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mountain range A mountain range is a series of mountains ranged in a line and connected by high ground. A mountain system or mountain belt is a group of mountain ranges with similarity in form, structure, and alignment that have arisen from the same cause, us ...

mountain range
s on
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Earth
and a few other
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. First, the highest and longest mountain ranges on Earth are listed, followed by more comprehensive alphabetical lists organized by continent. Ranges in the oceans and on other celestial bodies are listed afterwards.


Mountain ranges on planet Earth


By size

Note 1: A peak included in the "Eastern Pamirs" more often than in the
Kunlun Mountains The Kunlun Mountains ( zh, s=昆仑山, t=崑崙山, p=Kūnlún Shān, ; ug, كۇئېنلۇن تاغ تىزمىسى) constitute one of the longest mountain chain A mountain chain is a row of high mountain summits, a linear sequence of interconn ...

Kunlun Mountains
, as Kongur Tagh and the Kunlun range are ''separated'' by the large
Yarkand River The Yarkand River (or Yarkent River, Yeh-erh-ch'iang Ho) is a river in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of western China. It originates in the Rimo Glacier in a part of the Karakoram range and disputed between India, China and Pakistan, and ...
valley; no valley of such significance separates the Pamirs and Kongur Tagh, just political boundaries. Note 2: Part of
Hindu Kush The Hindu Kush ( Dari, Pashto Pashto (,; / , ), sometimes spelled Pukhto or Pakhto, is an Eastern Iranian language of the Indo-European family. It is known in Persian literature as Afghani (, ). The language is natively spoken ...
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Himalayas The Himalayas, or Himalaya (; Sanskrit Sanskrit (; attributively , ; nominalization, nominally , , ) is a classical language of South Asia that belongs to the Indo-Aryan languages, Indo-Aryan branch of the Indo-European languages. It ar ...

Himalayas
region All of the Asian ranges above have been formed in part over the past 35 to 55 million years by the collision between the
Indian Plate The Indian Plate or India Plate is a minor tectonic plate straddling the Equator in the Eastern Hemisphere. Originally a part of the ancient continent of Gondwana, India broke away from the other fragments of Gondwana and began moving north. ...
and
Eurasian Plate The Eurasian Plate is a tectonic plate This is a list of tectonic plates on Earth's surface. Tectonic plates are pieces of Earth's crust and uppermost mantle, together referred to as the lithosphere. The plates are around thick and consist ...
. The Indian Plate is still particularly mobile and these mountain ranges continue to rise in elevation every year and this page may need to be updated in a few years; of these the Himalayas are rising most quickly; the
Kashmir Kashmir, ks, کٔشیٖر, kaśīr () is the northernmost geographical region of the Indian subcontinent. Until the mid-19th century, the term "Kashmir" denoted only the Kashmir Valley The Kashmir Valley, also known as the ''Vale ...

Kashmir
and
Pamirs The Pamir Mountains are a between , and . It is located at a junction with other notable mountains, namely the , , , and the mountain ranges. They are among the world's highest s. Much of the Pamir Mountains lie in the of . To the south, th ...
region to the north of the Indian subcontinent is the point of confluence of these mountains which encircle the
Tibetan Plateau The Tibetan Plateau (, also known as the Qinghai–Tibet Plateau or the Qing–Zang Plateau () or as the Himalayan Plateau in India, is a vast elevated plateau In geology Geology (from the Ancient Greek γῆ, ''gē'' ("earth") and -λ ...
.


By prominence

See
List of peaks by prominence This is a list of mountain peaks ordered by their topographic prominence. Terminology The prominence of a peak is the minimum height of climb to the summit on any route from a higher peak, or from sea level if there is no higher peak. The lowest ...
(ranking the mountain ranges as well).


Mountain ranges by length

Mountain systems, himalyan ranges and chains by length (over 500 km): #The underwater
Mid-ocean ridge A mid-ocean ridge (MOR) is a seafloor mountain system formed by plate tectonics File:Earth cutaway schematic-en.svg, upright=1.35, Diagram of the internal layering of Earth showing the lithosphere above the asthenosphere (not to scale) Plate ...
– #
Ring of Fire The Ring of Fire (also known as the Pacific Ring of Fire, the Rim of Fire, the Girdle of Fire or the Circum-Pacific belt) is a region around much of the rim of the Pacific Ocean where many Types of volcanic eruptions, volcanic eruptions and e ...
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American Cordillera The American Cordillera is a chain of mountain ranges (cordilleras) that consists of an almost continuous sequence of mountain ranges that form the western "backbone" of North America, South America and Central America. It is also the backbone ...
– ###
Andes The Andes, Andes Mountains or Andean Mountains ( es, Cordillera de los Andes) are the List of mountain ranges#Mountain ranges by length, longest continental mountain range in the world, forming a continuous highland along the western edge of Sou ...

Andes
– . Northern and Southern Andes main subdivisions, along both run three vast, almost parallel chain systems of mountain ranges - Cordillera Occidental, Cordillera Central and Cordillera Oriental. ###
North American Cordillera The North American Cordillera, sometimes also called the Western Cordillera of North America, the Western Cordillera or the Pacific Cordillera, is the North America North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere a ...
– #
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
– more than ##
Hindu Kush The Hindu Kush ( Dari, Pashto Pashto (,; / , ), sometimes spelled Pukhto or Pakhto, is an Eastern Iranian language of the Indo-European family. It is known in Persian literature as Afghani (, ). The language is natively spoken ...
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Himalayas The Himalayas, or Himalaya (; Sanskrit Sanskrit (; attributively , ; nominalization, nominally , , ) is a classical language of South Asia that belongs to the Indo-Aryan languages, Indo-Aryan branch of the Indo-European languages. It ar ...

Himalayas
region – #
Great Escarpment, Southern Africa The Great Escarpment is a major topographical feature in Africa that consists of steep slopes from the high central South Africa#Geography, Southern African plateauAtlas of Southern Africa. (1984). p. 13. Readers Digest Association, Cape Town do ...
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Drakensberg The Drakensberg (Afrikaans Alaric speaking Afrikaans. Afrikaans (, ) is a West Germanic language spoken in South Africa South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa (RSA), is the southernmost country in Africa. With over ...

Drakensberg
– #
Rocky Mountains The Rocky Mountains, also known as the Rockies, are a major mountain range A mountain range is a series of mountains ranged in a line and connected by high ground. A mountain system or mountain belt is a group of mountain ranges with simila ...

Rocky Mountains
– (section of the
North American Cordillera The North American Cordillera, sometimes also called the Western Cordillera of North America, the Western Cordillera or the Pacific Cordillera, is the North America North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere a ...
) #
Great Dividing Range The Great Dividing Range, also known as the East Australian Cordillera or the Eastern Highlands, is a cordillera A cordillera is an extensive chain of mountains A mountain is an elevated portion of the Earth's crust 350px, Plates in t ...

Great Dividing Range
– #
Transantarctic Mountains The Transantarctic Mountains (abbreviated TAM) comprise a mountain range of uplifted (primarily sedimentary Sedimentary rocks are types of rock that are formed by the accumulation or deposition of mineral or organic particles at the Earth's ...

