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Alpine 4000-meter Peaks

RankPeak Elev-M
Range (Level 4)Isol-Km
1.Mont Blanc48104697Savoy Alps2812.0
2.Monte Rosa46342165Pennine Alps78.3
3.Zumsteinspitze4563110Pennine Alps.5
4.Signalkuppe4554102Pennine Alps.7
5.Dom45451046Pennine Alps16.9
6.Liskamm4527376Pennine Alps2.8
7.Weisshorn45061189Pennine Alps11.1
8.Täschhorn4491210Pennine Alps1.2
9.Matterhorn44781036Pennine Alps14.0
10.Mont Maudit4465162Savoy Alps1.2
11.Parrotspitze4432136Pennine Alps.7
12.Dent Blanche4357895Pennine Alps7.2
13.Nadelhorn4327206Pennine Alps1.4
14.Grand Combin43141517Pennine Alps26.5
15.Finsteraarhorn42742280Berner Oberland51.7
16.Mont Blanc du Tacul4248219Savoy Alps1.0
17.Castor4228165Pennine Alps1.9
18.Zinalrothorn4221490Pennine Alps4.3
19.Piramide Vincent4215128Pennine Alps.7
20.Grandes Jorasses4208852Savoy Alps7.8
21.Alphubel4206359Pennine Alps2.0
22.Rimpfischhorn4199642Pennine Alps4.6
23.Aletschhorn41931015Berner Oberland12.9
24.Strahlhorn4190401Pennine Alps1.8
25.Dent d’Hérens4171692Pennine Alps3.8
26.Breithorn4164433Pennine Alps4.0
27.Jungfrau4158687Berner Oberland8.3
28.Breithorn-Eastern Summit4139117Pennine Alps.8
29.Aiguille Verte4122689Savoy Alps7.3
30.Aiguille Blanche4112178Savoy Alps.5
31.Mönch4107584Berner Oberland3.6
32.Barre des Écrins41022044Dauphine Alps107.3
33.Pollux4092247Pennine Alps.7
34.Schreckhorn4078788Berner Oberland5.7
35.Ober Gabelhorn4063536Pennine Alps3.3
36.Gran Paradiso40611879Graian Alps44.5
37.Aiguille de Bionassay4052160Savoy Alps1.3
38.Piz Bernina40492234Rhaetian Alps137.8
38.Gross-Fiescherhorn4049391Berner Oberland4.9
40.Gross-Grünhorn4044305Berner Oberland2.5
41.Lauteraarhorn4042128Berner Oberland1.1
42.Dürrenhorn4035123Pennine Alps.7
43.Allalinhorn4027256Pennine Alps2.1
44.Hinter-Fiescherhorn4025102Berner Oberland.8
45.Weissmies40171179Pennine Alps11.1
46.Dome de Rochefort4015190Savoy Alps.8
47.Dent du Géant4013139Savoy Alps1.3
48.Lagginhorn4010511Pennine Alps3.3
49.Aiguille de Rochefort4001106Savoy Alps.6
50.Les Droites4000204Savoy Alps1.1

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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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