot fire tower. Canoe-accessible hiking trail. Ontario Base map gives heights of two parts of the ridge as South 690+ m and North 677 m.
Name Notes: Ishpatina is an Ojibwa term which means "high hill".
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