Transantarctic Mountains
– #
Kunlun Mountains The Kunlun Mountains ( zh, s=昆仑山, t=崑崙山, p=Kūnlún Shān, ; ug, كۇئېنلۇن تاغ تىزمىسى) constitute one of the longest mountain chain A mountain chain is a row of high mountain summits, a linear sequence of interconn ...

Kunlun Mountains
– (section of the
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
) #
Atlas Mountains The Atlas Mountains ( ar, جِبَال ٱلْأَطْلَس, jibāl al-ʾaṭlas /ʒibaːl al atˤlas/, Tamazight The Berber languages, also known as the Amazigh languages (Berber name: , ; Neo-Tifinagh: ⵜⴰⵎⴰⵣⵉⵖⵜ, Tuareg Tifin ...

Atlas Mountains
– (section of the
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
) #
Ural Mountains The Ural Mountains (; rus, Ура́льские го́ры, r=Uralskiye gory, p=ʊˈralʲskʲɪjə ˈgorɨ; ba, Урал тауҙары, ''Ural tauźarı'') or simply the Urals, are a mountain range that runs approximately from north to south ...
– #
Appalachian Mountains The Appalachian Mountains, often called the Appalachians, are a system of mountains in eastern North America North America is a continent A continent is any of several large landmasses. Generally identified by convention (nor ...

Appalachian Mountains
– #
Himalayas The Himalayas, or Himalaya (; Sanskrit Sanskrit (; attributively , ; nominalization, nominally , , ) is a classical language of South Asia that belongs to the Indo-Aryan languages, Indo-Aryan branch of the Indo-European languages. It ar ...

Himalayas
– c. (main section of the
Hindu Kush The Hindu Kush ( Dari, Pashto Pashto (,; / , ), sometimes spelled Pukhto or Pakhto, is an Eastern Iranian language of the Indo-European family. It is known in Persian literature as Afghani (, ). The language is natively spoken ...
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Himalayas The Himalayas, or Himalaya (; Sanskrit Sanskrit (; attributively , ; nominalization, nominally , , ) is a classical language of South Asia that belongs to the Indo-Aryan languages, Indo-Aryan branch of the Indo-European languages. It ar ...

Himalayas
region) ##
High Himalayas
High Himalayas
– ##
Sivalik Hills The Sivalik Hills (also known as the Shivalik Hills and Churia Hills) are a mountain range A mountain range is a series of mountains ranged in a line and connected by high ground. A mountain system or mountain belt is a group of mountain ran ...
– ## Lesser Himalayas – #
Altai mountain system
Altai mountain system
– #
Barisan Mountains Geological map of Bukit Barisan The Bukit Barisan or the Barisan Mountains are a mountain range on the western side of Sumatra Sumatra is one of the Sunda Islands of western Indonesia. It is the largest island that is fully within Indonesian ...
– c. (section of the
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
) #
Carpathian Mountains The Carpathian Mountains or Carpathians () are a range of mountains forming an arc throughout Central and Eastern Europe Central and Eastern Europe is a term encompassing the countries in Central Europe Central Europe is the central region ...

Carpathian Mountains
– (section of the
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
) #
Scandinavian Mountains #REDIRECT Scandinavian Mountains#REDIRECT Scandinavian Mountains The Scandinavian Mountains or the Scandes is a mountain range that runs through the Scandinavian Peninsula. The Scandinavian Mountains are often erroneously thought to be equivalen ...
(Scandes) – c. #Verkhoyansk Range-Suntar-Khayata Range – (section of the East
Siberia Siberia (; rus, Сибирь, r=Sibir', p=sʲɪˈbʲirʲ, a=Ru-Сибирь.ogg) is an extensive geographical region, constituting all of North Asia, from the Ural Mountains in the west to the Pacific Ocean in the east. It has been a part of R ...

Siberia
n System of mountains) ##
Verkhoyansk Range The Verkhoyansk Range (russian: Верхоянский хребет, ''Verkhojanskiy Khrebet''; sah, Үөһээ Дьааҥы сис хайата, ''Üöhee Caañı sis xayata'') is a mountain range in the Sakha Republic, Russia Russia (r ...
– ## Suntar-Khayata Range – #
Coast Mountains The Coast Mountains (french: La chaîne Côtière) are a major mountain range in the Pacific Coast Ranges of western North America, extending from southwestern Yukon through the Alaska Panhandle and virtually all of the British Columbia Coast, Co ...
– (section of the
North American Cordillera The North American Cordillera, sometimes also called the Western Cordillera of North America, the Western Cordillera or the Pacific Cordillera, is the North America North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere a ...
) #
Qin Mountains The Qinling () or Qin Mountains, formerly known as the Nanshan ("Southern Mountains"), are a major east-west mountain range A mountain range is a series of mountains ranged in a line and connected by high ground. A mountain system or mounta ...
– #
Transhimalaya The Transhimalaya (also spelled Trans-Himalaya), or "Gangdise – Nyenchen Tanglha range", is a mountain range in China China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a country in East Asia. It is the List of countries and depe ...
– (section of the
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
) #
Western Ghats The Western Ghats is a mountain range that covers an area of in a stretch of parallel to the western coast of the Indian peninsula, traversing the states State may refer to: Arts, entertainment, and media Literature * ''State Magazine'', ...

Western Ghats
– #
Chersky Range The Chersky Range (, ) is a chain of mountain A mountain is an elevated portion of the Earth's crust, generally with steep sides that show significant exposed bedrock. A mountain differs from a plateau in having a limited summit area, and ...
– (section of the East
Siberia Siberia (; rus, Сибирь, r=Sibir', p=sʲɪˈbʲirʲ, a=Ru-Сибирь.ogg) is an extensive geographical region, constituting all of North Asia, from the Ural Mountains in the west to the Pacific Ocean in the east. It has been a part of R ...

Siberia
n System of mountains) # Peninsular mountain ranges – (section of the
North American Cordillera The North American Cordillera, sometimes also called the Western Cordillera of North America, the Western Cordillera or the Pacific Cordillera, is the North America North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere a ...
) #
Serra do Mar upright=1.2, Amethyst from Serra do Mar, on display at the Smithsonian, USA Serra do Mar (, Portuguese for ''Sea's ridge'' or ''Sea ridge'') is a 1,500 km long system of mountain ranges and escarpments in Southeast Region, Brazil, Southeast ...

Serra do Mar
– #
Taurus Mountains The Taurus Mountains (Turkish Turkish may refer to: * of or about Turkey Turkey ( tr, Türkiye ), officially the Republic of Turkey, is a country straddling Southeastern Europe and Western Asia. It shares borders with Greece Gr ...
– (section of the
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
) #
Zagros Mountains The Zagros Mountains ( fa, کوه‌های زاگرس, ''Kuh hā-ye Zāgros;'' Luri language, Luri: کویل زاگروس‎, ''Koyal Zagros;'' Turkish language, Turkish: ''Zagros Dağları;'' ku, چیاکانی زاگرۆس, translit=Çiyakani ...
– (section of the
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
) #
Sierra Madre Occidental The Sierra Madre Occidental is a major mountain range system of the North American Cordillera, that runs northwest–southeast through northwestern and western Mexico, and along the Gulf of California. The Sierra Madre is part of the American Cor ...

