Range TypeIsland
Highest PointPico Duarte (3098 m/10,164 ft)
CountriesDominican Republic (64%), Haiti (36%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area75,217 sq km / 29,041 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent405 km / 252 mi North-South
742 km / 461 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long18° 47' N; 71° 24' W
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Map of Hispaniola
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Caribbean AreaLevel 2 (Parent)
         Northeast West IndiesLevel 3 (Sibling)
         CubaLevel 3 (Sibling)
         JamaicaLevel 3 (Sibling)
         HispaniolaLevel 3
         Puerto Rico and Virgin IslandsLevel 3 (Sibling)
         South Coastal CaribbeanLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Lesser AntillesLevel 3 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Hispaniola

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange4
1.Pico Duarte309810,164 
2.Loma La Pelona309410,151 
3.Loma La Rucilla30389967 
4.Loma Alto de la Bandera28429324 
5.Pico del Yaque27619058 
6.Pic la Selle26748773 
7.Loma de Barraco26548707 
8.Pico de Barraco26448675 
9.Pic Macaya23477700 
10.Loma Gajo en Medio22797477 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Hispaniola

Pico Duarte
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The summit of Pico Duarte, the highest mountain on the island of Hispanola at 10,164 feet (and highest peak in the Carribbean)has a bust of Duarte, a white cross, an the flag of DR at it's summit (2014). Photo by William Musser.
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