Sibley, Iowa: Highest Point in Iowa - Hawkeye Point

Everyone will be able to scale this height -- at 1,670 feet it's officially the highest natural land elevation in Iowa. Near the silo of the old Sterler farm, now county property, augmented with high point photo ops and signage.

Address:
5467 130th St, Sibley, IA
Directions:
A little south of the border with Minnesota. SE side of Hwy 60 and 130th St.
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Photo op.

Highest Point in Iowa - Hawkeye Point

Funny little excuse to stretch your legs! There's an assortment of antique farm equipment on display, and a stand to position your phone for selfies. The platform around three silos will increase your elevation even more!

The campground across the street has restrooms.

[Gretchen, 07/12/2021]

Highest point in Iowa.

Highest Point in Iowa - Hawkeye Point

Neatly groomed grounds. A fun diversion. Campground with electric across from entrance.

[Russ & Annette, 09/01/2015]

Hawkeye Point.

Hawkeye Point

Highest point in Iowa.

[Stephanie, 07/02/2014]

It's 1,670 feet above sea level, lofty for Iowa. The high point is on an old farm property now owned by the county, and the spot is well marked with a flagpole and the mosaic tile marker.


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