List of mountains of Saint Kitts and Nevis

Further information: List of Ultras of the Caribbean

This article comprises three sortable tables of major mountain peaks of the islands of the Caribbean Sea.

Topographic elevation is the vertical distance above the reference geoid, a precise mathematical model of the Earth's sea level as an equipotential gravitational surface. Topographic prominence is the elevation difference between the summit and the highest or key col to a higher summit. Topographic isolation is the minimum great circle distance to a point of higher elevation.

This article defines a significant summit as a summit with at least 100 meters (328.1 feet) of topographic prominence, and a major summit as a summit with at least 500 meters (1640.4 feet) of topographic prominence. An ultra-prominent summit is a summit with at least 1500 meters (4921.3 feet) of topographic prominence. There are seven ultra-prominent summits in the Caribbean.

Highest major summits

The following sortable table lists the 15 highest mountain peaks of the Caribbean with at least 500 meters (1640.4 feet) of topographic prominence.

The 15 highest mountain peaks of the Caribbean with at least
500 meters of topographic prominence


Rank Mountain Peak Nation Island Elevation Prominence Isolation
1 PB  Dominican Republic Island of Hispaniola !B-1759573970 3098 m
10,164 ft
!B-1759573970 3098 m
10,164 ft
!B1213312780 941 km
584 mi
2 Loma Alto de la Bandera PB  Dominican Republic Island of Hispaniola !B-897086847 2842 m
9,324 ft
!B1185050620 1502 m
4,928 ft
!B1448836778 45 km
28 mi
3 PB  Haiti Island of Hispaniola !B-310174496 2680 m
8,793 ft
!B-197602950 2650 m
8,694 ft
!B-220256235 127 km
79 mi
4 PB  Haiti Island of Hispaniola !B1016614281 2347 m
7,700 ft
!B-2104250127 2087 m
6,847 ft
!B-1244463846 216 km
134 mi
5 Loma Gajo en Medio PB  Dominican Republic Island of Hispaniola !B1310625947 2279 m
7,477 ft
!B-507487933 1779 m
5,837 ft
!B-863258475 57 km
36 mi
6 PB  Jamaica Island of Jamaica !B1412060113 2256 m
7,402 ft
!B1412060113 2256 m
7,402 ft
!B719917963 272 km
169 mi
7 PB  Cuba Island of Cuba !B-1547593256 1974 m
6,476 ft
!B-1547593256 1974 m
6,476 ft
!B-1398985200 219 km
136 mi
8 PB  Guadeloupe île de Basse-Terre !B1420831162 1467 m
4,813 ft
!B1420831162 1467 m
4,813 ft
!B-210325756 706 km
439 mi
9 PB  Dominica Island of Dominica !B1558101677 1447 m
4,747 ft
!B1558101677 1447 m
4,747 ft
!B1830999342 67 km
42 mi
10 PB  Martinique Island of Martinique !B1909755351 1397 m
4,583 ft
!B-1719285489 1307 m
4,288 ft
!B81217423 80 km
50 mi
11 PB  Puerto Rico Island of Puerto Rico !B-1954238861 1338 m
4,390 ft
!B-1954238861 1338 m
4,390 ft
!B404039588 432 km
268 mi
12 Gran Piedra PB  Cuba Island of Cuba !B-1265373454 1249 m
4,098 ft
!B-700403929 >500 m
>1,640 ft
!B-274542195 127 km
79 mi
13 PB  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Island of Saint Vincent !B-1144550397 1234 m
4,049 ft
!B-1144550397 1234 m
4,049 ft
!B1618000039 162 km
101 mi
14 PB  Saint Kitts and Nevis Island of Saint Kitts !B-491598845 1156 m
3,793 ft
!B-491598845 1156 m
3,793 ft
!B12699694 190 km
118 mi
15 Pico San Juan PB  Cuba Island of Cuba !B-352223766 1140 m
3,740 ft
!B-700403929 >500 m
>1,640 ft
!B955095997 409 km
254 mi

Most prominent summits

The following sortable table lists the 15 most topographically prominent mountain peaks of the Caribbean.

The first seven of these summits each have at least 1500 meters (4921.3 feet) of topographic prominence. See the List of Ultras in the Caribbean for a table of the seven summits with at least 1500 meters of topographic prominence.

