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Core Europe Peaks with 1500 meters of Prominence

Showing Damo Buch's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (7 out of 98, or 7.14%)

RankPeak Prom-M  Elev-M Range (Level 3)Isol-KmAscent Date
3.Mulhacén32893479Andalucian Ranges528.8 
6.Corno Grande24762912Appenines445.3 
41.Monte Amaro18102793Appenines60.3 
57.Serra Dolcedorme17152267Appenines258.3 
80.Monte Cimone15772165Appenines168.4 
83.Botev15672376Balkan Mountains124.8 
11.Gerlachovský štít23542654Carpathian Mountains510.2 
78.Vârful Pietrosu15782303Carpathian Mountains221.2 
62.Pico Almanzor16892591Castile Ranges327.2 
34.Torrecerredo19312648Cordillera Cantabrica346.5 
28.Maja e Jezercës20362694Dinaric Alps94.5 
9.Großglockner24283798Eastern Alps175.32013-08-08
15.Wildspitze22613768Eastern Alps48.6 
21.Marmolada21303342Eastern Alps57.4 
55.Monte Antelao17353264Eastern Alps31.3 
20.Hoher Dachstein21362995Eastern Alps47.6 
24.Triglav20522864Eastern Alps81.1 
77.Polinik15802784Eastern Alps18.3 
74.Jôf di Montasio15972753Eastern Alps31.6 
59.Grintovec17062558Eastern Alps53.2 
60.Großer Priel17032515Eastern Alps43.7 
70.Col Nudo16452472Eastern Alps12.8 
98.Zirbitzkogel15022396Eastern Alps35.0 
90.Hochtor15202369Eastern Alps20.8 
92.Grimming15182351Eastern Alps22.1 
37.Cima Dódici18742336Eastern Alps22.6 
8.Mount Ida24562456Greek Islands440.4 
27.Pachnes20382453Greek Islands67.5 
13.Óros Taigetos23452405Greek Islands177.7 
38.Óros Killini18682374Greek Islands69.0 
42.Spathi17982148Greek Islands63.7 
52.Óros Dírfis17431743Greek Islands106.7 
72.Óros Aínos16281628Greek Islands103.2 
73.Óros Fengari16111611Greek Islands112.3 
12.Olympus23532917Greek-Albanian Ranges254.3 
18.Korab21692764Greek-Albanian Ranges237.2 
54.Smólikas Óros17362637Greek-Albanian Ranges120.2 
94.Pelister Vrh15162601Greek-Albanian Ranges101.1 
67.Solunska Glava16662540Greek-Albanian Ranges59.6 
49.Óros Voras17582528Greek-Albanian Ranges51.5 
61.Oros Giona17022510Greek-Albanian Ranges160.2 
44.Nemerçka17922482Greek-Albanian Ranges37.9 
76.Óros Parnassos15882455Greek-Albanian Ranges34.5 
89.Maja e Valamares15262373Greek-Albanian Ranges64.7 
67.Maja e Kendrevicës16662121Greek-Albanian Ranges52.8 
85.Mali i Cikës15632044Greek-Albanian Ranges20.4 
39.Óros Óssa18541978Greek-Albanian Ranges42.3 
95.Psili Korifi15141589Greek-Albanian Ranges74.8 
45.Vihren Vrh17842915Macedonia-Thrace48.4 
30.Ágion Óros20122030Macedonia-Thrace148.2 
78.Puy de Sancy15781885Massif Central225.4 
14.Finsteraarhorn22804274Northern Alps51.7 
82.Tödi15703614Northern Alps42.1 
51.Zugspitze17462962Northern Alps42.82009-06-13
17.Hochkönig21812941Northern Alps37.4 
83.Birkkarspitze15672749Northern Alps33.1 
69.Birnhorn16652634Northern Alps16.7 
29.Säntis20202502Northern Alps27.7 
86.Wilder Kaiser15522344Northern Alps25.5 
4.Pico de Aneto28123404Pyrenees514.5 
10.Galdhøpiggen23722469Scandinavian Mountains1568.3 
66.Snøhetta16752286Scandinavian Mountains83.3 
50.Kebnekaise17472106Scandinavian Mountains757.32008
91.Sarektjåhkkå15192089Scandinavian Mountains62.3 
53.Jiehkkesvárri17411834Scandinavian Mountains156.1 
81.Store Lenangstind15751625Scandinavian Mountains26.0 
19.Monte Rosa21654634Southern Alps78.3 
93.Grand Combin15174314Southern Alps26.5 
16.Piz Bernina22344049Southern Alps138.0 
31.Ortles19533905Southern Alps49.7 
65.Cima Presanella16763558Southern Alps18.4 
97.Piz Kesch15043418Southern Alps23.5 
 Cima Brenta14963151Southern Alps18.7 
36.Pizzo di Coca18783050Southern Alps23.2 
63.Grigna Settentrionale16872410Southern Alps12.6 
33.Cima Valdritta19502218Southern Alps22.3 
64.Monte Bondone16852180Southern Alps21.4 
25.Moldoveanu20462544Southern Carpathians391.2 
22.Parângu Mare21032519Southern Carpathians84.2 
48.Peleaga17592509Southern Carpathians50.8 
5.Monte Cinto27062706Tyrrhennian Islands223.9 
40.Punta la Marmora18341834Tyrrhennian Islands207.0 
87.Roman-Kosh15411545Ukrainian Plains391.4 
1.Mont Blanc46974810Western Alps2812.02010-07-16
26.Barre des Écrins20444102Western Alps107.6 
35.Gran Paradiso18794061Western Alps44.6 
23.Monte Viso20623841Western Alps60.6 
43.Dents du Midi17963257Western Alps19.7 
87.Grande Tete de l'Obiou15412789Western Alps24.1 
71.Pointe Percée16402750Western Alps23.9 
95.La Tournette15142351Western Alps12.8 
56.Pointe d'Arcalod17192217Western Alps16.6 
47.Chamechaude17692082Western Alps20.6 

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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 (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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