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List of mountain peaks of North America

This article comprises three sortable tables of major mountain peaks of greater North America.

This article defines greater North America as the portion of the continental landmass of the Americas extending northward from Panama plus the islands surrounding that landmass. This article defines the islands of North America to include the coastal islands of North America, the islands of the Caribbean Sea, the Lucayan Archipelago, the Bermuda Islands, the Islands of Greenland (Kalaallit Nunaat), the islands of Northern Canada, the islands of Alaska, and the islands of the northeastern Pacific Ocean. The Hawaiian Islands are not included because they are considered part of Oceania.

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 355 ultra-prominent summits in greater North America.

All elevations in the 48 states of the contiguous United States include an elevation adjustment from the National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929 (NGVD 29) to the North American Vertical Datum of 1988 (NAVD 88). For further information, please see this United States National Geodetic Survey note. If a summit elevation or prominence has a range of values, the arithmetic mean is cited.

Highest major summits

The following sortable table lists the 20 highest mountain peaks of greater North America with at least 500 meters (1640.4 feet) of topographic prominence.

The 20 highest summits of greater North America with at least 500 meters of topographic prominence

Rank Mountain Peak Region Mountain Range Elevation Prominence Isolation Location
1 Mount McKinley[1][2]
(Denali)
 Alaska Alaska Range !B2147483647 6168 m
20,236 ft
!B2147483647 6118 m
20,072 ft
!B2147483647 7,450 km
4,629 mi
2 Mount Logan[3][4]  Yukon Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 5956 m
19,541 ft
!B2147483647 5247 m
17,215 ft
!B2147483647 623 km
387 mi
3 Volcán Citlaltépetl[5][6]
(Pico de Orizaba)
 Puebla
 Veracruz
Cordillera Neovolcanica !B2147483647 5636 m
18,491 ft
!B2147483647 4922 m
16,148 ft
!B2147483647 2,690 km
1,672 mi
4 Mount Saint Elias[7][8]  Alaska
 Yukon
Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 5489 m
18,008 ft
!B2147483647 3429 m
11,250 ft
!B2147483647 41 km
26 mi
5 Volcán Popocatépetl[9][10]  México
 Morelos
 Puebla
Cordillera Neovolcanica !B2147483647 5410 m
17,749 ft
!B2147483647 3040 m
9,974 ft
!B2147483647 143 km
89 mi
6 Mount Foraker[11][12][13]  Alaska Alaska Range !B2147483647 5304 m
17,400 ft
!B2147483647 2210 m
7,250 ft
!B2147483647 23 km
14 mi
7 Mount Lucania[14]  Yukon Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 5260 m
17,257 ft
!B2147483647 3080 m
10,105 ft
!B2147483647 43 km
27 mi
8 Volcán Iztaccíhuatl[15]  México
 Puebla
Cordillera Neovolcanica !B2147483647 5230 m
17,159 ft
!B2147483647 1560 m
5,118 ft
!B2147483647 17 km
11 mi
9 King Peak[16]  Yukon Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 5173 m
16,972 ft
!B2147483647 1073 m
3,520 ft
!B2147483647 4.7 km
2.9 mi
10 Mount Bona[17][18]  Alaska Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 5044 m
16,550 ft
!B2147483647 2103 m
6,900 ft
!B2147483647 80 km
50 mi
11 Mount Steele[19][20]  Yukon Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 5020 m
16,470 ft
!B2147483647 760 m
2,493 ft
!B2147483647 9.5 km
5.9 mi
12 Mount Blackburn[21][22]  Alaska Wrangell Mountains !B2147483647 4996 m
16,390 ft
!B2147483647 3548 m
11,640 ft
!B2147483647 98 km
61 mi
13 Mount Sanford[23]  Alaska Wrangell Mountains !B2147483647 4949 m
16,237 ft
!B2147483647 2343 m
7,687 ft
!B2147483647 65 km
40 mi
14 Mount Wood[24]  Yukon Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 4860 m
15,945 ft
!B2147483647 1200 m
3,937 ft
!B2147483647 19 km
12 mi
15 Mount Vancouver[25]  Yukon Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 4812 m
15,787 ft
!B2147483647 2712 m
8,898 ft
!B2147483647 44 km
27 mi
16 Mount Slaggard[26]  Yukon Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 4742 m
15,558 ft
!B2147483647 522 m
1,713 ft
!B2147483647 7.8 km
4.8 mi
17 Nevado de Toluca[27]
(Volcán Xinantécatl)
 México Cordillera Neovolcanica !B2147483647 4690 m
15,387 ft
!B2147483647 2225 m
7,300 ft
!B2147483647 118 km
74 mi
18 Mount Fairweather[28][29]
(Fairweather Mountain)
 Alaska
 British Columbia
Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 4671 m
15,325 ft
!B2147483647 3961 m
12,995 ft
!B2147483647 201 km
125 mi
19 Mount Hubbard[30]  Alaska
 Yukon
Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 4557 m
14,950 ft
!B2147483647 2457 m
8,061 ft
!B2147483647 34 km
21 mi
20 Mount Bear[31]  Alaska Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 4520 m
14,831 ft
!B2147483647 1540 m
5,052 ft
!B2147483647 32 km
20 mi

Most prominent summits

The following sortable table lists the 50 most topographically prominent mountain peaks of greater North America. Of these 50 most prominent summits, 27 are located in the United States, 19 in Canada, 3 in Mexico, and one each in Guatemala, Costa Rica, Greenland, the Dominican Republic, and Haiti. Four of these peaks lie on the international border between Canada and the United States.

