List of Alpine peaks by prominence

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This is a list of the mountains of the Alps, ordered by their topographic prominence. For a list by height, see the list of mountains of the Alps. By descending to 1500m of prominence, this list includes all the Ultras of the Alps according to the

Where the prominence parent and the island parent differ, the prominence parent is marked with "1" and the island parent with "2" (with Mont Blanc abbreviated to MB). The column "Col height" denotes the highest elevation to which one must descend from a peak in order to reach peaks with higher elevations; note that the elevation of any peak is the sum of its prominence and col. The column "Col location" denotes the pass where the col height is located.

No Peak Location Elevation (m) Prominence (m) Col height (m) Col location Parent
1 Mont Blanc  France/ Italy 4,810 4,697 113 Russia near Lake Kubenskoye[citation needed] Everest
2 Großglockner  Austria 3,798 2,423 1375 AustriaItaly Brenner Pass Mont Blanc
3 Finsteraarhorn   Switzerland 4,274 2,280 1994 Switzerland near Simplon Pass Mont Blanc
4 Wildspitze  Austria 3,768 2,261 1507 AustriaItaly Reschen Pass Finsteraarhorn1 / MB2
5 Piz Bernina   Switzerland 4,049 2,234 1815 Switzerland Maloja Pass Finsteraarhorn1 / MB2
6 Hochkönig  Austria 2,941 2,181 760 Austria near Maishofen Großglockner1 / MB2
7 Monte Rosa   Switzerland 4,634 2,165 2469 ItalySwitzerland Great St Bernard Pass Mont Blanc
8 Hoher Dachstein  Austria 2,995 2,136 859 Austria Eben im Pongau Großglockner1 / MB2
9 Marmolada  Italy 3,343 2,131 1212 Italy Toblach Großglockner1 / MB2
10 Monte Viso  Italy 3,841 2,062 1779 FranceItaly Le Mauvais Pass Mont Blanc
11 Triglav  Slovenia 2,864 2,052 812 Italy Camporosso Pass Marmolada1 / MB2
12 Barre des Écrins  France 4,102 2,045 2057 France Col du Lautaret Mont Blanc
13 Säntis   Switzerland 2,503 2,021 482 Switzerland Heiligkreuz bei Mels Finsteraarhorn1 / MB2
14 Ortler  Italy 3,905 1,953 1952 Italy Fraele Pass in the Livigno Alps Piz Bernina
15 Monte Baldo/Cima Valdritta  Italy 2,218 1,950 268 Italy near San Giovanni Pass in Nago–Torbole Ortler1 / MB2
16 Gran Paradiso  Italy 4,061 1,891 2170 FranceItaly near Little St Bernard Pass Mont Blanc
17 Pizzo di Coca  Italy 3,050 1,878 1172 Italy Aprica Ortler1 / MB2
18 Cima Dodici  Italy 2,336 1,874 462 Italy Pergine Valsugana Marmolada1 / MB2
19 Dents du Midi   Switzerland 3,257 1,796 1461 France Col des Montets Mont Blanc
20 Chamechaude  France 2,082 1,771 311 France Chambéry Mont Blanc
21 Zugspitze  Germany/ Austria 2,962 1,746 1216 Austria near Fern Pass Finsteraarhorn1 / MB2
22 Monte Antelao  Italy 3,264 1,735 1529 Italy Passo Cimabanche Marmolada
23 Arcalod  France 2,217 1,713 504 France Viuz in Faverges Mont Blanc
24 Grintovec  Slovenia 2,558 1,706 852 Slovenia Rateče Triglav
25 Großer Priel  Austria 2,515 1,700 810 Austria near Pichl-Kainisch Hoher Dachstein1 / MB2
26 Grigna Settentrionale  Italy 2,409 1,686 723 Italy Balisio in Ballabio Pizzo di Coca1 / MB2
27 Monte Bondone  Italy 2,180 1,679 501 Italy near Cadine in Trento Ortler1 / MB2
28 Presanella  Italy 3,558 1,676 1882 Italy Tonale Pass Ortler
29 Birnhorn  Austria 2,634 1,665 969 Austria Hochfilzen Großglockner1 / MB2
30 Col Nudo  Italy 2,471 1,644 827 Italy Passo di Sant'Osvaldo Antelao1 / MB2
31 Pointe Percée  France 2,750 1,643 1107 France near Pont d'Arbon near Megève Mont Blanc
32 Jôf di Montasio  Italy 2,753 1,597 1156 Italy Slovenia Predil Pass Triglav
33 Mölltaler Polinik  Austria 2,784 1,579 1205 Austria Iselsberg Pass Großglockner1 / MB2
34 Tödi   Switzerland 3,614 1,570 2044 Switzerland Oberalp Pass Finsteraarhorn
35 Birkkarspitze  Austria 2,749 1,569 1180 Austria Seefeld in Tirol Zugspitze1 / MB2
36 Ellmauer Halt  Austria 2,344 1,551 793 Austria near Ellmau Großglockner1 / MB2
37 Grande Tête de l'Obiou  France 2,790 1,542 1248 France Col Bayard Barre des Écrins1 / MB2
38 Cima Tosa  Italy 3,173 1,521 1652 Italy near Campo Carlo Magno Presanella1 / MB2
39 Hochtor  Austria 2,369 1,520 849 Austria Schober Pass Großglockner1 / MB2
40 Grimming  Austria 2,351 1,518 833 Austria near Schrödis near Tauplitz Großer Priel
41 Grand Combin   Switzerland 4,314 1,517 2797 Italy Switzerland Fenêtre de Durand Monte Rosa
42 La Tournette  France 2,351 1,514 837 France Col du Marais Pointe Percée1 / MB2
43 Zirbitzkogel  Austria 2,396 1,502 894 Austria Neumarkter Sattel Großglockner1 / MB2
44 Piz Kesch   Switzerland 3,418 1,502 1916 Switzerland Lukmanier Pass Finsteraarhorn1 / MB2

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