Northern Ardennes

Range TypeGeographically-defined sub-range
Highest PointSignal de Botrange (694 m/2277 ft)
CountriesGermany (61%), Netherlands (26%), Belgium (13%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
States/ProvincesNorth Rhine-Westphalia (47%), Rhineland-Palatinate (13%), Limburg (13%), Walloon Region (13%), Noord-Brabant (11%), Gelderland (2%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area16,576 sq km / 6,400 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent246 km / 153 mi North-South
144 km / 90 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long50° 47' N; 6° 14' E
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Map of Northern Ardennes
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Note: Range borders shown on map are an approximation and are not authoritative.
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Northern Ardennes.
ArdennesLevel 4 (Parent)
         West Belgium AreaLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Northern ArdennesLevel 5
                 Hautes FagnesLevel 6 (Child)
         Southern ArdennesLevel 5 (Sibling)
         EifelLevel 5 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Northern Ardennes

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange6
1.Signal de Botrange6942277Hautes Fagnes
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.
Child Range High Points
RankPeak NamemftRange6
1.Signal de Botrange6942277Hautes Fagnes

Photos of Peaks in the Northern Ardennes

Signal de Botrange

A tower marks the general area of Botrange, highest point in Belgium (1993-07-09).
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The roof of the Netherlands, Vaalserberg, and tower behind to mark the tripoint (called Drielandenpunt) of the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany (2011-06-27). Photo by Andrew Rankine.
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