open to anyone interested in highpointing
: reaching the highest point of each of the 50 United States. The club has a quarterly newsletter
and completion pins
, annual convention
s, and is working toward the establishment of a National Highpoint Museum on the flank of Tauk Saum
. The club was formed by Jakk Longacre who placed a small notice in Outside Magazine
asking to hear from other people who were interested in visiting the highest points of each of the states.