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Alpine 4000-meter Peaks

RankPeak Elev-M  Prom-M Range (Level 4)Isol-KmAscents
1.Mont Blanc48104697Savoy Alps2812.0268
2.Monte Rosa46342165Pennine Alps78.397
3.Zumsteinspitze4563110Pennine Alps.540
4.Signalkuppe4554102Pennine Alps.757
5.Dom45451046Pennine Alps16.931
6.Liskamm4527376Pennine Alps2.817
7.Weisshorn45061189Pennine Alps11.113
8.Täschhorn4491210Pennine Alps1.23
9.Matterhorn44781036Pennine Alps14.069
10.Mont Maudit4465162Savoy Alps1.214
11.Parrotspitze4432136Pennine Alps.735
12.Dent Blanche4357895Pennine Alps7.217
13.Nadelhorn4327206Pennine Alps1.429
14.Grand Combin43141517Pennine Alps26.520
15.Finsteraarhorn42742280Berner Oberland51.726
16.Mont Blanc du Tacul4248219Savoy Alps1.034
17.Castor4228165Pennine Alps1.959
18.Zinalrothorn4221490Pennine Alps4.320
19.Piramide Vincent4215128Pennine Alps.739
20.Grandes Jorasses4208852Savoy Alps7.89
21.Alphubel4206359Pennine Alps2.033
22.Rimpfischhorn4199642Pennine Alps4.616
23.Aletschhorn41931015Berner Oberland12.912
24.Strahlhorn4190401Pennine Alps1.826
25.Dent d’Hérens4171692Pennine Alps3.89
26.Breithorn4164433Pennine Alps4.0113
27.Jungfrau4158687Berner Oberland8.343
28.Breithorn-Eastern Summit4139117Pennine Alps.87
29.Aiguille Verte4122689Savoy Alps7.35
30.Aiguille Blanche4112178Savoy Alps.52
31.Mönch4107584Berner Oberland3.657
32.Barre des Écrins41022044Dauphine Alps107.324
33.Pollux4092247Pennine Alps.748
34.Schreckhorn4078788Berner Oberland5.73
35.Ober Gabelhorn4063536Pennine Alps3.37
36.Gran Paradiso40611879Graian Alps44.5127
37.Aiguille de Bionassay4052160Savoy Alps1.37
38.Piz Bernina40492234Rhaetian Alps137.835
38.Gross-Fiescherhorn4049391Berner Oberland4.911
40.Gross-Grünhorn4044305Berner Oberland2.58
41.Lauteraarhorn4042128Berner Oberland1.12
42.Dürrenhorn4035123Pennine Alps.73
43.Allalinhorn4027256Pennine Alps2.172
44.Hinter-Fiescherhorn4025102Berner Oberland.810
45.Weissmies40171179Pennine Alps11.172
46.Dome de Rochefort4015190Savoy Alps.84
47.Dent du Géant4013139Savoy Alps1.317
48.Lagginhorn4010511Pennine Alps3.338
49.Aiguille de Rochefort4001106Savoy Alps.69
50.Les Droites4000204Savoy Alps1.14

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List Description

This list was inspired by Richard Goedeke's guidebook The Alpine 4000m Peaks - by the Classic Routes, and many of the prominence numbers come from an early edition of this seminal work.

Selected Guidebook(s) for this List

       The Alpine 4000m Peaks by the Classic Routes (Goedeke)

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


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