Sierra Madre Occidental
– (section of the
North American Cordillera The North American Cordillera, sometimes also called the Western Cordillera of North America, the Western Cordillera or the Pacific Cordillera, is the North America North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere a ...
) #
Mantiqueira Mountains The Mantiqueira Mountains (Portuguese: ''Serra da Mantiqueira'') are a mountain range in Southeastern Brazil, with parts in the states of São Paulo (state), São Paulo, Minas Gerais and Rio de Janeiro (state), Rio de Janeiro. It rises abruptly fro ...
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Espinhaço Mountains The Espinhaço Mountains (, ) are a mountain range in Brazil Brazil ( pt, Brasil; ), officially the Federative Republic of Brazil (Portuguese: ), is the largest country in both South America and Latin America. At 8.5 million square kilo ...
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Kolyma Mountains The Kolyma Mountains or Kolyma Upland ( rus, Колымское нагорье, r=Kolymskoye Nagorye) is a mountain range in northeastern Siberia Siberia (; rus, Сибирь, r=Sibir', p=sʲɪˈbʲirʲ, a=Ru-Сибирь.ogg) is an extensive ...
– (section of the East
Siberia Siberia (; rus, Сибирь, r=Sibir', p=sʲɪˈbʲirʲ, a=Ru-Сибирь.ogg) is an extensive geographical region, constituting all of North Asia, from the Ural Mountains in the west to the Pacific Ocean in the east. It has been a part of R ...

Siberia
n System of mountains) #
Alps The Alps ; german: Alpen ; it, Alpi ; rm, Alps; sl, Alpe ) are the highest and most extensive mountain range A mountain range is a series of mountains ranged in a line and connected by high ground. A mountain system or mountain belt ...

Alps
– (section of the
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
) ##
Western Alps it, Alpi occidentaligerman: Westalpen , photo=Mont Blanc from Punta Helbronner, 2010 July.JPG , photo_caption=Mont Blanc Mont Blanc (french: Mont Blanc ; it, Monte Bianco , both meaning "white mountain") is the highest mountain in the Alps ...
– approx. ###
French Prealps The French Prealps (''Préalpes'') are a group of subalpine mountain ranges of medium elevation located immediately west of the French Alps. They roughly stretch from Lake Geneva southwest to the rivers Isère and Drôme; east to a line runn ...
– more than ##
Eastern Alps Eastern Alps is the name given to the eastern half of the Alps The Alps ; german: Alpen ; it, Alpi ; rm, Alps; sl, Alpe ) are the highest and most extensive mountain range A mountain range is a series of mountains ranged in a line ...
– approx. ###
Central Eastern Alps The Central Eastern Alps (german: Zentralalpen or Zentrale Ostalpen), also referred to as Austrian Central Alps (german: Österreichische Zentralalpen) or just Central Alps comprise the main chain of the Eastern Alps Eastern Alps is the name gi ...

Central Eastern Alps
– approx. ###
Northern Limestone Alps The Northern Limestone Alps (german: Nördliche Kalkalpen), also called the Northern Calcareous Alps, are the mountain range, ranges of the Eastern Alps north of the Central Eastern Alps located in Austria and the adjacent Bavarian lands of southe ...

Northern Limestone Alps
– approx. ###
Southern Limestone Alps The Southern Limestone Alps ( it, Alpi Sud-orientali), also called the Southern Calcareous Alps, are the ranges of the Eastern Alps Eastern Alps is the name given to the eastern half of the Alps, usually defined as the area east of a line from L ...

Southern Limestone Alps
and Western Limestone Alps – approx. #
Apennines The Apennines or Apennine Mountains (; grc-gre, links=no, Ἀπέννινα ὄρη or Ἀπέννινον ὄρος; la, Appenninus or  – a singular with plural meaning;''Apenninus'' (Greek or ) has the form of an adjective, which woul ...
– (section of the
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
) #
Caucasus Mountains The Caucasus Mountains, : pronounced * hy, Կովկասյան լեռներ, : pronounced * az, Qafqaz dağları, pronounced * rus, Кавка́зские го́ры, Kavkázskiye góry, kɐfˈkasːkʲɪje ˈɡorɨ * tr, Kafkas Dağla ...

Caucasus Mountains
– (section of the
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
) ##
Greater Caucasus The Greater Caucasus ( az, Böyük Qafqaz, Бөјүк Гафгаз, بيوک قافقاز; ka, დიდი კავკასიონი, ''Didi K’avk’asioni''; russian: Большой Кавказ, ''Bolshoy Kavkaz'', sometimes translat ...
– ##
Lesser Caucasus The Lesser Caucasus, also called Caucasus Minor, is the second of the two main mountain range A mountain range is a series of mountains ranged in a line and connected by high ground. A mountain system or mountain belt is a group of mountain ran ...
– #
Cordillera Occidental (Colombia) The Cordillera Occidental ( en, West Andes) is the lowest in elevation of the three branches of the Andean Region of Colombia, Colombian Andes. The average altitude is and the highest peak is Cerro Tatamá at . The range extends from south to ...
– (section of the Northern
Andes The Andes, Andes Mountains or Andean Mountains ( es, Cordillera de los Andes) are the List of mountain ranges#Mountain ranges by length, longest continental mountain range in the world, forming a continuous highland along the western edge of Sou ...

Andes
, American Cordillera) #
Cordillera Oriental (Colombia) The Cordillera Oriental ( en, Eastern Ranges) is the widest of the three branches of the Colombian Andes The Andean natural region, located in central Colombia, is the most populated natural region A natural region (landscape unit) is a basic ...
– (section of the Northern
Andes The Andes, Andes Mountains or Andean Mountains ( es, Cordillera de los Andes) are the List of mountain ranges#Mountain ranges by length, longest continental mountain range in the world, forming a continuous highland along the western edge of Sou ...

Andes
, American Cordillera) #
Vindhya Range The Vindhya Range (also known as Vindhyachal) () is a complex, discontinuous chain of mountain ridge A ridge or a mountain ridge is a geographical feature consisting of a chain of mountains or hills that form a continuous elevated crest ...
– #
Altai Mountains The Altai Mountains (), also spelled Altay Mountains, are a mountain range A mountain range is a series of mountains ranged in a line and connected by high ground. A mountain system or mountain belt is a group of mountain ranges with simil ...

Altai Mountains
– 1,200 km (750 mi) #
Drakensberg The Drakensberg (Afrikaans Alaric speaking Afrikaans. Afrikaans (, ) is a West Germanic language spoken in South Africa South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa (RSA), is the southernmost country in Africa. With over ...

