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Europe Country High Points

Showing Norbert Schaefer's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (29 out of 53, or 54.72%)

RankCountryPeak Elev-M Range (Level 2)AscentsAscent Date
1.RussiaElbrus5642Caucasus Mountains236 
2.GeorgiaShkhara5193Caucasus Mountains5 
3.FranceMont Blanc4810Alps313 
3.ItalyMont Blanc4810Alps313 
5.SwitzerlandMonte Rosa4634Alps108 
6.AzerbaijanBazar Dyuzi4466Caucasus Mountains5 
7.ArmeniaAragats Lerr4090Caucasus Mountains18 
10.AndorraPic de Coma Pedrosa2945Iberian Peninsula1112011-10-09
11.BulgariaMusala2925Balkan Peninsula1172017-08-11
12.GreeceOlympus2917Balkan Peninsula120 
14.AlbaniaKorab2764Balkan Peninsula63 
14.North MacedoniaKorab2764Balkan Peninsula63 
16.KosovoVelika Rudoka2660Balkan Peninsula26 
17.SlovakiaGerlachovský štít2654Eastern Europe Ranges962009-08-10
19.RomaniaMoldoveanu2544Eastern Europe Ranges74 
20.MontenegroMaja Kolata2525Balkan Peninsula52 
21.PolandRysy-North Peak2499Eastern Europe Ranges1792009-08-03
22.NorwayGaldhøpiggen2469Scandinavia-European Arctic1682002-09-05
23.Bosnia and HerzegovinaMaglić2386Balkan Peninsula572015-06-16
24.Jan MayenBeerenberg2277Scandinavia-European Arctic7 
25.SerbiaMidžor2169Balkan Peninsula602017-08-09
26.IcelandHvannadalshnúkur2110Scandinavia-European Arctic65 
27.SwedenKebnekaise-Nordtoppen2097Scandinavia-European Arctic21 
28.UkraineGora Goverla2061Eastern Europe Ranges79 
29.CroatiaDinara1831Balkan Peninsula792013-04-14
30.SvalbardNewtontoppen1713Scandinavia-European Arctic2 
31.Czech RepublicSněžka1603Eastern Europe Ranges2532005-07-14
32.United KingdomBen Nevis1345Northwest Europe7691998-08-01
33.FinlandHálditšohkka1324Scandinavia-European Arctic45 
34.IrelandCarrauntoohil1039Northwest Europe2522011-07-09
35.HungaryKékes1014Eastern Europe Ranges1412008-10-19
36.Faroe IslandsSlættaratindur880Scandinavia-European Arctic28 
37.San MarinoMonte Titano739Italian Peninsula and Islands1022005-05-16
38.BelgiumSignal de Botrange694Northwest Europe1982004-12-27
39.Isle of ManSnaefell621Northwest Europe76 
40.LuxembourgKneiff560Northwest Europe1642017-04-27
41.MoldovaBalanesti430Eastern Europe Ranges39 
42.GibraltarRock of Gibraltar426Iberian Peninsula1212014-03-12
43.BelarusHara Dzyarzhynskaya345Eastern Europe Ranges47 
44.NetherlandsVaalserberg321Northwest Europe2032004-12-27
45.EstoniaSuur Munamagi318Eastern Europe Ranges822010-12-28
46.LatviaGaizinkalns312Eastern Europe Ranges792010-12-28
47.LithuaniaAukstojas294Eastern Europe Ranges81 
48.MaltaDingli Cliffs253Italian Peninsula and Islands1042003-09-22
49.DenmarkMøllehøj171Northwest Europe1042014-11-20
50.MonacoChemin des Révoires162Alps972008-08-11
51.JerseyLes Platons143Northwest Europe322015-08-12
52.GuernseyLe Moulin114Northwest Europe242015-08-10
53.Vatican CityVatican Hill78Italian Peninsula and Islands1282007-03-11

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List Description

Europe, as defined by this web site, includes all of the Caucasus and all of the Urals, so high points for countries not normally considered "European" (such as Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan) are included. Also note that the highest points of Spain and Portugal are on mid-Atlantic islands, which are classified as part of Africa (the Canaries are clearly offshore from Africa, and other islands are grouped that way to keep them all together).

Many climbers and peakbaggers would likely consider this somewhat arbitrary approach very unsatisfactory. Therefore, an alternate Core Europe Country High Point List has been created that adds the Spain and Portugal high points and removes the peaks in the Greater Caucasus and Arctic islands.

The highest reaches of this list are dominated by the Caucasus and the Alps, by far the highest and most dominant of the ranges of Europe.


     Ginge Fullen Europe High Points List

Selected Guidebook(s) for this List

       Europe's High Points (McKeating, Crolla)

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


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