Peakbagger.com

Guatemala Ranges

Range TypeBogus mountain grouping for this site
Highest PointVolcán Tajumulco (4220 m/13,845 ft)
CountriesGuatemala
States/ProvincesAlta Verapaz (14%), Izabal (11%), Quiché (10%), Huehuetenango (9%), Escuintla (7%), Jutiapa (5%), Santa Rosa (4%), San Marcos (4%), Baja Verapaz (4%), Petén (3%), Suchitepéquez (3%), Guatemala (3%), Retalhuleu (3%), Jalapa (3%), El Progreso (3%), Quetzaltenango (3%), Chimaltenango (3%), Zacapa (2%), Totonicapán (2%), Sololá (2%), Sacatepéquez (1%), Chiquimula (1%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area69,478 sq km / 26,825 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent317 km / 197 mi North-South
429 km / 267 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long15° 10' N; 90° 14' W
Map LinkMicrosoft Bing Map

Search Engines - search the web for "Guatemala Ranges":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search
Map of Guatemala Ranges
Click on red triangle icons for links to other ranges.


Note: Range borders shown on map are an approximation and are not authoritative.
Click Here for a Full Screen Map

Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Guatemala Ranges.
Central America RangesLevel 2 (Parent)
         YucatanLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Chiapas RangesLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Guatemala RangesLevel 3
         Central Central AmericaLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Costa Rica-Panama RangesLevel 3 (Sibling)



Major Peaks of the Guatemala Ranges

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange4
1.Volcán Tajumulco422013,845 
2.Volcán Acatenango397513,041 
3.Cerro Chemal383712,589 
4.Volcán Santa María377212,375 
5.Volcán de Fuego376312,346 
6.Volcán de Agua376112,339 
7.Pico Zunil354211,621 
8.Volcán Atitlán353711,604 
9.Pico Santo Tomás350511,499 
10.Volcán Siete Orejas337011,056 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.



Photos of Peaks in the Guatemala Ranges

Volcán Acatenango
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Volcán Acatenango in Guatemala from the nearby saddle, looking at the higher peak (2009-04-29). Photo by Jeff Malik.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Volcán de Fuego
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Volcán Fuego, Guatemala, from the summit of Acatenango (2009-04-29). Photo by Jeff Malik.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Volcán de Agua
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Volcan Agua from the plaza in Santa Maria de Jesus, Guatemala at sunrise (2011-12-21). Photo by Ken Jones.
Click here for larger-size photo.



This page has been served 5887 times since 2004-11-01.



Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page
Copyright © 1987-2014 by Peakbagger.com. All Rights Reserved.