The 50 most topographically prominent summits of greater North America

Rank Mountain Peak Region Mountain Range Elevation Prominence Isolation Location
1 Mount McKinley[1][2]
(Denali)
 Alaska Alaska Range !B2147483647 6168 m
20,236 ft
!B2147483647 6118 m
20,072 ft
!B2147483647 7,450 km
4,629 mi
2 Mount Logan[3][4]  Yukon Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 5956 m
19,541 ft
!B2147483647 5247 m
17,215 ft
!B2147483647 623 km
387 mi
3 Volcán Citlaltépetl[5][6]
(Pico de Orizaba)
 Puebla
 Veracruz
Cordillera Neovolcanica !B2147483647 5636 m
18,491 ft
!B2147483647 4922 m
16,148 ft
!B2147483647 2,690 km
1,672 mi
4 Mount Rainier[32][33][34][35]  Washington Cascade Range !B2147483647 4394 m
14,417 ft
!B2147483647 4034 m
13,236 ft
!B2147483647 1,177 km
731 mi
5 Volcán Tajumulco[36][37]  Guatemala San Marcos !B2147483647 4220 m
13,845 ft
!B2147483647 3980 m
13,058 ft
!B2147483647 722 km
448 mi
6 Mount Fairweather[28][29]
(Fairweather Mountain)
 Alaska
 British Columbia
Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 4671 m
15,325 ft
!B2147483647 3961 m
12,995 ft
!B2147483647 201 km
125 mi
7 Chirripó Grande[38][39]
(Cerro Chirripó)
 Costa Rica Cordillera de Talamanca !B2147483647 3819 m
12,530 ft
!B2147483647 3726 m
12,224 ft
!B2147483647 864 km
537 mi
8 Gunnbjørn Fjeld[40][41]  Greenland Watkins Range !B2147483647 3694 m
12,119 ft
!B2147483647 3694 m
12,119 ft
!B2147483647 3,254 km
2,022 mi
9 Mount Blackburn[21][22]  Alaska Wrangell Mountains !B2147483647 4996 m
16,390 ft
!B2147483647 3548 m
11,640 ft
!B2147483647 98 km
61 mi
10 Mount Hayes[42][43][44]  Alaska Alaska Range !B2147483647 4216 m
13,832 ft
!B2147483647 3507 m
11,507 ft
!B2147483647 205 km
127 mi
11 Mount Saint Elias[7][8]  Alaska
 Yukon
Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 5489 m
18,008 ft
!B2147483647 3429 m
11,250 ft
!B2147483647 41 km
26 mi
12 Mount Waddington[45][46]  British Columbia Coast Mountains !B2147483647 4019 m
13,186 ft
!B2147483647 3289 m
10,791 ft
!B2147483647 562 km
349 mi
13 Mount Marcus Baker[47]  Alaska Chugach Mountains !B2147483647 4016 m
13,176 ft
!B2147483647 3277 m
10,751 ft
!B2147483647 204 km
127 mi
14 Pico Duarte[48][49]  Dominican Republic Island of Hispaniola !B2147483647 3098 m
10,164 ft
!B2147483647 3098 m
10,164 ft
!B2147483647 941 km
584 mi
15 Mount Lucania[14]  Yukon Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 5260 m
17,257 ft
!B2147483647 3080 m
10,105 ft
!B2147483647 43 km
27 mi
16 Mount Whitney[50][51][52][53]  California Sierra Nevada !B2147483647 4421 m
14,505 ft
!B2147483647 3072 m
10,079 ft
!B2147483647 2,649 km
1,646 mi
17 Volcán Popocatépetl[9][10]  México
 Morelos
 Puebla
Cordillera Neovolcanica !B2147483647 5410 m
17,749 ft
!B2147483647 3040 m
9,974 ft
!B2147483647 143 km
89 mi
18 Mount Shasta[54][55][56]  California Cascade Range !B2147483647 4322 m
14,179 ft
!B2147483647 2997 m
9,832 ft
!B2147483647 539 km
335 mi
19 Monarch Mountain[57]  British Columbia Coast Mountains !B2147483647 3555 m
11,663 ft
!B2147483647 2925 m
9,596 ft
!B2147483647 71 km
44 mi
20 Shishaldin Volcano[58][59]  Alaska Unimak Island !B2147483647 2869 m
9,414 ft
!B2147483647 2869 m
9,414 ft
!B2147483647 877 km
545 mi
21 Mount Robson[60][61]  British Columbia Canadian Rockies !B2147483647 3959 m
12,989 ft
!B2147483647 2829 m
9,281 ft
!B2147483647 460 km
286 mi
22 Redoubt Volcano[62][63]  Alaska Aleutian Range !B2147483647 3108 m
10,197 ft
!B2147483647 2788 m
9,147 ft
!B2147483647 94 km
59 mi
23 Mount Elbert[64][65][66][67]  Colorado Sawatch Range !B2147483647 4401 m
14,440 ft
!B2147483647 2772 m
9,093 ft
!B2147483647 1,079 km
671 mi
24 Mount Sir Wilfrid Laurier[68]  British Columbia Columbia Mountains !B2147483647 3516 m
11,535 ft
!B2147483647 2728 m
