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Lake Island High Points

Selected peaks with 100 meters/328 feet of prominence

RankPeak Elev-M IslandLocation Prom-M Lake/RiverLake-M
1.Pachamama4138AmantaníPeru326Lake Titicaca3812
2.Cerro Chequesani4076Isla del SolBolivia264Lake Titicaca3812
3.Isla Taquile-Punto Alto4065Isla TaquilePeru253Lake Titicaca3812
4.Idjwi Island High Point2238Idjwi IslandCongo DRC776Lake Kivu1462
5.Wizard Island Peak2113Wizard IslandUSA-OR230Crater Lake1883
6.Birch Mountain2062Teresa IslandCanada-BC1393Atlin Lake669
7.Stansbury Island High Point2027Stansbury IslandUSA-UT743Great Salt Lake1284
8.Frary Peak2010Antelope IslandUSA-UT727Great Salt Lake1284
9.Samosir1713Samosir IslandIndonesia806Lake Toba907
10.Volcán Concepción1610OmetepeNicaragua1579Lake Nicaragua31
11.Castle Rock1522Fremont IslandUSA-UT239Great Salt Lake1284
12.Carrington Island High Point1441Carrington IslandUSA-UT157Great Salt Lake1284
13.Anaho Island High Point1334Anaho IslandUSA-NV178Pyramid Lake1156
14.Ukerewe Island High Point1332Ukerewe IslandTanzania198Lake Victoria1134
15.Gora Zhima1276Ostrov OlkhonRussia821Lake Baikal455
16.Wild Horse Island High Point1141Wild Horse IslandUSA-MT260Flathead Lake881
17.Mont de Babel957Île René LevasseurCanada-QC597Manicouagan Reservoir360
18.Sierra Santa Julia625Isla ZapateraNicaragua594Lake Nicaragua31
19.Monte Isola600Monte IsolaItaly415Lake Iseo185
20.Mount Saint Ignace565St. Ignace IslandCanada-ON382Lake Superior183
21.The Saddleback457Michipicoten IslandCanada-ON274Lake Superior183
22.Pie Island High Point455Pie IslandCanada-ON272Lake Superior183
23.Sugar Island High Point451Sugar IslandUSA-ME137Moosehead Lake314
24.Mount Desor425Isle RoyaleUSA-MI241Lake Superior183
25.Cup and Saucer352Manitoulin IslandCanada-ON176Lake Huron176
26.Saint Joseph Island High Point340St. Joseph IslandCanada-ON164Lake Huron176
27.Oak Island High Point329Oak IslandUSA-WI146Lake Superior183
27.Turtle Rock329Turtle RockUSA-WA114Columbia River215
29.Taal311LuzonPhilippines306Lake Taal5
30.South Manitou Island High Point306South Manitou IslandUSA-MI130Lake Michigan176
31.Grand Island High Point301Grand IslandUSA-MI118Lake Superior183
32.North Manitou Island High Point300North Manitou IslandUSA-MI124Lake Michigan176
33.McCaigs Hill299Cockburn IslandCanada-ON123Lake Huron176
34.Rattlesnake Island High Point266Rattlesnake IslandUSA-NH113Lake Winnipesaukee154
35.Mont Royal234Montreal IslandCanada-QC233St. Lawrence River1
36.Crow Butte205Crow ButteUSA-WA124Columbia River81
37.Porcu Benchmark169Porcupine Island [Lake and Peninsula]USA-AK155Iliamna Lake14
38.Veigh Benchmark119Mercer IslandUSA-WA112Lake Washington6

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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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