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Core Europe 50 Most Prominent Peaks

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RankPeak Prom-M  Elev-M Range (Level 3)Isol-KmAscentsAscent Date
1.Mont Blanc46974810Western Alps2812.0268 
3.Mulhacén32893479Andalucian Ranges526.3101 
4.Pico de Aneto28123404Pyrenees507.554 
5.Monte Cinto27062706Tyrrhennian Islands223.339 
6.Corno Grande24762912Appenines445.370 
8.Mount Ida24562456Greek Islands439.943 
9.Großglockner24283798Eastern Alps175.3128 
10.Galdhøpiggen23662469Scandinavian Mountains1568.3150 
11.Olympus23532917Greek-Albanian Ranges254.3110 
12.Gerlachovský štít23492654Carpathian Mountains510.086 
13.Óros Taigetos23452405Greek Islands176.517 
14.Finsteraarhorn22804274Northern Alps51.726 
15.Wildspitze22613768Eastern Alps48.558 
16.Piz Bernina22344049Southern Alps137.835 
17.Hochkönig21812941Northern Alps33.641 
18.Korab21692764Greek-Albanian Ranges235.359 
19.Monte Rosa21654634Southern Alps78.397 
20.Hoher Dachstein21362995Eastern Alps47.646 
21.Marmolada21303342Eastern Alps57.356 
22.Parângu Mare21032519Southern Carpathians84.212 
23.Monte Viso20623841Western Alps60.217 
24.Triglav20522864Eastern Alps72.5162 
25.Moldoveanu20492544Southern Carpathians387.167 
26.Barre des Écrins20444102Western Alps107.324 
27.Pachnes20382453Greek Islands67.515 
28.Maja e Jezercës20362694Dinaric Alps94.111 
29.Säntis20202502Northern Alps27.750 
30.Ágion Óros20122030Macedonia-Thrace126.28 
31.Ortles19533905Southern Alps49.627 
33.Cima Valdritta19502218Southern Alps22.128 
34.Torrecerredo19312648Cordillera Cantabrica346.55 
35.Gran Paradiso18794061Western Alps44.5127 
36.Pizzo di Coca18783050Southern Alps18.98 
37.Cima Dódici18742336Eastern Alps13.516 
38.Óros Killini18682374Greek Islands67.317 
39.Óros Óssa18541978Greek-Albanian Ranges34.115 
40.Punta la Marmora18341834Tyrrhennian Islands204.626 
41.Monte Amaro18102793Appenines60.235 
42.Spathi17982148Greek Islands63.414 
43.Dents du Midi17963257Western Alps19.031 
44.Nemerçka17922482Greek-Albanian Ranges37.93 
45.Vihren Vrh17842915Macedonia-Thrace48.432 
47.Chamechaude17692082Western Alps17.038 
48.Peleaga17592509Southern Carpathians50.811 
49.Óros Voras17582528Greek-Albanian Ranges51.29 
50.Zugspitze17462962Northern Alps25.8237 

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List Description

"Core Europe" includes everything west of Russia except Iceland, Svalbard, Jan Mayen, Madeira, the Azores, and the Canaries. This is a reasonable, compact definition that focuses on areas that are unmistakably "European" in the minds of most people. The main ranges here are the Alps, Pyrenees, Balkan ranges, and seveal large Mediterranean islands (including Cyprus). There is a great variety to this list, as is common with many prominence-based lists that cover a wide area.


Thanks to Petter Bjørstad, Jonathan de Ferranti, Eberhard Jurgalski, Vasja Kavcic and Aaron Maizlish, who did much of the research on which this list was based.


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