8,950 ft
!B2147483647 52 km
32 mi
25 Nevado de Colima[69][70]  Jalisco Cordillera Neovolcanica !B2147483647 4270 m
14,009 ft
!B2147483647 2720 m
8,924 ft
!B2147483647 407 km
253 mi
26 Mount Vancouver[25]  Yukon Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 4812 m
15,787 ft
!B2147483647 2712 m
8,898 ft
!B2147483647 44 km
27 mi
27 Mount Sir Sandford[71]  British Columbia Columbia Mountains !B2147483647 3519 m
11,545 ft
!B2147483647 2703 m
8,868 ft
!B2147483647 62 km
39 mi
28 Mount Baker[72][73]  Washington Cascade Range !B2147483647 3287 m
10,786 ft
!B2147483647 2696 m
8,845 ft
!B2147483647 212 km
132 mi
29 Pic la Selle[74][75]  Haiti Island of Hispaniola !B2147483647 2680 m
8,793 ft
!B2147483647 2650 m
8,694 ft
!B2147483647 127 km
79 mi
30 Mount Torbert[76]  Alaska Alaska Range !B2147483647 3479 m
11,413 ft
!B2147483647 2648 m
8,688 ft
!B2147483647 157 km
98 mi
31 Barbeau Peak[77][78]  Nunavut Ellesmere Island !B2147483647 2616 m
8,583 ft
!B2147483647 2616 m
8,583 ft
!B2147483647 796 km
495 mi
32 San Jacinto Peak[79][80][81]  California San Jacinto Mountains !B2147483647 3302 m
10,834 ft
!B2147483647 2542 m
8,339 ft
!B2147483647 33 km
20 mi
33 [83]  California San Bernardino Mountains !B2147483647 3506 m
11,503 ft
!B2147483647 2528 m
8,294 ft
!B2147483647 262 km
162 mi
34 Charleston Peak[84][85][86]
(Mount Charleston)
 Nevada Spring Mountains !B2147483647 3632 m
11,916 ft
!B2147483647 2517 m
8,257 ft
!B2147483647 218 km
135 mi
35 Pavlof Volcano[87][88]  Alaska Aleutian Range !B2147483647 2515 m
8,250 ft
!B2147483647 2507 m
8,225 ft
!B2147483647 152 km
94 mi
36 Mount Veniaminof[89][90]  Alaska Aleutian Range !B2147483647 2507 m
8,225 ft
!B2147483647 2499 m
8,200 ft
!B2147483647 337 km
210 mi
37 Mount Adams[91][92][93]  Washington Cascade Range !B2147483647 3743 m
12,281 ft
!B2147483647 2480 m
8,136 ft
!B2147483647 74 km
46 mi
38 Skihist Mountain[94]  British Columbia Coast Mountains !B2147483647 2968 m
9,738 ft
!B2147483647 2458 m
8,064 ft
!B2147483647 157 km
98 mi
39 Mount Hubbard[30]  Alaska
 Yukon
Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 4557 m
14,950 ft
!B2147483647 2457 m
8,061 ft
!B2147483647 34 km
21 mi
40 Mount Ratz[95]  British Columbia Coast Mountains !B2147483647 3090 m
10,138 ft
!B2147483647 2430 m
7,972 ft
!B2147483647 311 km
193 mi
41 Mount Chamberlin[96][97]  Alaska Brooks Range !B2147483647 2749 m
9,020 ft
!B2147483647 2422 m
7,945 ft
!B2147483647 636 km
395 mi
42 Mount Odin[98]  British Columbia Columbia Mountains !B2147483647 2971 m
9,747 ft
!B2147483647 2409 m
7,904 ft
!B2147483647 65 km
41 mi
43 Mount Monashee[99]  British Columbia Columbia Mountains !B2147483647 3274 m
10,741 ft
!B2147483647 2404 m
7,887 ft
!B2147483647 52 km
32 mi
44 Iliamna Volcano[100]  Alaska Aleutian Range !B2147483647 3053 m
10,016 ft
!B2147483647 2398 m
7,866 ft
!B2147483647 54 km
34 mi
45 Mount Olympus[101][102][103]  Washington Olympic Mountains !B2147483647 2432 m
7,980 ft
!B2147483647 2389 m
7,838 ft
!B2147483647 174 km
108 mi
46 Mount Columbia[104][105]  Alberta
 British Columbia
Canadian Rockies !B2147483647 3741 m
12,274 ft
!B2147483647 2371 m
7,779 ft
!B2147483647 158 km
98 mi
47 Mount Queen Bess[106]  British Columbia Coast Mountains !B2147483647 3298 m
10,820 ft
!B2147483647 2355 m
7,726 ft
!B2147483647 46 km
28 mi
48 Mount Cook[107]  Alaska
 Yukon
Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 4194 m
13,760 ft
!B2147483647 2350 m
7,710 ft
!B2147483647 23 km
15 mi
49 Mount Hood[108][109][110][111]  Oregon Cascade Range !B2147483647 3429 m
11,249 ft
!B2147483647 2349 m
7,706 ft
!B2147483647 92 km
57 mi
50 Mount Sanford[23]  Alaska Wrangell Mountains !B2147483647 4949 m
16,237 ft
!B2147483647 2343 m
7,687 ft
!B2147483647 65 km
40 mi