Drakensberg
– #
Byrranga Mountains The Byrranga Mountains (russian: го́ры Бырра́нга; ''Gory Byrranga'') are a mountain range in the middle of the Taymyr Peninsula The Taymyr Peninsula (russian: Полуостров Таймыр, Таймырский полуостро ...
– #
Cascade Range The Cascade Range or Cascades is a major mountain range A mountain range is a series of mountains ranged in a line and connected by high ground. A mountain system or mountain belt is a group of mountain ranges with similarity in form, structur ...
– #
Annamite Range The Annamite Range or the Annamese Mountains (french: Chaîne annamitique; lo, ພູ ຫລວງ ''Phou Luang''; vi, Dãy (núi) Trường Sơn) is a major mountain range of eastern Indochina, extending approximately through Laos, Vietna ...
– #
Brooks Range The Brooks Range ( Gwich'in ''Gwazhał'') is a mountain range A mountain range is a series of mountains ranged in a line and connected by high ground. A mountain system or mountain belt is a group of mountain ranges with similarity in form, str ...

Brooks Range
– (section of the
North American Cordillera The North American Cordillera, sometimes also called the Western Cordillera of North America, the Western Cordillera or the Pacific Cordillera, is the North America North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere a ...
) #
Verkhoyansk Range The Verkhoyansk Range (russian: Верхоянский хребет, ''Verkhojanskiy Khrebet''; sah, Үөһээ Дьааҥы сис хайата, ''Üöhee Caañı sis xayata'') is a mountain range in the Sakha Republic, Russia Russia (r ...
– (section of the
East Siberian Mountains The East Siberian Mountains or East Siberian Highlands ( rus, Восточно-Сибирское нагорье) are one of the largest mountain systems of the Russian Federation Russia (russian: link=no, Россия, , ), or the Russian F ...
) #
Cordillera Central (Colombia) The Cordillera Central ( en, Central Andes) is the highest of the three branches of the Colombian Andes. The range extends from south to north dividing from the Colombian Massif in Cauca Department to the Serranía de San Lucas in Bolivar Depa ...
– (section of the Northern
Andes The Andes, Andes Mountains or Andean Mountains ( es, Cordillera de los Andes) are the List of mountain ranges#Mountain ranges by length, longest continental mountain range in the world, forming a continuous highland along the western edge of Sou ...

Andes
, American Cordillera) #
Lena Plateau The Lena Plateau, also known as Prilensky Plateau ( rus, Приленское плато, ''Prilenskoye Plato''; sah, Өлүөнэтээҕи хаптал хайалаах сир), is one of the great plateau In geology Geology (from the A ...
– (section of the East
Siberia Siberia (; rus, Сибирь, r=Sibir', p=sʲɪˈbʲirʲ, a=Ru-Сибирь.ogg) is an extensive geographical region, constituting all of North Asia, from the Ural Mountains in the west to the Pacific Ocean in the east. It has been a part of R ...

Siberia
n System of mountains) #
Pontic Mountains The Pontic Mountains or Pontic Alps ( Turkish: ''Kuzey Anadolu Dağları'', meaning North Anatolian Mountains) form a mountain range in northern Anatolia Anatolia,, tr, Anadolu Yarımadası), and the Anatolian plateau. also known as Asia ...

Pontic Mountains
– (section of the
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
) #Eastern Sayan Mountains – #
Sierra Madre del Sur The Sierra Madre del Sur is a mountain range in southern Mexico Mexico ( es, México ; Nahuan languages: ), officially the United Mexican States (; EUM ), is a List of sovereign states, country in the southern portion of North America. It ...
– (section of the
North American Cordillera The North American Cordillera, sometimes also called the Western Cordillera of North America, the Western Cordillera or the Pacific Cordillera, is the North America North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere a ...
) #
Arakan File:Muhghazi.jpg, Coinage with an Arabic language, Arabic inscription from Bengali-ruled Arakan, 16th century Arakan ( or ) is a historic coastal region in Southeast Asia. Its borders faced the Bay of Bengal to its west, the Indian subcont ...
/Rakhine Mountains - #
Hengduan Mountains The Hengduan Mountains () are a group of mountain ranges in southwest China, southwest China that connect the southeast portions of the Tibetan Plateau with the Yunnan–Guizhou Plateau. The Hengduan Mountains are primarily large north-south mo ...
– as a system of mountain ranges #
Ogo Mountains The Ogo Mountains, also known as the Galgodon Highlands, () are a mountain range in Somaliland Somaliland ( so, Somaliland; ar, صوماليلاند ', '), officially the Republic of Somaliland ( so, Jamhuuriyadda Soomaaliland, ar, ...
– 900 km (560 mi) # Koryak Mountains – (Siberia) #
Cape Fold Belt and its relationship to the Cape Fold Mountains in the south. The portion of the Great Escarpment shown in red is known as the Drakensberg. The Cape Fold Belt is a fold and thrust belt of late Paleozoic age, which affected the sequence of Sedim ...
– #
Hindu Kush The Hindu Kush ( Dari, Pashto Pashto (,; / , ), sometimes spelled Pukhto or Pakhto, is an Eastern Iranian language of the Indo-European family. It is known in Persian literature as Afghani (, ). The language is natively spoken ...
– (section of the
Hindu Kush The Hindu Kush ( Dari, Pashto Pashto (,; / , ), sometimes spelled Pukhto or Pakhto, is an Eastern Iranian language of the Indo-European family. It is known in Persian literature as Afghani (, ). The language is natively spoken ...
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Greater Himalayas
Greater Himalayas
region) #
PrecordilleraPrecordillera is a Spanish geographical term for hills and mountains lying before a greater range, foothills Rocky Mountain foothills near Denver, Colorado, CO. Foothills or piedmont are geography, geographically defined as gradual increases in el ...
– ( considered section of the Southern
Andes The Andes, Andes Mountains or Andean Mountains ( es, Cordillera de los Andes) are the List of mountain ranges#Mountain ranges by length, longest continental mountain range in the world, forming a continuous highland along the western edge of Sou ...

Andes
, American Cordillera) #
Dzhugdzhur Mountains The Dzhugdzhur Mountains (russian: Джугджу́р) or Jugjur Mountains, meaning 'big bulge' in Evenki, are a mountain range in the far east of Siberia Siberia (; rus, Сибирь, r=Sibir', p=sʲɪˈbʲirʲ, a=Ru-Сибирь.ogg) i ...
– #
Stanovoy Highlands The Stanovoy Highlands ( rus, Станово́е наго́рье) or Stanovoy Uplands is a mountain range in the Transbaikal region of Siberia, Russia. Geography The Stanovoy Highlands are a mountainous area between the Patom Highlands to the n ...
– (section of the East
Siberia Siberia (; rus, Сибирь, r=Sibir', p=sʲɪˈbʲirʲ, a=Ru-Сибирь.ogg) is an extensive geographical region, constituting all of North Asia, from the Ural Mountains in the west to the Pacific Ocean in the east. It has been a part of R ...

Siberia
n System of mountains) #
Aravalli Range The Aravalli Range (also spelled ''Aravali'') is a mountain range in Northwestern India North India is a loosely defined region consisting of the northern part of India India (Hindi: ), officially the Republic of India (Hindi: ), i ...

