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World Island High Points above 2000 meters

RankIslandPeak Elev-M CountryIsol-KmAscent Date
6.Ross IslandMount Erebus3790Antarctica121.0 
15.SipleMount Siple3110Antarctica363.1 
22.Alexander IslandMount Stephenson2987Antarctica259.9 
31.Anvers IslandMount Français2761Antarctica578.6 
42.Brabant IslandMount Parry2520Antarctica65.0 
53.Adelaide IslandMount Gaudry2315Antarctica132.1 
54.Clarence IslandMount Irving2300Antarctica535.7 
65.Smith IslandMount Foster2105Antarctica140.2 
72.Coulman IslandHawkes Heights2000Antarctica66.4 
37.Ellesmere IslandBarbeau Peak2616Canada796.0 
59.Vancouver IslandGolden Hinde2197Canada134.3 
61.Baffin IslandMount Odin2143Canada592.1 
68.Axel Heiberg IslandWhite Crown Mountain2080Canada291.0 
29.FogoPico de Cano2829Cape Verde1672.4 
39.Tierra del FuegoCerro Darwin2580Chile467.4 
47.Grande ComoreKartala2361Comoros657.5 
16.HispaniolaPico Duarte3098Dominican Republic940.5 
23.TimorRamelau2963East Timor770.8 
21.BiokoPico de Santa Isabel3008Equatorial Guinea83.3 
35.CorsicaMonte Cinto2706France223.9 
58.TahitiMont Orohena2241French Polynesia4128.1 
43.CreteMount Ida2456Greece440.4 
11.GreenlandGunnbjørn Fjeld3694Greenland3254.1 
65.Palup QaqaPalup Qaqa2105Greenland31.2 
72.Milne LandMilne Land High Point2000Greenland58.1 
32.Heard IslandBig Ben2745Heard and McDonald Islands2045.8 
1.New GuineaCarstensz Pyramid4884Indonesia5261.6 
5.SumatraGunung Kerinci3805Indonesia1904.0 
8.LombokGunung Rinjani3726Indonesia1600.7 
12.JavaGunung Semeru3676Indonesia390.9 
13.SulawesiGunung Rantemario3478Indonesia681.7 
19.BaliGunung Agung3031Indonesia105.4 
20.SeramGunung Binaiya3027Indonesia703.6 
33.SumbawaGunung Tambora2722Indonesia164.4 
46.FloresPoco Ngandonalu2367Indonesia277.7 
63.BacanBuku Sibela2111Indonesia318.5 
57.JamaicaBlue Mountain Peak2256Jamaica272.7 
56.Jan MayenBeerenberg2277Jan Mayen598.6 
9.South IslandMount Cook3724New Zealand3139.1 
30.North IslandMount Ruapehu2797New Zealand340.8 
34.BougainvilleMount Balbi2715Papua New Guinea752.6 
40.Goodenough IslandMount Vineuo2536Papua New Guinea104.2 
49.New IrelandNew Ireland High Point2340Papua New Guinea282.6 
52.New BritainMount Ulawun2334Papua New Guinea191.4 
24.MindanaoMount Apo2954Philippines904.9 
25.LuzonMount Pulag2922Philippines667.5 
38.MindoroMount Halcon2585Philippines369.1 
44.NegrosKanlaon Volcano2430Philippines294.7 
62.PanayMount Madiac2117Philippines151.5 
67.PalawanMount Mantalingajan2085Philippines327.0 
70.Sibuyan IslandMount Guiting-Guiting2058Philippines122.0 
48.PicoMontanha do Pico2351Portugal1451.3 
17.RéunionPiton des Neiges3071Reunion2766.6 
50.Ostrov AtlasovaVulkan Alaid2339Russia224.2 
69.Tristan da CunhaQueen Mary's Peak2060Saint Helena2661.7 
71.São ToméPico de São Tomé2024Sao Tome and Principe407.7 
51.GuadalcanalMount Popomanaseu2335Solomon Islands699.0 
26.South GeorgiaMount Paget2915South Georgia2266.4 
10.TenerifePico de Teide3718Spain895.1 
45.La PalmaRoque de los Muchachos2426Spain131.2 
41.Sri LankaPidurutalagala2524Sri Lanka538.3 
2.Hawaii (Big Island)Mauna Kea4205United States3946.9 
18.MauiHaleakala3055United States121.4 
28.Unimak IslandShishaldin Volcano2869United States877.0 
60.Umnak IslandMount Vsevidof2149United States358.1 

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List Description

I believe that this list of all the islands in the world with peaks of over 2000 meters is about 90% complete or more. There could be islands in Antarctica or Indonesia that have been omitted, but probably not too many.

The distance columns show how far it is to the nearest higher peak in the master database, and is a rough measure of how isolated the island is. Mid-ocean islands will have high values, since they are far from higher peaks on continental landmasses.


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