Most isolated major summits

The following sortable table lists the 50 most topographically isolated mountain peaks of greater North America with at least 500 meters (1640.4 feet) of topographic prominence. Of these 50 most isolated major summits, 16 are located in Canada, 15 in the United States, 8 in Greenland, 5 in Mexico, and one each in the Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Guadeloupe, Puerto Rico, and Cuba.

The 50 most topographically isolated summits of greater North America with at least 500 meters of topographic prominence

Rank Mountain Peak Region Mountain Range Elevation Prominence Isolation Location
1 Mount McKinley[1][2]
(Denali)
 Alaska Alaska Range !B2147483647 6168 m
20,236 ft
!B2147483647 6118 m
20,072 ft
!B2147483647 7,450 km
4,629 mi
2 Gunnbjørn Fjeld[40][41]  Greenland Island of Greenland !B2147483647 3694 m
12,119 ft
!B2147483647 3694 m
12,119 ft
!B2147483647 3,254 km
2,022 mi
3 Volcán Citlaltépetl[5][6]
(Pico de Orizaba)
 Puebla
 Veracruz
Cordillera Neovolcanica !B2147483647 5636 m
18,491 ft
!B2147483647 4922 m
16,148 ft
!B2147483647 2,690 km
1,672 mi
4 Mount Whitney[50][51][52][53]  California Sierra Nevada !B2147483647 4421 m
14,505 ft
!B2147483647 3072 m
10,079 ft
!B2147483647 2,649 km
1,646 mi
5 Mount Mitchell[112][113][114]  North Carolina Blue Ridge Mountains !B2147483647 2037 m
6,684 ft
!B2147483647 1857 m
6,091 ft
!B2147483647 1,913 km
1,189 mi
6 Mount Washington[115][116][117][118]  New Hampshire White Mountains !B2147483647 1917 m
6,288 ft
!B2147483647 1877 m
6,158 ft
!B2147483647 1,319 km
820 mi
7 Mount Rainier[32][33][34][35]  Washington Cascade Range !B2147483647 4394 m
14,417 ft
!B2147483647 4034 m
13,236 ft
!B2147483647 1,177 km
731 mi
8 Mount Elbert[64][65][66][67]  Colorado Sawatch Range !B2147483647 4401 m
14,440 ft
!B2147483647 2772 m
9,093 ft
!B2147483647 1,079 km
671 mi
9 Pico Duarte[48][49]  Dominican Republic Island of Hispaniola !B2147483647 3098 m
10,164 ft
!B2147483647 3098 m
10,164 ft
!B2147483647 941 km
584 mi
10 Shishaldin Volcano[58][59]  Alaska Unimak Island !B2147483647 2869 m
9,414 ft
!B2147483647 2869 m
9,414 ft
!B2147483647 877 km
545 mi
11 Chirripó Grande[38][39]
(Cerro Chirripó)
 Costa Rica Cordillera de Talamanca !B2147483647 3819 m
12,530 ft
!B2147483647 3726 m
12,224 ft
!B2147483647 864 km
537 mi
12 Mount Caubvick[119][120]
(Mont d'Iberville)
 Newfoundland and Labrador Torngat Mountains !B2147483647 1652 m
5,420 ft
!B2147483647 1367 m
4,485 ft
!B2147483647 810 km
503 mi
13 Barbeau Peak[77][78]  Nunavut Ellesmere Island !B2147483647 2616 m
8,583 ft
!B2147483647 2616 m
8,583 ft
!B2147483647 796 km
495 mi
14 Qiajivik Mountain[121]  Nunavut Baffin Island !B2147483647 1963 m
6,440 ft
!B2147483647 1787 m
5,863 ft
!B2147483647 725 km
450 mi
15 Volcán Tajumulco[36][37]  Guatemala San Marcos !B2147483647 4220 m
13,845 ft
!B2147483647 3980 m
13,058 ft
!B2147483647 722 km
448 mi
16 Melville Island High Point[122]  Nunavut Melville Island !B2147483647 762 m
2,500 ft
!B2147483647 762 m
2,500 ft
!B2147483647 717 km
445 mi
17 La Grande Soufrière[123][124]  Guadeloupe île de Basse-Terre !B2147483647 1467 m
4,813 ft
!B2147483647 1467 m
4,813 ft
!B2147483647 705 km
438 mi
18 Tanaga Volcano[125][126]  Alaska Tanaga Island !B2147483647 1806 m
5,925 ft
!B2147483647 1806 m
5,925 ft
!B2147483647 656 km
407 mi
19 Mount Chamberlin[96][97]  Alaska Brooks Range !B2147483647 2749 m
9,020 ft
!B2147483647 2422 m
7,945 ft
!B2147483647 636 km
395 mi
20 Avannaarsua High Point[127]  Greenland Island of Greenland !B2147483647 2600 m
8,530 ft
!B2147483647 >500 m
>1,640 ft
!B2147483647 636 km
395 mi
21 Mathiassen Mountain[128]  Nunavut Southampton Island !B2147483647 625 m
2,051 ft
!B2147483647 625 m
2,051 ft
!B2147483647 627 km
390 mi
22 Mount Logan[3][4]  Yukon Saint Elias Mountains !B2147483647 5956 m
19,541 ft
!B2147483647 5247 m
17,215 ft
!B2147483647 623 km
387 mi
23 Magazine Mountain[129][130][131][132]  Arkansas Ouachita Mountains !B2147483647 839 m
