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Core Europe Country High Points

Showing Eric Gilbertson's most recent ascent dates for climbed peaks (42 out of 49, or 85.71%)

RankCountryPeak Elev-M Range (Level 2)Ascent Date
1.IcelandHvannadalshnúkur2110Scandinavia-European Arctic2010-06-25
2.FinlandHálditšohkka1324Scandinavia-European Arctic2010-07-10
3.SwedenKebnekaise2106Scandinavia-European Arctic2010-07-15
4.NorwayGaldhøpiggen2469Scandinavia-European Arctic2010-07-29
5.DenmarkMøllehøj171Northwest Europe2010-08-04
6.LuxembourgKneiff560Northwest Europe2010-08-07
6.NetherlandsVaalserberg321Northwest Europe2010-08-07
8.BelgiumSignal de Botrange694Northwest Europe2010-08-10
11.MaltaDingli Cliffs253Italian Peninsula and Islands2011-06-18
12.AndorraPic de Coma Pedrosa2945Iberian Peninsula2011-06-24
15.CroatiaDinara1831Balkan Peninsula2012-08-31
16.Bosnia and HerzegovinaMaglic2387Balkan Peninsula2012-09-02
17.BelarusHara Dzyarzhynskaya345Eastern Europe Ranges2013-05-05
18.IrelandCarrauntoohil1039Northwest Europe2013-05-10
19.United KingdomBen Nevis1345Northwest Europe2013-05-11
20.San MarinoMonte Titano739Italian Peninsula and Islands2014-08-03
21.MonacoChemin des Révoires162Alps2014-08-05
22.FranceMont Blanc4810Alps2014-08-06
22.ItalyMont Blanc4810Alps2014-08-06
24.SwitzerlandMonte Rosa4634Alps2014-08-10
25.Czech RepublicSněžka1603Eastern Europe Ranges2014-08-12
26.PolandRysy-North Peak2499Eastern Europe Ranges2014-08-13
27.SlovakiaGerlachovský štít2654Eastern Europe Ranges2014-08-14
28.HungaryKékes1014Eastern Europe Ranges2014-08-15
29.UkraineGora Goverla2061Eastern Europe Ranges2014-10-04
30.MoldovaBalanesti430Eastern Europe Ranges2014-10-10
31.RomaniaMoldoveanu2544Eastern Europe Ranges2014-10-14
32.SerbiaMidzor2169Balkan Peninsula2014-10-18
33.BulgariaMusala2925Balkan Peninsula2014-10-21
34.MontenegroMaja Kolata2534Balkan Peninsula2014-10-27
35.AlbaniaKorab2764Balkan Peninsula2014-10-31
35.MacedoniaKorab2764Balkan Peninsula2014-10-31
37.PortugalMontanha do Pico2351Mid-Atlantic Islands2014-11-09
38.SpainPico de Teide3718Mid-Atlantic Islands2014-11-12
39.GreeceOlympus2917Balkan Peninsula2014-11-15
40.EstoniaSuur Munamagi318Eastern Europe Ranges2015-04-18
40.LatviaGaizinkalns312Eastern Europe Ranges2015-04-18
40.LithuaniaAukstojas294Eastern Europe Ranges2015-04-18
 KosovoVelika Rudoka2661Balkan Peninsula 
 Faroe IslandsSlættaratindur882Scandinavia-European Arctic 
 Isle of ManSnaefell621Northwest Europe 
 GibraltarRock of Gibraltar426Iberian Peninsula 
 JerseyJersey High Point136Northwest Europe 
 GuernseyLe Moulin114Northwest Europe 
 Vatican CityVatican Hill78Italian Peninsula and Islands 

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List Description

The main Europe Country High Point list on this site has some issues that make it a somewhat unsatisfactory list. First of all, it does not include the high points of Spain and Portugal, since those peaks are on mid-Atlantic islands grouped as part of Africa in the continent scheme. Second, it includes several peaks in the Caucasus Mountains, which are far removed from the heart of the area traditionally considered "European". Finally, that list also includes peaks on the remote islands of Svalbard and Jan Mayen, well north of the Arctic Circle.

Therefore, this list was created to address all those issues. The result is a list that conforms to a more common-sense notion of "Europe Country High Points". Also, is also easier to complete, avoiding the treacherous icy peaks of the Caucasus and major Arctic expeditions to Svalbard and Jan Mayen.

Selected Guidebook(s) for this List

       Europe's High Points (McKeating, Crolla)

Caution: These books feature many of the peaks on this list, but may not have information on all of them.


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