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Alpine 4000-meter Peaks

RankPeak Elev-Ft  Prom-Ft Range (Level 4)Isol-MiAscent Date
1.Mont Blanc15,78115,410Savoy Alps1747.3 
 Monte Bianco di Courmayeur15,57759Savoy Alps.4 
2.Monte Rosa15,2037103Pennine Alps48.7 
 Grenzgipfel15,15133Pennine Alps.1 
 Nordend15,121308Pennine Alps.4 
3.Zumsteinspitze14,970360Pennine Alps.3 
4.Signalkuppe14,941335Pennine Alps.4 
5.Dom14,9113431Pennine Alps10.5 
6.Liskamm14,8521233Pennine Alps1.8 
7.Weisshorn14,7833900Pennine Alps6.9 
8.Täschhorn14,734689Pennine Alps.7 
 Liskamm-West Summit14,695204Pennine Alps.7 
9.Matterhorn14,6923370Pennine Alps8.6 
 Pic Luigi Amadeo14,662128Savoy Alps.5 
10.Mont Maudit14,649532Savoy Alps1.2 
11.Parrotspitze14,541447Pennine Alps.6 
12.Dent Blanche14,2952937Pennine Alps4.6 
 Ludwigshöhe14,242190Pennine Alps.4 
 Weisshorn-North Gendarme14,209233Pennine Alps.5 
13.Nadelhorn14,196676Pennine Alps1.1 
 Corno Nero14,180138Pennine Alps.1 
14.Grand Combin14,1544977Pennine Alps16.5 
 Dome de Goûter14,121191Savoy Alps1.2 
 Lenzspitze14,088282Pennine Alps.4 
15.Finsteraarhorn14,0227480Berner Oberland32.1 
16.Mont Blanc du Tacul13,937699Savoy Alps.9 
 Grand Pilier d'Angle13,921141Savoy Alps.4 
 Stecknadelhorn13,91498Pennine Alps.3 
 Pic Tyndall13,91469Pennine Alps.3 
17.Castor13,871541Pennine Alps1.5 
18.Zinalrothorn13,8481545Pennine Alps2.8 
 Hohberghorn13,842253Pennine Alps.3 
19.Piramide Vincent13,829420Pennine Alps.5 
20.Grandes Jorasses13,8062766Savoy Alps4.9 
21.Alphubel13,7991164Pennine Alps1.5 
22.Rimpfischhorn13,7762106Pennine Alps2.9 
23.Aletschhorn13,7573330Berner Oberland8.0 
24.Strahlhorn13,7471316Pennine Alps1.1 
 Picco Muzio13,737122Pennine Alps.1 
 Grand Combin de Valsorey13,727187Pennine Alps.4 
 Grandes Jorasses-Pointe Whymper13,727112Savoy Alps.1 
25.Dent d’Hérens13,6842270Pennine Alps2.4 
 Balmenhorn13,67139Pennine Alps.2 
26.Breithorn13,6611420Pennine Alps2.6 
 Breithorn-Central Summit13,645272Pennine Alps.4 
27.Jungfrau13,6422254Berner Oberland5.2 
28.Bishorn13,625393Pennine Alps.8 
 Grand Combin de la Tsessette13,566170Pennine Alps.7 
29.Aiguille Verte13,5242261Savoy Alps4.6 
30.Aiguille Blanche13,491584Savoy Alps.3 
 Pointe Croz13,48433Savoy Alps.2 
31.Mönch13,4741916Berner Oberland2.2 
32.Barre des Écrins13,4586706Dauphine Alps66.8 
 Grande Rocheuse13,458230Savoy Alps.1 
33.Pollux13,425810Pennine Alps.6 
 Pic Lory13,41239Dauphine Alps.1 
 Felikhorn13,40956Pennine Alps.6 
34.Schreckhorn13,3792585Berner Oberland3.7 
 Roccia Nera13,36949Pennine Alps.6 
 Pointe Marguerite13,337164Savoy Alps.2 
35.Ober Gabelhorn13,3301758Pennine Alps2.1 
36.Gran Paradiso13,3236164Graian Alps27.7 
 Mont Brouillard13,297128Savoy Alps.3 
37.Aiguille de Bionassay13,294525Savoy Alps1.3 
38.Piz Bernina13,2847329Rhaetian Alps85.7 
38.Gross-Fiescherhorn13,2841283Berner Oberland3.1 
 Punta Giordani13,27419Pennine Alps.3 
 Pointe Elena13,27133Savoy Alps.1 
40.Gross-Grünhorn13,2681001Berner Oberland1.5 
41.Lauteraarhorn13,261420Berner Oberland.7 
42.Dürrenhorn13,238390Pennine Alps.6 
 Aiguille du Jardin13,238121Savoy Alps.1 
43.Allalinhorn13,212869Pennine Alps1.7 
 Gran Paradiso-Il Roc13,20992Graian Alps.3 
44.Hinter-Fiescherhorn13,205334Berner Oberland.5 
 La Spedla13,18926Rhaetian Alps.1 
45.Weissmies13,1793868Pennine Alps7.1 
46.Dome de Rochefort13,173624Savoy Alps.5 
47.Dent du Géant13,166456Savoy Alps.8 
 Punta Baretti13,166184Savoy Alps.2 
48.Lagginhorn13,1561676Pennine Alps2.1 
49.Aiguille de Rochefort13,127348Savoy Alps.4 
50.Les Droites13,123669Savoy Alps.7 

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List Description

This list was inspired by Richard Goedeke's guidebook The Alpine 4000m Peaks - by the Classic Routes, and many of the prominence numbers come from an early edition of this seminal work.

Selected Guidebook(s) for this List

       The Alpine 4000m Peaks by the Classic Routes (Goedeke)

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


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