2,753 ft
!B2147483647 653 m
2,142 ft
!B2147483647 613 km
381 mi
24 Mount Odin[133][98]  Nunavut Baffin Island !B2147483647 2143 m
7,031 ft
!B2147483647 2143 m
7,031 ft
!B2147483647 586 km
364 mi
25 Cerro El Potosí[134]  Nuevo León Sierra Madre Oriental !B2147483647 3720 m
12,205 ft
!B2147483647 1875 m
6,152 ft
!B2147483647 570 km
354 mi
26 Mount Waddington[45][46]  British Columbia Coast Mountains !B2147483647 4019 m
13,186 ft
!B2147483647 3289 m
10,791 ft
!B2147483647 562 km
349 mi
27 Keele Peak[135]  Yukon Mackenzie Mountains !B2147483647 2952 m
9,685 ft
!B2147483647 2161 m
7,090 ft
!B2147483647 543 km
337 mi
28 Mount Shasta[54][55][56]  California Cascade Range !B2147483647 4322 m
14,179 ft
!B2147483647 2997 m
9,832 ft
!B2147483647 539 km
335 mi
29 Greenland Icecap South High Point[136]  Greenland Island of Greenland !B2147483647 2875 m
9,432 ft
!B2147483647 >500 m
>1,640 ft
!B2147483647 535 km
332 mi
30 Perserajoq[137]  Greenland Island of Greenland !B2147483647 2259 m
7,411 ft
!B2147483647 2009 m
6,591 ft
!B2147483647 527 km
328 mi
31 Mealy Mountains High Point[138]  Newfoundland and Labrador Mealy Mountains !B2147483647 1190 m
3,904 ft
!B2147483647 832 m
2,730 ft
!B2147483647 519 km
323 mi
32 The Cabox[139][140]  Newfoundland and Labrador Island of Newfoundland !B2147483647 812 m
2,664 ft
!B2147483647 812 m
2,664 ft
!B2147483647 515 km
320 mi
33 Peary Land High Point[141]  Greenland Island of Greenland !B2147483647 1910 m
6,266 ft
!B2147483647 >500 m
>1,640 ft
!B2147483647 509 km
317 mi
34 Volcán Everman[142]  Colima Isla Socorro !B2147483647 1050 m
3,445 ft
!B2147483647 1050 m
3,445 ft
!B2147483647 501 km
311 mi
35 Mont Yapeitso[143]  Quebec Monts Otish !B2147483647 1135 m
3,725 ft
!B2147483647 >500 m
>1,640 ft
!B2147483647 484 km
301 mi
36 Greenland Icecap High Point[144]  Greenland Island of Greenland !B2147483647 3238 m
10,623 ft
!B2147483647 >500 m
>1,640 ft
!B2147483647 476 km
296 mi
37 Sukkertoppen[145]  Greenland Island of Greenland !B2147483647 2440 m
8,005 ft
!B2147483647 >500 m
>1,640 ft
!B2147483647 476 km
296 mi
38 Gannett Peak[146][147][148][149]  Wyoming Wind River Range !B2147483647 4209 m
13,809 ft
!B2147483647 2157 m
7,076 ft
!B2147483647 467 km
290 mi
39 Mount Robson[60][61]  British Columbia Canadian Rockies !B2147483647 3959 m
12,989 ft
!B2147483647 2829 m
9,281 ft
!B2147483647 460 km
286 mi
40 Mount Osborn[150][151][152]  Alaska Seward Peninsula !B2147483647 1437 m
4,714 ft
!B2147483647 1319 m
4,326 ft
!B2147483647 454 km
282 mi
41 Mount Igikpak[153]  Alaska Brooks Range !B2147483647 2523 m
8,276 ft
!B2147483647 1867 m
6,126 ft
!B2147483647 453 km
282 mi
42 Ulysses Mountain[154]  British Columbia Muskwa Ranges !B2147483647 3024 m
9,921 ft
!B2147483647 2294 m
7,526 ft
!B2147483647 436 km
271 mi
43 Cerro de Punta[155][156][157]  Puerto Rico Island of Puerto Rico !B2147483647 1338 m
4,389 ft
!B2147483647 1338 m
4,389 ft
!B2147483647 432 km
268 mi
44 Cerro Gordo[158][159]  Durango Sierra Madre Occidental !B2147483647 3350 m
10,991 ft
!B2147483647 1370 m
4,495 ft
!B2147483647 421 km
262 mi
45 Pico San Juan[160]  Cuba Island of Cuba !B2147483647 1140 m
3,740 ft
!B2147483647 >500 m
>1,640 ft
!B2147483647 408 km
253 mi
46 Nevado de Colima[69][70]  Jalisco Cordillera Neovolcanica !B2147483647 4270 m
14,009 ft
!B2147483647 2720 m
8,924 ft
!B2147483647 407 km
253 mi
47 Mont Jacques-Cartier[161]  Quebec Chic-Choc Mountains !B2147483647 1268 m
4,160 ft
!B2147483647 1093 m
3,586 ft
!B2147483647 406 km
252 mi
48 Humphreys Peak[162][163][164][165]  Arizona San Francisco Peaks !B2147483647 3852 m
12,637 ft
!B2147483647 1841 m
6,039 ft
!B2147483647 396 km
246 mi
49 Haffner Bjerg[166]  Greenland Island of Greenland !B2147483647 1483 m
4,865 ft
!B2147483647 >500 m
>1,640 ft
!B2147483647 387 km
241 mi
50 Victoria Island High Point[167]  Nunavut Victoria Island !B2147483647 655 m
2,149 ft
!B2147483647 655 m
2,149 ft
!B2147483647 375 km
233 mi