Aravalli Range
– #
Alaska Range The Alaska Range is a relatively narrow, 400-mile-long (650 km) mountain range in the southcentral region of the U.S. state of Alaska Alaska (; ale, Alax̂sxax̂; ; ems, Alas'kaaq; Central Alaskan Yup'ik language, Yup'ik: ''Alask ...

Alaska Range
– (section of the
North American Cordillera The North American Cordillera, sometimes also called the Western Cordillera of North America, the Western Cordillera or the Pacific Cordillera, is the North America North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere a ...
) # Kopet Mountains – (section of the
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
) # Sette-Daban – (section of the East Siberian System of mountains) #
Dinaric Mountains The Dinaric Alps (; , , , Bosnian ìnarīdì/nowiki>, ), also commonly Dinarides, are a mountain range in Southern Europe, Southern and Southeastern Europe, separating the continental Balkan Peninsula from the Adriatic Sea. They stretch from It ...

Dinaric Mountains
– (section of the
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
) # Sierra Nevada (U.S.) – (section of the
North American Cordillera The North American Cordillera, sometimes also called the Western Cordillera of North America, the Western Cordillera or the Pacific Cordillera, is the North America North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere a ...
) #
California Coast Ranges The Coast Ranges of California California is a in the . With over 39.3million residents across a total area of approximately , it is the and the U.S. state by area. It is also the in North America and the in the world. The area ...

California Coast Ranges
– (section of the
North American Cordillera The North American Cordillera, sometimes also called the Western Cordillera of North America, the Western Cordillera or the Pacific Cordillera, is the North America North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere a ...
) #
Balkan Mountains The Balkan mountain range (Bulgarian Bulgarian may refer to: * Something of, from, or related to the country of Bulgaria * Bulgarians, a South Slavic ethnic group * Bulgarian language, a Slavic language * Bulgarian alphabet * A citizen of Bulgar ...
– (section of the
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt
) #
Karakoram The Karakoram is a mountain range spanning the borders of China China (), officially the People's Republic of China (PRC; ), is a country in . It is the world's , with a of more than 1.4 billion. China spans five geographical and ...

Karakoram
– (section of the
Hindu Kush The Hindu Kush ( Dari, Pashto Pashto (,; / , ), sometimes spelled Pukhto or Pakhto, is an Eastern Iranian language of the Indo-European family. It is known in Persian literature as Afghani (, ). The language is natively spoken ...
-
Greater Himalayas
Greater Himalayas
region) #
Southern Alps / Kā Tiritiri o te Moana The Southern Alps (officially, Southern Alps / Kā Tiritiri o te Moana) are a mountain range extending along much of the length of New Zealand's South Island, reaching its greatest elevations near the range's western side. The name "Southern ...
– # Yudoma-Maya Highlands – (section of the East Siberian System of mountains)


By continental area


Africa

* Aberdare ranges, Kenya *
Ahaggar Mountains The Hoggar Mountains ( ar, جبال هقار, Berber: ''idurar n Ahaggar'') are a highland region in the central Sahara, southern Algeria, along the Tropic of Cancer. The mountains cover an area of approximately 550,000 square km (212,000 sq ...
*
Ahmar Mountains The Ahmar Mountains is a mountain range of the Ethiopian Highlands The Ethiopian Highlands is a rugged mass of mountain A mountain is an elevated portion of the Earth's crust, generally with steep sides that show significant exposed bed ...

Ahmar Mountains
* Amaro Mountains, Ethiopia * Atlantika Mountains, Cameroon, Nigeria *
Atlas Mountains The Atlas Mountains ( ar, جِبَال ٱلْأَطْلَس, jibāl al-ʾaṭlas /ʒibaːl al atˤlas/, Tamazight The Berber languages, also known as the Amazigh languages (Berber name: , ; Neo-Tifinagh: ⵜⴰⵎⴰⵣⵉⵖⵜ, Tuareg Tifin ...

Atlas Mountains
, Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia **Anti-Atlas, Morocco **Aurès Mountains, Algeria, Tunisia **High Atlas, Morocco **Middle Atlas, Morocco **Rif, Morocco **Saharan Atlas, Algeria **Tell Atlas, Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia *Bale Mountains, Ethiopia *Bakossi Mountains, Cameroon *Blue Mountains (Niger), Blue Mountains, Niger *Bvumba Mountains, Mozambique, Zimbabwe *Cal Madow, Somalia *Cederberg, South Africa *
Drakensberg The Drakensberg (Afrikaans Alaric speaking Afrikaans. Afrikaans (, ) is a West Germanic language spoken in South Africa South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa (RSA), is the southernmost country in Africa. With over ...

Drakensberg
, Lesotho, South Africa *Eastern Arc Mountains, Kenya, Tanzania *Eastern Highlands, Mozambique, Zimbabwe *Entoto Mountains, Ethiopia *Erta Ale Range, Ethiopia *Golis Mountains, Somalia *Khufleh Range, Somalia *Kilimanjaro and Mount Meru (Tanzania), Meru, Tanzania *Kipengere Range, Tanzania *Lebombo Mountains, Mozambique *Magaliesberg, South Africa *Mahale Mountains, Tanzania *Mandara Mountains, Cameroon, Nigeria *Moka Range, Mauritius *
Ogo Mountains The Ogo Mountains, also known as the Galgodon Highlands, () are a mountain range in Somaliland Somaliland ( so, Somaliland; ar, صوماليلاند ', '), officially the Republic of Somaliland ( so, Jamhuuriyadda Soomaaliland, ar, ...
, Somalia *Outeniqua Mountains, Outeniqua, South Africa *Pare Mountains, Tanzania *Piton des Neiges – Piton de la Fournaise, Réunion *Rwenzori, Uganda *Semien Mountains, Semien, Ethiopia *Swartberg, South Africa *Acacus Mountains, Tadrat Acacus, Libya *Tibesti Mountains *Udzungwa Mountains, Tanzania *Uluguru Mountains, Tanzania *Usambara Mountains, Tanzania


Asia

#Alagalla Mountain Range, Sri Lanka #Alborz, Iran #Al Hajar Mountains, Oman, United Arab Emirates #
Altai Mountains The Altai Mountains (), also spelled Altay Mountains, are a mountain range A mountain range is a series of mountains ranged in a line and connected by high ground. A mountain system or mountain belt is a group of mountain ranges with simil ...

Altai Mountains
, Russia, China, Mongolia, Kazakhstan #
Annamite Range The Annamite Range or the Annamese Mountains (french: Chaîne annamitique; lo, ພູ ຫລວງ ''Phou Luang''; vi, Dãy (núi) Trường Sơn) is a major mountain range of eastern Indochina, extending approximately through Laos, Vietna ...
, Laos, Viet Nam #Anti-Lebanon, Lebanon, Syria, Israel #Arfak Mountains, Indonesia #
Aravalli Range The Aravalli Range (also spelled ''Aravali'') is a mountain range in Northwestern India North India is a loosely defined region consisting of the northern part of India India (Hindi: ), officially the Republic of India (Hindi: ), i ...

