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Top Ten Highest Mountains in North America

Mount ​Washington​
Mount ​Washington​

Of these 200 highest major summits of North America, 160 are located in the United States, 30 in Canada, 11 in México, six in Guatemala, and one in Costa Rica. Seven of these peaks lie on the Canada-United States border and one lies on the México-Guatemala border.

Mount Logan​
Mount Logan​

Of these 200 highest major summits of North America, 160 are located in the United States, 30 in Canada, 11 in México, six in Guatemala, and one in Costa Rica. Seven of these peaks lie on the Canada-United States border and one lies on the México-Guatemala border.

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Pico de ​Orizaba​
Pico de ​Orizaba​

Pico de Orizaba, also known as Citlaltépetl (from Nahuatl citlal(in) = star, and tepētl = mountain), is a stratovolcano, the highest mountain in Mexico and the third highest in North America, after Denali (formerly known as Mount McKinley) of the United States and Mount Logan of Canada.

Mount ​Whitney​
Mount ​Whitney​

The following sortable table comprises the 200 highest mountain peaks of greater North ... Of these 200 highest major summits of North America, ... Mount Whitney ...

Aconcagua​
Aconcagua​

The south face of Aconcagua, the highest peak in South America, at 22,841 feet (6,962 meters) above sea level. Credit: Johnathan Esper | Shutterstock Part of the Andes mountain range, Aconcagua is the second highest of the Seven Summits (the highest peaks on each continent), behind only Mount Everest in Asia.

Mount Saint ​Elias​
Mount Saint ​Elias​

Mount Saint Elias, also designated Boundary Peak 186, is the second highest mountain in both Canada and the United States, being situated on the Yukon and Alaska border. It lies about 40 kilometres (25 mi) southwest of Mount Logan, the highest mountain in Canada.

Mount Everest​
Mount Everest​

Denali is the third-most topographically prominent and third-most topographically isolated summit on Earth after Mount Everest and Aconcagua. The following sortable table comprises the 200 highest mountain peaks of greater North America with at least 500 meters (1640 feet) of topographic prominence.

Mount Rainier​
Mount Rainier​

Denali in Alaska is the highest mountain peak of the United States and North America. Denali is the third most topographically prominent and third most topographically isolated summit on Earth after Mount Everest and Aconcagua.

Pikes Peak​
Pikes Peak​

Of these 200 highest major summits of North America, 160 are located in the United States, 30 in Canada, 11 in México, six in Guatemala, and one in Costa Rica. Seven of these peaks lie on the Canada-United States border and one lies on the México-Guatemala border.

Mount Elbert​
Mount Elbert​

Mount Elbert is the highest summit of the Rocky Mountains of North America and the highest point in the U.S. state of Colorado and the entire Mississippi River drainage basin. The ultra-prominent 14,440-foot (4401.2 m) fourteener is the highest peak in the Sawatch Range and the second-highest summit in the contiguous United States after Mount Whitney.

PopocatéPetl​
PopocatéPetl​

Of these 200 highest major summits of North America, 160 are located in the United States, 30 in Canada, 11 in México, six in Guatemala, and one in Costa Rica. Seven of these peaks lie on the Canada-United States border and one lies on the México-Guatemala border.

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Mount ​Foraker​
Mount ​Foraker​

Of these 200 highest major summits of North America, 160 are located in the United States, 30 in Canada, 11 in México, six in Guatemala, and one in Costa Rica. Seven of these peaks lie on the Canada-United States border and one lies on the México-Guatemala border.

Mount Bear​
Mount Bear​

Of these 200 highest major summits of North America, 160 are located in the United States, 30 in Canada, 11 in México, six in Guatemala, and one in Costa Rica. Seven of these peaks lie on the Canada-United States border and one lies on the México-Guatemala border.

Mount ​Kilimanjaro​
Mount ​Kilimanjaro​

Tags: Mountains, Top 5 Highest Sources: Top 5 of Anything Research 2016. List Notes: List is the top 5 highest mountains in North America. Please note "Denali" is now the official name for the mountain formally known as "Mount McKinley".

