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Lists of mountains

Mountains are listed according to various criteria: List of highest mountains greater than 7.200 metres 23.622 ft above sea level List of mountains by elevation Ultra-prominent peak Topographic prominence List of most prominent mountains List of peaks by prominence Lists of highest points restricted to a specific geographic area List of countries by highest point Summits farthest from the Earths center List of islands by highest point Seven Second Summits, the second-highest peak on each continent Seven Summits, the highest peak on each continent Lists of mountains by region sorted by coun ...


The International Mountaineering and Climbing Federation or UIAA recognise eight-thousanders as the 14 mountains that are more than 8.000 metres in height above sea level, and are considered to be sufficiently independent from neighbouring peaks. However, there is no precise definition of the criteria used to assess independence, and since 2012 the UIAA has been involved in a process to consider whether the list should be expanded to 20 mountains. All eight-thousanders are located in the Himalayan and Karakoram mountain ranges in Asia, and their summits are in the death zone. The first per ...

List of first ascents

The following list summarizes notable first ascents of mountains and peaks around the world, in chronological order. It does not list new routes to previously climbed summits.


Hausberg is German for a prominent mountain or hill in the immediate vicinity of a village, town or city, usually located on its municipal territory, but outside the built up area. It means something like the "local mountain" or "local hill" closely associated with a settlement by its population. The Hausberg forms a backdrop to its home settlement and also offers a prominent viewing point looking over the settlement. As a result, many Hausberge have cable cars or gondola lifts to transport visitors to the top. "Hausberg" is also the proper name of numerous local mountains and hills in Ger ...

List of ribus

This is a list of all 270 ribus and 115 spesials inside of or bordering Indonesia. Ribus are mountains with a topographic prominence greater than 1000 meters. Spesials are Indonesian peaks with less than 1000 meters of topographic prominence, but of significant touristic interest. The Indonesian words utara, barat, selatan, timur means north, west, south and east accordingly.

List of inselbergs

An inselberg is an isolated hill, knob, ridge, outcrop, or small mountain that rises abruptly from a gently sloping or virtually level surrounding plain. The following is a list of notable inselbergs worldwide.


ⓘ Lists of mountains

  • Mountains are listed according to various criteria: List of mountains by elevation List of highest mountains greater than 7, 200 metres 23, 622 ft above
  • Lists of mountains can be organized by continent and more specifically by country and province state: Highest mountain peaks of Africa List of Ultras of
  • Perhaps the first of what would become many notable mountain lists around the world was Sir Hugh Munro s catalogue of the Munros, the peaks above 3, 000
  • The mountains and hills of the British Isles are categorised into lists based on elevation or height prominence or relative height or drop
  • These are lists of mountains and mountain ranges in Ireland. Those within Northern Ireland, or on the border, are marked with an asterisk, while the rest
  • crossing many of the mountain peaks. Several mountains are the sites of major alpine ski resorts. Peak bagging lists of New Hampshire mountains These include:
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  • This page lists notable mountains in the U.S. state of Georgia. The following sortable table lists the 11 highest mountain peaks of Georgia with at least
  • This page lists notable mountains in the U.S. state of North Carolina. The following sortable table lists the 20 highest mountain peaks of North Carolina
  • This is a list of mountains in Cabo Verde: Lists of mountains by region Geography of Cape Verde The highest point on Santiago The highest point on Santo