Aravalli Range
, India #Asir Mountains, Saudi Arabia #
Barisan Mountains Geological map of Bukit Barisan The Bukit Barisan or the Barisan Mountains are a mountain range on the western side of Sumatra Sumatra is one of the Sunda Islands of western Indonesia. It is the largest island that is fully within Indonesian ...
, Indonesia #Caraballo Mountains, Philippines #Cardamom Mountains, Cambodia #Carmel Mountains, Israel #Caucasus (mountains), Caucasus, Russia, Georgia (country), Georgia, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Turkey #
Chersky Range The Chersky Range (, ) is a chain of mountain A mountain is an elevated portion of the Earth's crust, generally with steep sides that show significant exposed bedrock. A mountain differs from a plateau in having a limited summit area, and ...
,
Siberia Siberia (; rus, Сибирь, r=Sibir', p=sʲɪˈbʲirʲ, a=Ru-Сибирь.ogg) is an extensive geographical region, constituting all of North Asia, from the Ural Mountains in the west to the Pacific Ocean in the east. It has been a part of R ...

Siberia
#Chittagong Hill Tracts, Bangladesh #Cordillera Central, Luzon, Cordillera Central, Philippines #Crocker Range, Malaysia #Dieng Volcanic Complex, Indonesia #
Dzhugdzhur Mountains The Dzhugdzhur Mountains (russian: Джугджу́р) or Jugjur Mountains, meaning 'big bulge' in Evenki, are a mountain range in the far east of Siberia Siberia (; rus, Сибирь, r=Sibir', p=sʲɪˈbʲirʲ, a=Ru-Сибирь.ogg) i ...
, Siberia #Eastern Ghats, India #Fansipan, Vietnam #Haraz Mountains, Yemen #Hijaz Mountains #Himalaya, Nepal, Bhutan, China, India, Pakistan ##Mahabharat Range or Lesser Himalaya ##Siwalik Range or ''Churia Hills'', ''Subhimalaya'' #
Hindu Kush The Hindu Kush ( Dari, Pashto Pashto (,; / , ), sometimes spelled Pukhto or Pakhto, is an Eastern Iranian language of the Indo-European family. It is known in Persian literature as Afghani (, ). The language is natively spoken ...
, Afghanistan, Pakistan #Japanese Alps, Japan ##Akaishi Mountains ##Hida Mountains ##Kiso Mountains #Jayawijaya Mountains, Indonesia #Judaean Mountains, Palestine, Israel #Kabir Kuh, Iran, Iraq #
Karakoram The Karakoram is a mountain range spanning the borders of China China (), officially the People's Republic of China (PRC; ), is a country in . It is the world's , with a of more than 1.4 billion. China spans five geographical and ...

Karakoram
, Pakistan, China, India #Khingan Mountains, China ##Greater Khingan ##Lesser Khingan #Khibinsky Mountains, Russia #Kirthar Mountains, Pakistan #Knuckles Mountain Range, Sri Lanka #
Kolyma Mountains The Kolyma Mountains or Kolyma Upland ( rus, Колымское нагорье, r=Kolymskoye Nagorye) is a mountain range in northeastern Siberia Siberia (; rus, Сибирь, r=Sibir', p=sʲɪˈbʲirʲ, a=Ru-Сибирь.ogg) is an extensive ...
# Koryak Mountains Siberia #
Kunlun Mountains The Kunlun Mountains ( zh, s=昆仑山, t=崑崙山, p=Kūnlún Shān, ; ug, كۇئېنلۇن تاغ تىزمىسى) constitute one of the longest mountain chain A mountain chain is a row of high mountain summits, a linear sequence of interconn ...

Kunlun Mountains
, China (Tibet Autonomous Region, Tibet) #Kuray Mountains, Russia #Mount Lebanon Range, Lebanon #Müller Mountains, Central Borneo, Indonesia #Owen Stanley Range, Papua New Guinea #Pamir Mountains, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Afghanistan, China #Phnom Kulen, Cambodia #Phnom Voar, Cambodia #Safed Koh, Afghanistan, Pakistan #Salt Range, Pakistan # Sayan Mountains, Siberia #
Sivalik Hills The Sivalik Hills (also known as the Shivalik Hills and Churia Hills) are a mountain range A mountain range is a series of mountains ranged in a line and connected by high ground. A mountain system or mountain belt is a group of mountain ran ...
range of outer
Himalayas The Himalayas, or Himalaya (; Sanskrit Sanskrit (; attributively , ; nominalization, nominally , , ) is a classical language of South Asia that belongs to the Indo-Aryan languages, Indo-Aryan branch of the Indo-European languages. It ar ...

Himalayas
, India #Sierra Madre (Philippines), Sierra Madre, Philippines #Sikhote Alin Mountains, Siberia #Stanovoi Range, Siberia #Sudirman Range, Indonesia #Sulaiman Mountains, Pakistan, Iran #Ta Kream Mountain Range, Cambodia #
Taurus Mountains The Taurus Mountains (Turkish Turkish may refer to: * of or about Turkey Turkey ( tr, Türkiye ), officially the Republic of Turkey, is a country straddling Southeastern Europe and Western Asia. It shares borders with Greece Gr ...
, Turkey #Toba Kakar Range, Afghanistan, Pakistan #Tian Shan, China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan #Taiwan Mountains, Taiwan #Tengger Mountains, Indonesia #Titiwangsa Mountains, Malaysia #
Ural Mountains The Ural Mountains (; rus, Ура́льские го́ры, r=Uralskiye gory, p=ʊˈralʲskʲɪjə ˈgorɨ; ba, Урал тауҙары, ''Ural tauźarı'') or simply the Urals, are a mountain range that runs approximately from north to south ...
, Russia #
Verkhoyansk Range The Verkhoyansk Range (russian: Верхоянский хребет, ''Verkhojanskiy Khrebet''; sah, Үөһээ Дьааҥы сис хайата, ''Üöhee Caañı sis xayata'') is a mountain range in the Sakha Republic, Russia Russia (r ...
, Russia #
Western Ghats The Western Ghats is a mountain range that covers an area of in a stretch of parallel to the western coast of the Indian peninsula, traversing the states State may refer to: Arts, entertainment, and media Literature * ''State Magazine'', ...

Western Ghats
, India #
Zagros Mountains The Zagros Mountains ( fa, کوه‌های زاگرس, ''Kuh hā-ye Zāgros;'' Luri language, Luri: کویل زاگروس‎, ''Koyal Zagros;'' Turkish language, Turkish: ''Zagros Dağları;'' ku, چیاکانی زاگرۆس, translit=Çiyakani ...
, Iran, Iraq #Zambales Mountains, Philippines #Zamboanga Peninsula, Zamboanga Cordilleras, Philippines #


Europe

#
Alps The Alps ; german: Alpen ; it, Alpi ; rm, Alps; sl, Alpe ) are the highest and most extensive mountain range A mountain range is a series of mountains ranged in a line and connected by high ground. A mountain system or mountain belt ...