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Kings Peak​
Kings Peak​

Of these 200 highest major summits of North America, 160 are located in the United States, 30 in Canada, 11 in México, six in Guatemala, and one in Costa Rica. Seven of these peaks lie on the Canada-United States border and one lies on the México-Guatemala border.

Mount ​Blackburn​
Mount ​Blackburn​

Denali in Alaska is the highest mountain peak of North America. Denali is the third-most topographically prominent and third-most topographically isolated summit on Earth after Mount Everest and Aconcagua.

Mount Bona​
Mount Bona​

Of these 200 highest major summits of North America, 160 are located in the United States, 30 in Canada, 11 in México, six in Guatemala, and one in Costa Rica. Seven of these peaks lie on the Canada-United States border and one lies on the México-Guatemala border.

Mount ​Sanford​
Mount ​Sanford​

Of these 200 highest major summits of North America, 160 are located in the United States, 30 in Canada, 11 in México, six in Guatemala, and one in Costa Rica. Seven of these peaks lie on the Canada-United States border and one lies on the México-Guatemala border.

Iztaccihuatl​
Iztaccihuatl​

Of these 200 highest major summits of North America, 160 are located in the United States, 30 in Canada, 11 in México, six in Guatemala, and one in Costa Rica. Seven of these peaks lie on the Canada-United States border and one lies on the México-Guatemala border.

Mount Elbrus​
Mount Elbrus​

Of these 200 highest major summits of North America, 160 are located in the United States, 30 in Canada, 11 in México, six in Guatemala, and one in Costa Rica. Seven of these peaks lie on the Canada-United States border and one lies on the México-Guatemala border.

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Blue Ridge ​Mountains​
Blue Ridge ​Mountains​

The Blue Ridge contains the highest mountains in eastern North America south of Baffin Island. About 125 peaks exceed 5,000 feet (1,500 m) in elevation. The highest peak in the Blue Ridge (and in the entire Appalachian chain) is Mt. Mitchell in North Carolina at 6,684 feet (2,037 m).

K2​
K2​

K2, located on the Pakistan-Chinese border, is the second-highest mountain in the world. It is Pakistan's highest mountain; and the world's 22nd most prominent mountain. It has an elevation of 28,253 feet (8,612 meters) and a prominence of 13,179 feet (4,017 meters). It is located in the Karakoram Range.

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Mont Blanc​
Mont Blanc​

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Kangchenjunga​
Kangchenjunga​

Of these 200 highest major summits of North America, 160 are located in the United States, 30 in Canada, 11 in México, six in Guatemala, and one in Costa Rica. Seven of these peaks lie on the Canada-United States border and one lies on the México-Guatemala border.

Ben Nevis​
Ben Nevis​

Ben Nevis in the Grampian Mountains is the highest mountain in all of the British Isles. The mountain, lying in the Cairngorms, similar to many major mountains in Scotland provides memorable mountain experience for climbers and hikers. The peaks of Ben Macdui, Braeriach, and Cairn Toul follow in height, respectively.

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Jengish ​Chokusu​
Jengish ​Chokusu​

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Longs Peak​
Longs Peak​

Of these 200 highest major summits of North America, 160 are located in the United States, 30 in Canada, 11 in México, six in Guatemala, and one in Costa Rica. Seven of these peaks lie on the Canada-United States border and one lies on the México-Guatemala border.

Mount ​Olympus​
Mount ​Olympus​

Mount Olympus is the highest summit of the Olympic Mountains; however, peaks such as Mount Constance, on the eastern margin of the range, are more visible from the Seattle metropolitan area. With notable local relief, Mount Olympus ascends over 2,100 m (6,900 ft) from the 293 m (961 ft) elevation confluence of the Hoh River with Glacier Creek in only 8.8 km (5.5 mi).

Tirich Mir​
Tirich Mir​

The highest point in the Hindu Kush, or the Caucasus Indicus, is Tirich Mir at 7,708 meters. Since ancient times, the Hindu Kush mountains have housed various military endeavors. The Hindu Kush Mountain range runs along the border between Afghanistan and Pakistan.