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References

  1. ^ a b c Mount McKinley is the highest point of the Alaska Range, the State of Alaska, the United States of America, and all of North America
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  3. ^ a b c Mount Logan is the highest point of the Saint Elias Mountains, the Yukon Territory, and all of Canada
  4. ^ a b c "Mount Logan". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 11, 2010. 
  5. ^ a b c Volcán Citlaltépetl is the highest point of Estado Libre y Soberano de Puebla, Estado Libre y Soberano de Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, and all of México
  6. ^ a b c "Volcán Citlaltépetl". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  7. ^ a b Mount Saint Elias on the international border between Alaska and the Yukon is the second highest mountain peak of both Canada and the United States
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  9. ^ a b Volcán Popocatépetl on the border of Estado Libre y Soberano de Puebla is the highest point of both Estado Libre y Soberano de México and Estado Libre y Soberano de Morelos.
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  21. ^ a b "Mount Blackburn". NGS Station Datasheet.  
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  23. ^ a b "Mount Sanford". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 27, 2010. 
  24. ^ "Mount Wood". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 25, 2010. 
  25. ^ a b "Mount Vancouver". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 25, 2010. 
  26. ^ "Mount Slaggard". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 25, 2010. 
  27. ^ "Nevado de Toluca". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  28. ^ a b Mount Fairweather on the border of Alaska is the highest point of the Province of British Columbia
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  30. ^ a b "Mount Hubbard". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 25, 2010. 
  31. ^ "Mount Bear". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 27, 2010. 
  32. ^ a b Mount Rainier is the highest point of the Cascade Range and the State of Washington
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  34. ^ a b "Mount Rainier". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 27, 2010. 
  35. ^ a b The elevation of Mount Rainier includes an adjustment of +1.935 m (+6.35 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  36. ^ a b Volcán Tajumulco is the highest point of the Republic of Guatemala and all of Central America. Volcán Tajumulco is the southernmost and easternmost 4000 m (13,123-foot) summit of North America
  37. ^ a b "Volcán Tajumulco". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 11, 2010. 
  38. ^ a b Chirripó Grande is the highest point of the Republic of Costa Rica
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  40. ^ a b Gunnbjørn Fjeld is the highest point on the Island of Greenland, Kalaallit Nunaat, the Kingdom of Denmark, and the entire Arctic
  41. ^ a b "Gunnbjørn Fjeld". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  42. ^ Mount Hayes is the northernmost 4000 m (13,123-foot) summit of North America
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  45. ^ a b Mount Waddington is the easternmost 4000 m (13,123-foot) summit of Canada
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  47. ^ "Mount Marcus Baker". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 27, 2010. 
  48. ^ a b Pico Duarte is the highest point on the Island of Hispaniola, the Dominican Republic, and all the islands of the Caribbean Sea
  49. ^ a b "Pico Duarte". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  50. ^ a b Mount Whitney is the highest point of the Sierra Nevada, the State of California, and the contiguous United States
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  52. ^ a b "Mount Whitney". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 17, 2010. 
  53. ^ a b The elevation of Mount Whitney includes an adjustment of +1.869 m (+6.13 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  54. ^ a b "Mount Shasta". NGS Station Datasheet.  
  55. ^ a b "Mount Shasta". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 17, 2010. 
  56. ^ a b The elevation of Mount Shasta includes an adjustment of +1.791 m (+5.88 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  57. ^ "Monarch Mountain". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 25, 2010. 
  58. ^ a b Shishaldin Volcano is the highest point of Unimak Island and all the Aleutian Islands
  59. ^ a b "Shishaldin Volcano". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 4, 2010. 
  60. ^ a b Mount Robson is the highest point of the Canadian Rockies
  61. ^ a b "Mount Robson". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 25, 2010. 
  62. ^ "Redoubt Volcano". NGS Station Datasheet.  
  63. ^ "Redoubt Volcano". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  64. ^ a b Mount Elbert is the highest point of the Rocky Mountains and the State of Colorado
  65. ^ a b "Mount Elbert". NGS Station Datasheet.  
