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Europe Country Most Prominent Peaks - Multiple Ascents Grid

RankGeographyPeak Elev-M  Prom-M TotalRound 1
2.FranceMont Blanc48104697  
2.ItalyMont Blanc48104697  
4.SpainPico de Teide37183718  
6.GreeceMount Ida24562456  
7.AzerbaijanBazar Dyuzi44662454  
10.GeorgiaGora Kazbek50342353  
11.PortugalMontanha do Pico23512351  
12.SlovakiaGerlachovský štít26542349  
14.Jan MayenBeerenberg22772277  
15.North MacedoniaKorab27642169  
17.ArmeniaAragats Lerr40902143  
19.RomaniaParângu Mare25192102  
27.Bosnia and HerzegovinaPlocno22251348  
28.United KingdomBen Nevis13451345  
29.Czech RepublicSněžka16031193  
31.CroatiaSveti Jure17621164  
33.UkraineHora Blyznytsya18811002  
34.Faroe IslandsSlættaratindur880880  
37.Isle of ManSnaefell621621  
38.AndorraPic de l'Estanyó2915518  
40.GibraltarRock of Gibraltar426423  
42.MaltaDingli Cliffs253253  
43.San MarinoMonte Titano739251  
44.EstoniaSuur Munamagi318218  
46.BelarusHara Dzyarzhynskaya345185  
46.LithuaniaMedvégalis Kalnas235185  
49.BelgiumBaraque de Fraiture652153  
51.JerseyLes Platons143143  
52.GuernseyLe Moulin114114  
54.MonacoRocher de Monaco6333  
55.Vatican CityVatican Hill7813  

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About the Multiple Ascent Grid:

  • This table grid shows all peaks on a given list, and all ascents done by Dale York, up to 10 ascents per peak.
  • While many peakbaggers do not like to repeat ascents, some will try to do multiple "laps" or "rounds" of a favorite list, often one close to home.
  • The header for each ascent column shows, in parentheses, the total number of peaks climbed in each "round", and clicking the header link will sort your ascents for that round.
  • Due to space limitations, this listing has just the basic peak info, so up to ten date columns can be shown. Please use the main peak list (linked above) for more basic info and functionality.
  • Some climbers will log two ascents of the same peak on the same day--for example, when doing an out-and-back ridge run with other ascents sandwiched between two of the same peak. Some might not consider these to be two separate ascents for the purposes of doing multiple rounds. Clicking on the "Count a peak only once per day" link in the header will collapse multiple ascents of a peak on a single day into just one ascent for this grid list.

List Description

This list shows the peak in each European country with the greatest topographic prominence. As it turns out, for well over half of these countries (35 of 54, or 65%) the highest and most prominent peaks are the same. The remaining 19 peaks provide some good alternate climbs in their respective nations.

There is no consensus as to what nations or peaks constitute a European country high point list, and this site lists four flavors of that well-known pursuit. Not wanting to recreate all that again for the most-prominent list for Europe, the approach here is to be very inclusive and list all most-prominent peaks for all nations and dependencies that are European and semi-European, including all Caucasus region nations, Norwegian Arctic territories, and mid-Atlantic Island highpoints for Iberian nations.


Thanks to Lee Newton, who did the research on the non-high points on this list and made its publication here possible.


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