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Lake Island High Points

Selected peaks with 100 meters/328 feet of prominence

Showing Dale York's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (0 out of 41, or 0%)

RankPeak Elev-M IslandLocation Prom-M Lake/RiverLake-MAscentsAscent Date
1.Volcán Concepción1610OmetepeNicaragua1579Lake Nicaragua3137 
2.Birch Mountain2062Teresa IslandCanada-BC1393Atlin Lake6690 
3.Goat Island Peak1314Goat IslandCanada-BC1264Powell Lake500 
4.Gora Zhima1276Ostrov OlkhonRussia821Lake Baikal4550 
5.Samosir1713Samosir IslandIndonesia806Lake Toba9070 
6.Idjwi Island High Point2238Idjwi IslandCongo DRC776Lake Kivu14620 
7.Stansbury Island High Point2027Stansbury IslandUSA-UT743Great Salt Lake128466 
8.Frary Peak2010Antelope IslandUSA-UT727Great Salt Lake1284280 
9.Mont Babel957Île René LevasseurCanada-QC597Manicouagan Reservoir3600 
10.Sierra Santa Julia625Isla ZapateraNicaragua594Lake Nicaragua310 
11.Mount Tagapo438LuzonPhilippines437Laguna de Bay12 
12.Monte Isola600Monte IsolaItaly415Lake Iseo1857 
13.Mount Saint Ignace565St. Ignace IslandCanada-ON382Lake Superior1830 
14.Pachamama4130AmantaníPeru318Lake Titicaca381211 
15.Taal311LuzonPhilippines306Lake Taal515 
16.The Saddleback457Michipicoten IslandCanada-ON274Lake Superior1830 
17.Pie Island High Point455Pie IslandCanada-ON272Lake Superior1830 
18.Cerro Chequesani4076Isla del SolBolivia264Lake Titicaca381210 
19.Isla Taquile-Punto Alto4074Isla TaquilePeru262Lake Titicaca381214 
20.Wild Horse Island High Point1141Wild Horse IslandUSA-MT260Flathead Lake8814 
21.Mount Desor425Isle RoyaleUSA-MI241Lake Superior18343 
22.Castle Rock1522Fremont IslandUSA-UT239Great Salt Lake128412 
23.Mont Royal234Montreal IslandCanada-QC233St. Lawrence River1379 
24.Wizard Island Peak2113Wizard IslandUSA-OR230Crater Lake188358 
25.Ukerewe Island High Point1332Ukerewe IslandTanzania198Lake Victoria11340 
26.Anaho Island High Point1334Anaho IslandUSA-NV178Pyramid Lake11560 
27.Cup and Saucer352Manitoulin IslandCanada-ON176Lake Huron17626 
28.Saint Joseph Island High Point340St. Joseph IslandCanada-ON164Lake Huron1760 
29.Carrington Island High Point1441Carrington IslandUSA-UT157Great Salt Lake12842 
30.Pigeon Island High Point463Pigeon IslandNew Zealand155Lake Wakatipu3080 
31.Porcu Benchmark169Porcupine Island [Lake and Peninsula]USA-AK155Iliamna Lake140 
32.Oak Island High Point329Oak IslandUSA-WI146Lake Superior1831 
33.Sugar Island High Point451Sugar IslandUSA-ME137Moosehead Lake3143 
34.South Manitou Island High Point306South Manitou IslandUSA-MI130Lake Michigan1761 
35.Crow Butte205Crow ButteUSA-WA124Columbia River818 
36.North Manitou Island High Point300North Manitou IslandUSA-MI124Lake Michigan1761 
37.McCaigs Hill299Cockburn IslandCanada-ON123Lake Huron1760 
38.Grand Island High Point301Grand IslandUSA-MI118Lake Superior1832 
39.Turtle Rock329Turtle RockUSA-WA114Columbia River2150 
40.Rattlesnake Island High Point266Rattlesnake IslandUSA-NH113Lake Winnipesaukee15417 
41.Veigh Benchmark119Mercer IslandUSA-WA112Lake Washington665 

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List Description

This list is far from complete--it is just an attempt to list some of the more famous and prominent peaks that are high points of islands in lakes or rivers. The first two entries are definitely the highest two lake islands in the world, and probably at least 7 of the actual top 10 in the world are listed here.

Included here is at least one peak that is the high point of an island created by a man-made reservoir--this is Mont Babel in Canada, which before the creation of Manicouagan Reservoir was not on an island at all.


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