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Lake Island High Points

Selected peaks with 100 meters/328 feet of prominence

RankPeak Elev-M
IslandLocation Prom-M
18.Cerro Chequesani4076Isla del SolBolivia264Lake Titicaca38128
2.Birch Mountain2062Teresa IslandCanada-BC1393Atlin Lake6690
3.Goat Island Peak1314Goat IslandCanada-BC1264Powell Lake500
13.Mount Saint Ignace565St. Ignace IslandCanada-ON382Lake Superior1830
16.The Saddleback472Michipicoten IslandCanada-ON289Lake Superior1830
17.Pie Island High Point455Pie IslandCanada-ON272Lake Superior1830
27.Cup and Saucer352Manitoulin IslandCanada-ON176Lake Huron17626
28.Saint Joseph Island High Point350St. Joseph IslandCanada-ON174Lake Huron1760
38.McCaigs Hill299Cockburn IslandCanada-ON123Lake Huron1760
9.Mont Babel957Île René LevasseurCanada-QC597Manicouagan Reservoir3600
23.Mont Royal234Montreal IslandCanada-QC233St. Lawrence River1323
6.Idjwi Island High Point2238Idjwi IslandCongo DRC776Lake Kivu14620
5.Samosir1713Samosir IslandIndonesia806Lake Toba9070
12.Monte Isola600Monte IsolaItaly415Lake Iseo1855
30.Pigeon Island High Point463Pigeon IslandNew Zealand155Lake Wakatipu3080
1.Volcán Concepción1610OmetepeNicaragua1579Lake Nicaragua3132
10.Sierra Santa Julia625Isla ZapateraNicaragua594Lake Nicaragua310
14.Pachamama4130AmantaníPeru318Lake Titicaca381211
19.Isla Taquile-Punto Alto4074Isla TaquilePeru262Lake Titicaca381214
11.Mount Tagapo438LuzonPhilippines437Laguna de Bay12
15.Taal311LuzonPhilippines306Lake Taal514
4.Gora Zhima1276Ostrov OlkhonRussia821Lake Baikal4550
25.Ukerewe Island High Point1332Ukerewe IslandTanzania198Lake Victoria11340
31.Porcu Benchmark169Porcupine Island [Lake and Peninsula]USA-AK155Iliamna Lake140
33.Sugar Island High Point457Sugar IslandUSA-ME144Moosehead Lake3143
21.Mount Desor425Isle RoyaleUSA-MI241Lake Superior18342
34.South Manitou Island High Point306South Manitou IslandUSA-MI130Lake Michigan1761
35.North Manitou Island High Point305North Manitou IslandUSA-MI129Lake Michigan1760
39.Grand Island High Point301Grand IslandUSA-MI118Lake Superior1832
20.Wild Horse Island High Point1141Wild Horse IslandUSA-MT260Flathead Lake8814
41.Rattlesnake Island High Point266Rattlesnake IslandUSA-NH113Lake Winnipesaukee15415
26.Anaho Island High Point1334Anaho IslandUSA-NV178Pyramid Lake11560
24.Wizard Island Peak2113Wizard IslandUSA-OR230Crater Lake188357
7.Stansbury Island High Point2027Stansbury IslandUSA-UT749Great Salt Lake128460
8.Frary Peak2010Antelope IslandUSA-UT732Great Salt Lake1284251
22.Castle Rock1522Fremont IslandUSA-UT239Great Salt Lake12849
29.Carrington Island High Point1441Carrington IslandUSA-UT157Great Salt Lake12842
36.Turtle Rock341Turtle RockUSA-WA126Columbia River2150
37.Crow Butte205Crow ButteUSA-WA124Columbia River816
40.Veigh Benchmark120Mercer IslandUSA-WA114Lake Washington657
32.Oak Island High Point332Oak IslandUSA-WI149Lake Superior1831

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List Description

This list is far from complete--it is just an attempt to list some of the more famous and prominent peaks that are high points of islands in lakes or rivers. The first two entries are definitely the highest two lake islands in the world, and probably at least 7 of the actual top 10 in the world are listed here.

Included here is at least one peak that is the high point of an island created by a man-made reservoir--this is Mont Babel in Canada, which before the creation of Manicouagan Reservoir was not on an island at all.


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