Alps
##
Eastern Alps Eastern Alps is the name given to the eastern half of the Alps The Alps ; german: Alpen ; it, Alpi ; rm, Alps; sl, Alpe ) are the highest and most extensive mountain range A mountain range is a series of mountains ranged in a line ...
, Austria, Germany, Italy, Liechtenstein, Slovenia, Switzerland ###
Central Eastern Alps The Central Eastern Alps (german: Zentralalpen or Zentrale Ostalpen), also referred to as Austrian Central Alps (german: Österreichische Zentralalpen) or just Central Alps comprise the main chain of the Eastern Alps Eastern Alps is the name gi ...

Central Eastern Alps
, Austria, Italy, Slovenia, Switzerland ####Bergamo Alps, Italy ####Hohe Tauern, Austria, Italy #####Ankogel Group #####Defereggen Mountains #####Grossglockner #####Goldberg Group #####Granatspitz Group #####Hafner Group #####Kreuzeck Group #####Rieserferner Group #####Schober Group #####Großvenediger, Venediger Group ####Kitzbühel Alps, Austria ####Niedere Tauern, Austria ####Ötztal Alps, Austria, Italy ####Rhaetian Alps, Austria, Italy, Switzerland #####Albula Range #####Bernina Range #####Bregaglia Range #####Livigno Range #####Oberhalbstein Range #####Plessur Range #####Samnaun Alps #####Sesvenna Range #####Silvretta ####Rätikon, Austria, Liechtenstein, Switzerland ####Stubai Alps, Austria, Italy ####Tux Alps, Austria ####Verwall Alps, Austria ####Zillertal Alps, Austria, Italy ###
Northern Limestone Alps The Northern Limestone Alps (german: Nördliche Kalkalpen), also called the Northern Calcareous Alps, are the mountain range, ranges of the Eastern Alps north of the Central Eastern Alps located in Austria and the adjacent Bavarian lands of southe ...

Northern Limestone Alps
, Austria, Germany ####Allgäu Alps, Austria, Germany ####Berchtesgaden Alps, Austria, Germany, France ####Dachstein, Austria ####Ennstaler Alpen, Austria ####Karwendel, Austria, Germany ####Lechtal Alps, Austria ####Totes Gebirge, Austria ####Wetterstein, Austria, Germany ####Wilden Kaiser, Austria ###
Southern Limestone Alps The Southern Limestone Alps ( it, Alpi Sud-orientali), also called the Southern Calcareous Alps, are the ranges of the Eastern Alps Eastern Alps is the name given to the eastern half of the Alps, usually defined as the area east of a line from L ...

Southern Limestone Alps
, Austria, Italy, Slovenia, Switzerland ####Adamello-Presanella, Italy ####Brenta Group, Italy ####Carnic Alps, Austria, Italy ####Dolomites, Italy ####Julian Alps, Italy, Slovenia ####Kamnik Alps, Austria, Slovenia ####Karawanken, Austria, Slovenia ####Ortler Alps, Italy, Switzerland ##
Western Alps it, Alpi occidentaligerman: Westalpen , photo=Mont Blanc from Punta Helbronner, 2010 July.JPG , photo_caption=Mont Blanc Mont Blanc (french: Mont Blanc ; it, Monte Bianco , both meaning "white mountain") is the highest mountain in the Alps ...
(France, Italy, and Switzerland) ###Bernese Alps, Switzerland ###Cottian Alps, France, Italy ###Glarus Alps, Switzerland ###Graian Alps, France, Italy, Switzerland ####Mont Blanc, Mont Blanc Group, France, Italy ####Roignais, Beaufortain Massif, France ####Vanoise Massif, Vanoise, France ####Gran Paradiso, France, Italy ###Lepontine Alps, Italy, Switzerland ###Ligurian Alps, France, Italy ###North-Eastern Swiss Alps, Switzerland ###Pennine Alps, Italy, Switzerland ###Dauphiné Alps, France ###Maritime Alps, France, Italy ###French Prealps, Prealps, France, Italy ####French Prealps, Provence Prealps, France #####Dentelles de Montmirail, France ####French Prealps, Savoy Prealps, France ###Dents du Midi, Savoie Alps, France Switzerland ###Urner Alps, Switzerland #
Apennines The Apennines or Apennine Mountains (; grc-gre, links=no, Ἀπέννινα ὄρη or Ἀπέννινον ὄρος; la, Appenninus or  – a singular with plural meaning;''Apenninus'' (Greek or ) has the form of an adjective, which woul ...
, Italy, San Marino #
Balkan Mountains The Balkan mountain range (Bulgarian Bulgarian may refer to: * Something of, from, or related to the country of Bulgaria * Bulgarians, a South Slavic ethnic group * Bulgarian language, a Slavic language * Bulgarian alphabet * A citizen of Bulgar ...
range, mainly Geography of Bulgaria, Bulgaria, smaller part in Serbia ##Central
Balkan Mountains The Balkan mountain range (Bulgarian Bulgarian may refer to: * Something of, from, or related to the country of Bulgaria * Bulgarians, a South Slavic ethnic group * Bulgarian language, a Slavic language * Bulgarian alphabet * A citizen of Bulgar ...
###Kaloferska Mountain, Botev Peak, Central Balkan National Park, Central Balkan Mountains, Bulgaria ###Zlatishko-Tetevenska Mountain, Bulgaria ##Western
Balkan Mountains The Balkan mountain range (Bulgarian Bulgarian may refer to: * Something of, from, or related to the country of Bulgaria * Bulgarians, a South Slavic ethnic group * Bulgarian language, a Slavic language * Bulgarian alphabet * A citizen of Bulgar ...
###Chiprovtsi, Chiprovska Mountain ###Berkovitsa, Berkovska Mountain, Bulgariahttps://www.peakbagger.com/peak.aspx?pid=37927 ###Vrachanski Balkan Nature Park, Vrachanski Balkan, Bulgaria #Black Forest, Germany #Cantabrian Mountains, Spain ##Picos de Europa ##Basque Mountains #
Carpathian Mountains The Carpathian Mountains or Carpathians () are a range of mountains forming an arc throughout Central and Eastern Europe Central and Eastern Europe is a term encompassing the countries in Central Europe Central Europe is the central region ...

Carpathian Mountains
, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Ukraine ##Western Carpathians ###Tatra Mountains, Poland, Slovakia ###Western Beskids and Central Beskids of the Outer Western Carpathians, Central Beskids ##Eastern Carpathians ###Bieszczady Mountains ####Otryt ###Lower Beskids ###Eastern Beskids of the Outer Eastern Carpathians, Eastern Beskids ###Moldavian-Muntenian Carpathians ##Southern Carpathians ###Făgăraș Mountains group ###Retezat-Godeanu Mountains group ###Poiana Ruscă Mountains ###Banat Mountains ##Apuseni Mountains ###Bihor Mountains #
Caucasus Mountains The Caucasus Mountains, : pronounced * hy, Կովկասյան լեռներ, : pronounced * az, Qafqaz dağları, pronounced * rus, Кавка́зские го́ры, Kavkázskiye góry, kɐfˈkasːkʲɪje ˈɡorɨ * tr, Kafkas Dağla ...