  66. ^ a b "Mount Elbert". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 17, 2010. 
  67. ^ a b The elevation of Mount Elbert includes an adjustment of +1.995 m (+6.55 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  68. ^ "Mount Sir Wilfrid Laurier". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 25, 2010. 
  69. ^ a b Nevado de Colima is the highest point of Estado Libre y Soberano de Jalisco
  70. ^ a b "Nevado de Colima". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  71. ^ "Mount Sir Sandford". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 25, 2010. 
  72. ^ "Mount Baker". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 27, 2010. 
  73. ^ The elevation of Mount Baker includes an adjustment of +1.43 m (+4.69 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  74. ^ Pic la Selle is the highest point of the Republic of Haiti
  75. ^ "Pic la Selle". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  76. ^ "Mount Torbert". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 27, 2010. 
  77. ^ a b Barbeau Peak is the highest point of Ellesmere Island and the Nunavut Territory
  78. ^ a b "Barbeau Peak". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 25, 2010. 
  79. ^ "San Jacinto Peak". NGS Station Datasheet.  
  80. ^ "San Jacinto Peak". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 17, 2010. 
  81. ^ The elevation of San Jacinto Peak includes an adjustment of +1.107 m (+3.63 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  82. ^ "San Gorgonio Mountain". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 28, 2010. 
  83. ^ The elevation of NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  84. ^ "Charleston Peak". NGS Station Datasheet.  
  85. ^ "Charleston Peak". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  86. ^ The elevation of Charleston Peak includes an adjustment of +1.25 m (+4.10 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  87. ^ "Pavlof Volcano". NGS Station Datasheet.  
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  89. ^ "Mount Veniaminof". NGS Station Datasheet.  
  90. ^ "Mount Veniaminof". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 27, 2010. 
  91. ^ "Mount Adams". NGS Station Datasheet.  
  92. ^ "Mount Adams". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 17, 2010. 
  93. ^ The elevation of Mount Adams includes an adjustment of +1.655 m (+5.43 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  94. ^ "Skihist Mountain". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 25, 2010. 
  95. ^ "Mount Ratz". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 26, 2010. 
  96. ^ a b "Mount Chamberlin". NGS Station Datasheet.  
  97. ^ a b "Mount Chamberlin". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  98. ^ a b "Mount Odin". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 26, 2010. 
  99. ^ "Mount Monashee". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 26, 2010. 
  100. ^ "Iliamna Volcano". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  101. ^ "Mount Olympus". NGS Station Datasheet.  
  102. ^ "Mount Olympus". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 17, 2010. 
  103. ^ The elevation of Mount Olympus includes an adjustment of +1.338 m (+4.39 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  104. ^ Mount Columbia on the border of British Columbia is the highest point of the Province of Alberta
  105. ^ "Mount Columbia". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  106. ^ "Mount Queen Bess". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 26, 2010. 
  107. ^ "Mount Cook". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 26, 2010. 
  108. ^ Mount Hood is the highest point of the state of Oregon
  109. ^ "Mount Hood". NGS Station Datasheet.  
  110. ^ "Mount Hood". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 17, 2010. 
  111. ^ The elevation of Mount Hood includes an adjustment of +1.341 m (+4.40 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  112. ^ Mount Mitchell is the highest point of the Appalachian Mountains, the State of North Carolina, and all of eastern North America
  113. ^ "Mount Mitchell". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 28, 2010. 
  114. ^ The elevation of Mount Mitchell includes an adjustment of +0.025 m (+0.08 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  115. ^ Mount Washington is the highest point of the Northern Appalachian Mountains, the State of New Hampshire, and all of northeastern North America. Mount Washington is the easternmost ultra-prominent summit of continental North America
  116. ^ "Mount Washington". NGS Station Datasheet.  
  117. ^ "Mount Washington". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 17, 2010. 
  118. ^ The elevation of Mount Washington includes an adjustment of +0.02 m (+0.07 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  119. ^ Mount Caubvick is the highest point of the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador and all of eastern Canada
