Dauphine Alps

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointBarre des Écrins (4102 m/13,458 ft)
States/ProvincesRhône-Alpes (64%), Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur (35%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area25,405 sq km / 9,809 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent248 km / 154 mi North-South
169 km / 105 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long44° 46' N; 5° 45' E
Map LinkMicrosoft Bing Map

Search Engines - search the web for "Dauphine Alps":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search
Map of Dauphine Alps
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 Dauphine Alps.
Western AlpsLevel 3 (Parent)
         Maritime AlpsLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Dauphine AlpsLevel 4
         Cottian AlpsLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Savoy AlpsLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Graian AlpsLevel 4 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Dauphine Alps

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange5
1.Barre des Écrins410213,458 
2.La Meije398313,068 
4.Mont Pelvoux394312,936 
5.Pic Sans Nom391312,838 
6.Les Bans366912,037 
7.Les Aiguilles d'Arves351411,529 
9.Pic Bayle346511,368 
10.Pic de l'Etendard346411,365 
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 Dauphine Alps

Aiguille Rouge
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
The Aiguille Rouge as seen from Lac Bellety (2014-07-05). Photo by Graziano Coppa.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Mont Ventoux
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
The summit area of Mont Ventoux (2008-04-04). Photo by Peter Stone.
Click here for larger-size photo.

This page has been served 4111 times since 2004-11-01.

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