The 15 most topographically prominent mountain peaks of the Caribbean

Rank Mountain Peak Nation Island Elevation Prominence Isolation
1 PB  Dominican Republic Island of Hispaniola !B-1759573970 3098 m
10,164 ft
!B-1759573970 3098 m
10,164 ft
!B1213312780 941 km
584 mi
2 PB  Haiti Island of Hispaniola !B-310174496 2680 m
8,793 ft
!B-197602950 2650 m
8,694 ft
!B-220256235 127 km
79 mi
3 PB  Jamaica Island of Jamaica !B1412060113 2256 m
7,402 ft
!B1412060113 2256 m
7,402 ft
!B719917963 272 km
169 mi
4 PB  Haiti Island of Hispaniola !B1016614281 2347 m
7,700 ft
!B-2104250127 2087 m
6,847 ft
!B-1244463846 216 km
134 mi
5 PB  Cuba Island of Cuba !B-1547593256 1974 m
6,476 ft
!B-1547593256 1974 m
6,476 ft
!B-1398985200 219 km
136 mi
6 Loma Gajo en Medio PB  Dominican Republic Island of Hispaniola !B1310625947 2279 m
7,477 ft
!B-507487933 1779 m
5,837 ft
!B-863258475 57 km
36 mi
7 Loma Alto de la Bandera PB  Dominican Republic Island of Hispaniola !B-897086847 2842 m
9,324 ft
!B1185050620 1502 m
4,928 ft
!B1448836778 45 km
28 mi
8 PB  Guadeloupe île de Basse-Terre !B1420831162 1467 m
4,813 ft
!B1420831162 1467 m
4,813 ft
!B-210325756 706 km
439 mi
9 PB  Dominica Island of Dominica !B1558101677 1447 m
4,747 ft
!B1558101677 1447 m
4,747 ft
!B1830999342 67 km
42 mi
10 PB  Martinique Island of Martinique !B1909755351 1397 m
4,583 ft
!B1909755351 1397 m
4,583 ft
!B81217423 80 km
50 mi
11 PB  Puerto Rico Island of Puerto Rico !B-1954238861 1338 m
4,390 ft
!B-1954238861 1338 m
4,390 ft
!B404039588 432 km
268 mi
12 PB  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Island of Saint Vincent !B-1144550397 1234 m
4,049 ft
!B-1144550397 1234 m
4,049 ft
!B1618000039 162 km
101 mi
13 PB  Saint Kitts and Nevis Island of Saint Kitts !B-491598845 1156 m
3,793 ft
!B-491598845 1156 m
3,793 ft
!B12699694 190 km
118 mi
14 PB  Saint Lucia Island of Saint Lucia !B1470991802 950 m
3,117 ft
!B1470991802 950 m
3,117 ft
!B-1094582444 59 km
36 mi
15 PB  Trinidad and Tobago Island of Trinidad !B1576812895 940 m
3,084 ft
!B1576812895 940 m
3,084 ft
!B-2031499771 152 km
94 mi

Most isolated major summits

The following sortable table lists the 15 most topographically isolated mountain peaks of the Caribbean with at least 500 meters (1640.4 feet) of topographic prominence.

The first 14 of these summits each have at least 100 kilometers (62.14 miles) of topographic isolation and at least 500 meters (1640.4 feet) of topographic prominence.

The 15 most topographically isolated mountain peaks of the Caribbean with at least
500 meters of topographic prominence


Rank Mountain Peak Nation Island Elevation Prominence Isolation
1 PB  Dominican Republic Island of Hispaniola !B-1759573970 3098 m
10,164 ft
!B-1759573970 3098 m
10,164 ft
!B1213312780 941 km
584 mi
2 PB  Guadeloupe île de Basse-Terre !B1420831162 1467 m
4,813 ft
!B1420831162 1467 m
4,813 ft
!B-210325756 706 km
439 mi
3 PB  Puerto Rico Island of Puerto Rico !B-1954238861 1338 m
4,390 ft
!B-1954238861 1338 m
4,390 ft
!B404039588 432 km
268 mi
4 Pico San Juan PB  Cuba Island of Cuba !B-352223766 1140 m
3,740 ft
!B-700403929 >500 m
>1,640 ft
!B955095997 409 km
254 mi
5 PB  Jamaica Island of Jamaica !B1412060113 2256 m
7,402 ft
!B1412060113 2256 m
7,402 ft
!B719917963 272 km
169 mi
6 PB  Cuba Island of Cuba !B-1547593256 1974 m
6,476 ft
!B-1547593256 1974 m
6,476 ft
!B-1398985200 219 km
136 mi
7 PB  Haiti Island of Hispaniola !B1016614281 2347 m
7,700 ft
!B-2104250127 2087 m
6,847 ft
!B-1244463846 216 km
134 mi
8 PB  Saint Kitts and Nevis Island of Saint Kitts !B-491598845 1156 m
3,793 ft
!B-491598845 1156 m
3,793 ft
!B12699694 190 km
118 mi
9 PB  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Island of Saint Vincent !B-1144550397 1234 m
4,049 ft
!B-1144550397 1234 m
4,049 ft
!B1618000039 162 km
101 mi
10 PB  Trinidad and Tobago Island of Trinidad !B1576812895 940 m
3,084 ft
!B1576812895 940 m
3,084 ft
!B-2031499771 152 km
94 mi
11 PB  Grenada Island of Grenada !B-1593374567 840 m
2,756 ft
!B-1593374567 840 m
2,756 ft
!B-858933611 135 km
84 mi
12 Gran Piedra PB  Cuba Island of Cuba !B-1265373454 1249 m
4,098 ft
!B-700403929 >500 m
>1,640 ft
!B-274542195 127 km
79 mi
13 PB  Haiti Island of Hispaniola !B-310174496 2680 m
8,793 ft
!B-197602950 2650 m
8,694 ft
!B-220256235 127 km
79 mi
14 Mount SagePB  British Virgin Islands Island of Tortola !B-1111823362 521 m
1,709 ft
!B-1111823362 521 m
1,709 ft
!B309465138 120 km
75 mi
15 Main Ridge PB  Trinidad and Tobago Island of Tobago !B-2115399551 576 m
1,890 ft
!B-2115399551 576 m
1,890 ft
!B-1353537969 92 km
57 mi

Gallery

See also

References

External links

  • Caribbean @ peakbagger.com
  • Ultras of the Caribbean @ peaklist.com


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