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Core Europe 50 Most Prominent Peaks

Showing Lyngve Skrede's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (13 out of 50, or 26%)

RankPeak Prom-Ft  Elev-Ft Range (Level 3)Isol-MiAscent Date
1.Galdhøpiggen77828100Scandinavian Mountains974.51997
2.Mont Blanc15,41015,781Western Alps1747.32000-08-22
3.Zugspitze57289718Northern Alps26.62003-08-13
4.Gran Paradiso616413,323Western Alps27.72004-07-23
5.Moldoveanu67128346Southern Carpathians243.12012-08-24
6.Triglav67329396Eastern Alps50.42012-09-11
7.Musala81139596Macedonia-Thrace503.62012-09-13
8.Korab71169068Greek-Albanian Ranges147.42012-09-14
9.Monte Amaro59389163Appenines37.52012-10-03
10.Corno Grande81249554Appenines276.72012-10-04
11.Mount ida80588058Greek Islands273.62013-09-29
12.Spathi58997047Greek Islands39.62013-09-30
13.Pachnes66868048Greek Islands41.92013-10-05
 Monte Rosa710315,203Southern Alps48.7 
 Finsteraarhorn748014,022Northern Alps32.1 
 Barre des Écrins670613,458Western Alps66.8 
 Piz Bernina732913,284Southern Alps85.7 
 Ortles640812,812Southern Alps30.9 
 Monte Viso676512,602Western Alps37.6 
 Großglockner795012,461Eastern Alps108.9 
 Wildspitze741812,362Eastern Alps30.2 
 Mulhacén10,79111,414Andalucian Ranges328.6 
 Pico de Aneto922611,168Pyrenees319.7 
 Marmolada698910,965Eastern Alps35.7 
 Etna10,90210,902Sicily620.6 
 Dents du Midi589310,686Western Alps12.2 
 Pizzo di Coca616210,007Southern Alps14.4 
 Hoher Dachstein70089826Eastern Alps29.6 
 Hochkönig71569649Northern Alps23.2 
 Olympus77209570Greek-Albanian Ranges158.0 
 Vihren Vrh58539564Macedonia-Thrace30.1 
 Monte Cinto88788878Tyrrhennian Islands139.1 
 Maja e Jezercës66808839Dinaric Alps58.7 
 Gerlachovský štít77238707Carpathian Mountains317.0 
 Torrecerredo63368688Cordillera Cantabrica215.3 
 Óros Voras57688294Greek-Albanian Ranges32.0 
 Parângu Mare68998264Southern Carpathians52.3 
 Peleaga57718232Southern Carpathians31.5 
 Säntis66288209Northern Alps17.2 
 Nemerçka58798143Greek-Albanian Ranges23.6 
 Óros Taigetos76937890Greek Islands110.4 
 Óros Killini61297789Greek Islands42.9 
 Cima Dódici61487664Eastern Alps14.0 
 Cima Valdritta63987277Southern Alps13.9 
 Kebnekaise57316909Scandinavian Mountains470.5 
 Chamechaude58046831Western Alps12.8 
 Ágion Óros66016660Macedonia-Thrace92.1 
 Óros Óssa60836490Greek-Albanian Ranges26.3 
 Pangaion58176417Macedonia-Thrace40.3 
 Punta la Marmora60176017Tyrrhennian Islands128.6 

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List Description

"Core Europe" includes everything west of Russia except Iceland, Svalbard, Jan Mayen, Madeira, the Azores, and the Canaries. This is a reasonable, compact definition that focuses on areas that are unmistakably "European" in the minds of most people. The main ranges here are the Alps, Pyrenees, Balkan ranges, and seveal large Mediterranean islands. There is a great variety to this list, as is common with many prominence-based lists that cover a wide area.

Acknowledgements

Thanks to Petter Bjørstad, Jonathan de Ferranti, Eberhard Jurgalski, Vasja Kavcic and Aaron Maizlish, who did much of the research on which this list was based.

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