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Ultras of Mexico

Peaks with over 1500 meters of Clean Prominence

RankPeak Prom-M  Elev-M StateRange (Level 3)Ascents
1.Pico de Orizaba49225636Puebla/VeracruzCordillera Neovolcanica286
2.Volcán La Malinche19184438Puebla/TlaxcalaCordillera Neovolcanica155
3.Volcán Iztaccíhuatl15305213Puebla/MéxicoCordillera Neovolcanica154
4.Picacho del Diablo21153095Baja CaliforniaBaja California86
5.Nevado de Toluca22104680MéxicoCordillera Neovolcanica84
6.Volcán Popocatépetl30335413México/Morelos/PueblaCordillera Neovolcanica42
7.Nevado de Colima27004260JaliscoCordillera Neovolcanica18
7.Sierra La Laguna High Point19002080Baja California SurBaja California18
9.Volcán Las Tres Vírgenes16211951Baja California SurBaja California12
10.Cerro Tancítaro16603840MichoacánCordillera Neovolcanica9
11.Picacho San Onofre16633563Nuevo LeónSierra Madre Oriental8
12.Cerro el Potosí18703720Nuevo LeónSierra Madre Oriental7
12.Cerro el Centinela16473117CoahuilaMexican Plateau7
12.Cerro la Joya18802940QuerétaroSierra Madre Oriental7
12.Volcán de Tequila15202920JaliscoMexican West Coast Ranges7
16.Cerro las Capillas15802880JaliscoMexican West Coast Ranges5
16.Picachos el Fraile16002400Nuevo LeónSierra Madre Oriental5
18.Cerro Tia Chena18902640Nuevo LeónSierra Madre Oriental4
19.Sierra la Madera High Point18903020CoahuilaMexican Plateau2
20.Cerro el Nacimiento21203700OaxacaSierra Madre del Sur1
20.Cerro Tiotepec21603540GuerreroSierra Madre del Sur1
22.Cerro Zempoaltépetl15503390OaxacaSierra Madre del Sur0
22.Cerro las Conchas19402880MichoacánMexican West Coast Ranges0
22.El Aguacate Oeste16402820OaxacaSierra Madre del Sur0
 Cerros Santa Elena14802380MichoacánMexican West Coast Ranges0
22.Cerro Atravesado15002290OaxacaChiapas Ranges0
22.Sierra Gomas15102220Nuevo LeónSierra Madre Oriental0
22.Sierra de Santa Martha16101680VeracruzCordillera Neovolcanica0

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List Description


The master list of the world's "Ultras" was originally compiled in the 2000-2006 timeframe by Jonathan de Ferranti, Aaron Maizlish, and Eberhard Jurgalski, with the assistance of several other prominence enthusiasts and Edward Earl’s Winprom program. Their listings were published on The lists on this site incorporate several updates, additions, and deletions since then, many of them resulting from a worldwide programmatic analysis done by Andrew Kirmse in 2017. All prominence-based climbers owe these pioneers a huge debt of gratitude.


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