  120. ^ "Mount Caubvick". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  121. ^ "Qiajivik Mountain". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 27, 2010. 
  122. ^ "Melville Island High Point". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  123. ^ La Grande Soufrière is the highest point on the Island of Basse-Terre and the French Région Guadeloupe
  124. ^ "La Grande Soufrière". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  125. ^ Tanaga Volcano is the highest point of Tanaga Island
  126. ^ "Tanaga Volcano". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  127. ^ "Avannaarsua High Point". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  128. ^ "Mathiassen Mountain". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 25, 2010. 
  129. ^ Magazine Mountain is the highest point of the Ozark Mountains, the State of Arkansas, and the central United States
  130. ^ "Magazine Mountain". NGS Station Datasheet.  
  131. ^ "Magazine Mountain". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 28, 2010. 
  132. ^ The elevation of Magazine Mountain includes an adjustment of +0.075 m (+0.25 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  133. ^ Mount Odin is the highest point of Baffin Island
  134. ^ "Cerro El Potosí". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 10, 2010. 
  135. ^ "Keele Peak". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 25, 2010. 
  136. ^ "Greenland Icecap South High Point". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  137. ^ "Perserajoq". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  138. ^ "Mealy Mountains High Point". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  139. ^ The Cabox is the highest point of the Island of Newfoundland
  140. ^ "The Cabox". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 26, 2010. 
  141. ^ "Peary Land High Point". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  142. ^ "Volcán Everman". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 27, 2010. 
  143. ^ "Mont Yapeitso". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 3, 2010. 
  144. ^ "Greenland Icecap High Point". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  145. ^ "Sukkertoppen". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  146. ^ Gannett Peak is the highest point of the Central Rocky Mountains and the State of Wyoming
  147. ^ "Gannett Peak". NGS Station Datasheet.  
  148. ^ "Gannett Peak". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 17, 2010. 
  149. ^ The elevation of Gannett Peak includes an adjustment of +1.737 m (+5.70 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  150. ^ Adam Helman. "Alaska Borough Prominences". cohp.org. Retrieved February 11, 2010. 
  151. ^ "Mount Osborn". NGS Station Datasheet.  
  152. ^ "Mount Osborn". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 25, 2010. 
  153. ^ "Mount Igikpak". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 27, 2010. 
  154. ^ "Ulysses Mountain". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 26, 2010. 
  155. ^ Cerro de Punta is the highest point on the Island of Puerto Rico and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
  156. ^ "Cerro de Punta". NGS Station Datasheet.  
  157. ^ "Cerro de Punta". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  158. ^ Cerro Gordo is the highest point of the Sierra Madre Occidental and Estado Libre y Soberano de Durango
  159. ^ "Cerro Gordo". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 27, 2010. 
  160. ^ "Pico San Juan". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 3, 2010. 
  161. ^ "Mont Jacques-Cartier". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 26, 2010. 
  162. ^ Humphreys Peak is the highest point of the State of Arizona
  163. ^ "Humphreys Peak". NGS Station Datasheet.  
  164. ^ "Humphreys Peak". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 28, 2010. 
  165. ^ The elevation of Humphreys Peak includes an adjustment of +1.345 m (+4.41 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  166. ^ "Haffner Bjerg". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 2, 2010. 
  167. ^ "Victoria Island High Point". Summits of the World. peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 25, 2010. 

External links

Colima volcano in Mexico, from 33,000 feet (Feb. 9, 2008). The summit crater dome and pyroclastic flows that ran down the slopes in past eruptions are visible.
  • Natural Resources Canada (NRC)
    • Geographical Names of Canada @ NRC
  • Instituto Nacional de Estadística, Geografía e Informática (INEGI) de México
    • Sistemas Nacionales Estadístico y de Información Geográfica (SNEIG)
  • National Geodetic Survey (NGS)
    • NGS Datasheets
    • NGVD 29 to NAVD 88 online elevation converter @ NGS
    • Geodetic Glossary @ NGS
  • United States Geological Survey (USGS)
    • Geographic Names Information System @ USGS
  • Canadian Mountain Encyclopedia @ bivouac.com
  • North America @ peakbagger.com
  • World Mountain Encyclopedia @ peakware.com
  • peaklist.org
  • summitpost.org
  • NY-NJTC: Slide Mountain Wilderness Trail Details and Info
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