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Core Europe 50 Most Prominent Peaks

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RankPeak Prom-Ft
Range (Level 3)Isol-MiAscent Date
30.Ágion Óros66016660Macedonia-Thrace78.4 
26.Barre des Écrins670613,458Western Alps66.7 
47.Chamechaude58046831Western Alps10.6 
37.Cima Dódici61487664Eastern Alps8.4 
33.Cima Valdritta63987277Southern Alps13.8 
6.Corno Grande81239554Appenines276.7 
43.Dents du Midi589210,686Western Alps11.8 
14.Finsteraarhorn748014,022Northern Alps32.1 
10.Galdhøpiggen77828100Scandinavian Mountains974.5 
11.Gerlachovský štít77238707Carpathian Mountains316.9 
35.Gran Paradiso616513,323Western Alps27.6 
9.Großglockner796612,461Eastern Alps108.9 
17.Hochkönig71569649Northern Alps20.9 
20.Hoher Dachstein70089826Eastern Alps29.6 
50.Kebnekaise57326909Scandinavian Mountains470.2 
18.Korab71169068Greek-Albanian Ranges146.2 
28.Maja e Jezercës66808839Dinaric Alps58.5 
21.Marmolada698810,965Eastern Alps35.6 
24.Moldoveanu67398346Southern Carpathians240.5 
1.Mont Blanc15,41015,781Western Alps1747.3 
41.Monte Amaro59389163Appenines37.4 
5.Monte Cinto88788878Tyrrhennian Islands138.7 
19.Monte Rosa710315,203Southern Alps48.6 
23.Monte Viso676512,602Western Alps37.4 
8.Mount Ida80588058Greek Islands273.4 
3.Mulhacén10,79111,414Andalucian Ranges327.0 
44.Nemerçka58798143Greek-Albanian Ranges23.6 
12.Olympus77209570Greek-Albanian Ranges158.0 
38.Óros Killini61297789Greek Islands41.8 
39.Óros Óssa60836490Greek-Albanian Ranges21.2 
13.Óros Taigetos76947890Greek Islands109.6 
49.Óros Voras57688294Greek-Albanian Ranges31.8 
31.Ortles640712,812Southern Alps30.8 
27.Pachnes66868048Greek Islands41.9 
22.Parângu Mare69008264Southern Carpathians52.3 
48.Peleaga57718232Southern Carpathians31.5 
4.Pico de Aneto922611,168Pyrenees315.3 
16.Piz Bernina732913,284Southern Alps85.6 
36.Pizzo di Coca616110,007Southern Alps11.7 
40.Punta la Marmora60176017Tyrrhennian Islands127.2 
29.Säntis66278209Northern Alps17.2 
42.Spathi58997047Greek Islands39.4 
34.Torrecerredo63358688Cordillera Cantabrica215.3 
25.Triglav67329396Eastern Alps45.0 
45.Vihren Vrh58539564Macedonia-Thrace30.1 
15.Wildspitze741812,362Eastern Alps30.1 

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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 (including Cyprus). There is a great variety to this list, as is common with many prominence-based lists that cover a wide area.


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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