Jump to Map of List PeaksMethod: Clean | Average | Optimistic Winter Ascent Dates only (Help)Show List using U.S. Units (Feet)

Lake Island High Points

Selected peaks with 100 meters/328 feet of prominence

Showing Michael Brodka's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (0 out of 40, or 0%)

RankPeak Elev-M
IslandLocation Prom-M
Lake/RiverLake-MAscent Date
1.Volcán Concepción1610OmetepeNicaragua1579Lake Nicaragua31 
2.Birch Mountain2062Teresa IslandCanada-BC1393Atlin Lake669 
3.Goat Island Peak1314Goat IslandCanada-BC1264Powell Lake50 
4.Gora Zhima1276Ostrov OlkhonRussia821Lake Baikal455 
5.Samosir1713Samosir IslandIndonesia806Lake Toba907 
6.Idjwi Island High Point2238Idjwi IslandCongo DRC776Lake Kivu1462 
7.Stansbury Island High Point2027Stansbury IslandUSA-UT746Great Salt Lake1284 
8.Frary Peak2010Antelope IslandUSA-UT730Great Salt Lake1284 
9.Mont de Babel957Île René LevasseurCanada-QC597Manicouagan Reservoir360 
10.Sierra Santa Julia625Isla ZapateraNicaragua594Lake Nicaragua31 
11.Mount Tagapo438LuzonPhilippines437Laguna de Bay1 
12.Monte Isola600Monte IsolaItaly415Lake Iseo185 
13.Mount Saint Ignace565St. Ignace IslandCanada-ON382Lake Superior183 
14.Pachamama4130AmantaníPeru318Lake Titicaca3812 
15.Taal311LuzonPhilippines306Lake Taal5 
16.The Saddleback465Michipicoten IslandCanada-ON281Lake Superior183 
17.Pie Island High Point455Pie IslandCanada-ON272Lake Superior183 
18.Cerro Chequesani4076Isla del SolBolivia264Lake Titicaca3812 
19.Isla Taquile-Punto Alto4074Isla TaquilePeru262Lake Titicaca3812 
20.Wild Horse Island High Point1141Wild Horse IslandUSA-MT260Flathead Lake881 
21.Mount Desor425Isle RoyaleUSA-MI241Lake Superior183 
22.Castle Rock1522Fremont IslandUSA-UT239Great Salt Lake1284 
23.Mont Royal234Montreal IslandCanada-QC233St. Lawrence River1 
24.Wizard Island Peak2113Wizard IslandUSA-OR230Crater Lake1883 
25.Ukerewe Island High Point1332Ukerewe IslandTanzania198Lake Victoria1134 
26.Anaho Island High Point1334Anaho IslandUSA-NV178Pyramid Lake1156 
27.Cup and Saucer352Manitoulin IslandCanada-ON176Lake Huron176 
28.Saint Joseph Island High Point345St. Joseph IslandCanada-ON169Lake Huron176 
29.Carrington Island High Point1441Carrington IslandUSA-UT157Great Salt Lake1284 
30.Porcu Benchmark169Porcupine Island [Lake and Peninsula]USA-AK155Iliamna Lake14 
31.Oak Island High Point331Oak IslandUSA-WI147Lake Superior183 
32.Sugar Island High Point454Sugar IslandUSA-ME141Moosehead Lake314 
33.South Manitou Island High Point306South Manitou IslandUSA-MI130Lake Michigan176 
34.North Manitou Island High Point303North Manitou IslandUSA-MI127Lake Michigan176 
35.Crow Butte205Crow ButteUSA-WA124Columbia River81 
36.McCaigs Hill299Cockburn IslandCanada-ON123Lake Huron176 
37.Turtle Rock335Turtle RockUSA-WA120Columbia River215 
38.Grand Island High Point301Grand IslandUSA-MI118Lake Superior183 
39.Veigh Benchmark120Mercer IslandUSA-WA113Lake Washington6 
40.Rattlesnake Island High Point266Rattlesnake IslandUSA-NH113Lake Winnipesaukee154 

Front Runners List: Click here to see list completion progress by climbers that log their climbs using

Multiple Ascents Grid: Click here for a grid showing all of Michael Brodka's ascents of peaks on this list (including up to 10 rounds of repeats).

Compare Climbers: Click here to compare ascents of up to 5 climbers working on this list.

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.


Map Showing Location of Peaks

 = Peaks climbed by Michael Brodka   = Unclimbed peaks

Click on a peak to see its name and a clickable link.

(Map only shows peaks ranked by clean prominence)

Click Here for a Full Screen Map

This page has been served 1163436 times since 2004-11-01.

Copyright © 1987-2019 by All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service