Caucasus Mountains
, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia (country), Georgia, Russia #Dinaric Alps, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, Slovenia ##Prokletije #Skanderbeg Mountains, Skanderbeg Range, Albania #Gennargentu, Italy #Harz, Germany #Ireland mountains ##MacGillycuddy's Reeks, Ireland ##Wicklow Mountains, Ireland ##Mourne Mountains, Ireland ##Sperrin Mountains, Ireland #Jura mountains, France, Switzerland #Karelides, Finland #Lake District, England #Măcin Mountains, Romania #Massif Central, France #Olympus Range ##Mount Olympus #Owl Mountains #Ore Mountains (Germany), Ore Mountains (Erzgebirge), Czech Republic, Germany #Pennines, England #Pindus Mountains, mainly Greece, smaller parts in Albania #Pyrenees, Andorra, France, Spain #Rila-Rhodope mountains, Rhodope mountain massif, mainly Bulgaria, North Macedonia, Greece ##Rila, Bulgaria ##Pirin, Bulgaria ##Slavyanka (mountain) ##Osogovo-Belasica, Belasitsa mountain range ###Osogovo ###Belasica, Belasitsa ###Vlahina ###Maleshevo Mountain, Malashevska mountain ###Plačkovica ###Ograzhden (mountain), Ogražden ##Rhodope Mountains, mainly Bulgaria, Greece ###Western Rhodopes ###Eastern Rhodopes #Rhön Mountains, Germany #Šar Mountains, Šar range, Albania, Kosovo, North Macedonia ##Šar Mountains ##Mount Korab ##Mount Bistra ##Stogovo ##Dešat ##Jablanica (mountain range), Jablanica ##Galičica #
Scandinavian Mountains #REDIRECT Scandinavian Mountains#REDIRECT Scandinavian Mountains The Scandinavian Mountains or the Scandes is a mountain range that runs through the Scandinavian Peninsula. The Scandinavian Mountains are often erroneously thought to be equivalen ...
, Finland, Norway, Sweden ##Setesdalsheiene ##Jotunheimen ##Rondane ##Dovrefjell ##Trollheimen ##Kjolen mountains ##Saltfjellet ##Svecofennides ##Lyngen Alps #Scottish Highlands ##Grampian mountains, Scotland ###Ben Nevis ##Cairngorms, Scotland ##Cuillin, The Cuillins, Isle of Skye #Sierra Morena, Spain #Sistema Bético, Spain #Sistema Central, Portugal, Spain ##Sierra de Guadarrama #Sistema Ibérico, Spain #Sredna Gora, Srednogorie mountain system, Bulgaria ##Vitosha, Bulgaria ##Sredna Gora, Bulgaria #Strandzha, Bulgaria, Turkey #Świętokrzyskie Mountains, Poland #Sudetes, Czech Republic, Germany, Poland ##Ślęża Masiff ##Lusatian Mountains ##Ještěd ridge ##Jizera Mountains ##Kaczawskie Mountains ##Krkonoše ##Rudawy Janowickie ##Krkonoše foothills ##Wałbrzyskie Mountains ##Stone Mountains ##Owl Mountains ##Bardzkie Mountains ##Stołowe Mountains ##Orlické hory, Orlicke Mountains ##Bystrzyckie Mountains ##Golden Mountains (Sudetes), Golden Mountains ##Śnieżnik Mountains ##Opawskie Mountains ##Hrubý Jeseník ##Low Jeseník #Šumava, Austria, Czech Republic, Germany #Swabian Alb, Germany #Serra de Tramuntana, Spain #
Ural Mountains The Ural Mountains (; rus, Ура́льские го́ры, r=Uralskiye gory, p=ʊˈralʲskʲɪjə ˈgorɨ; ba, Урал тауҙары, ''Ural tauźarı'') or simply the Urals, are a mountain range that runs approximately from north to south ...
, Russia #Vogelsberg Mountains, Germany #Vosges mountains, France #Wales mountains ##Black Mountains, Wales, Black Mountains ##Brecon Beacons ##Snowdonia #West Vardar/Pelagonia mountain range, North Macedonia, Greece ##Baba Mountain (North Macedonia), Baba Mountain ##Jakupica ##Nidže ##Kožuf


North America


=Greenland

= #Alángup Qáqai #Alexandrine Range #Amitsorssûp Qulâ #Barth Range #Brages Range #Crown Prince Frederick Range #Daly Range #Didrik Pining Range #Ejnar Mikkelsen Range #Ellemands Range #Fynske Alps #Giesecke Range #Graah Mountains #Gronau Nunataks #Grønne Range #H. H. Benedict Range #Halle Range #Haug Range #Heywood Range #Hjelm Range #Kangerluluk Range #Knud Rasmussen Range #Lacroix Range #Lemon Range #Lilloise Range #Lindbergh Range #Mols Range #Murchison Range #Musk Ox Mountains #Norlund Alps #Pentamerus Range #Pictet Range #Prince of Wales Range #Princess Caroline Mathilde Alps #Princess Elizabeth Alps #Qârusuit Range #Qivssakatdlagfik #Queen Louise Land #Rold Range #Roosevelt Range #Schweizerland #Sioraq Range ''(Sioraq Fjelde)'' #Stauning Alps #Svinhufvud Range #Tågefjeldene #Watkins Range #Wiedemann Range


=Canada

= #Adam Range #Adamant Range #Alsek Ranges, British Columbia, Alaska, Yukon #Anvil Range, Yukon #Arctic Cordillera, northeastern Canada ##Geodetic Hills #Asulkan Range #Badshot Range #Baffin Mountains #Battle Range #Beaufort Range #Big Bend Ranges, British Columbia #Big Salmon Range, Yukon #Blackwelder Mountains #Blue Mountains (Nunavut), Blue Mountains #Bonanza Range #Bonnet Plume Range, Yukon #Bonnington Range #Britannia Range (Canada), Britannia Range #British Empire Range #British Mountains (Yukon), British Mountains, Yukon #Bruce Mountains #Byam Martin Mountains #Cadwallader Range #Camelsfoot Range #Cameron Range #Canadian Rockies #Cantilever Range #Cariboo Mountains #
Cascade Range The Cascade Range or Cascades is a major mountain range A mountain range is a series of mountains ranged in a line and connected by high ground. A mountain system or mountain belt is a group of mountain ranges with similarity in form, structur ...
#Cayoosh Range #Challenger Mountains #Chilcotin Ranges #Clachnacudainn Range #Clendinning Range #Cloister Mountains #
Coast Mountains The Coast Mountains (french: La chaîne Côtière) are a major mountain range in the Pacific Coast Ranges of western North America, extending from southwestern Yukon through the Alaska Panhandle and virtually all of the British Columbia Coast, Co ...
, Alaska, Yukon, British Columbia #Columbia Mountains, Canada and U.S. #Conger Range #Coquitlam Range #Crease Range #Cunningham Mountains #Dawson Range (British Columbia), Dawson Range #Dickson Range #Douglas Ranges #Douro Range #Duncan Ranges #Elk River Mountains #Everett Mountains #Fannin Range #Franklin Range #Garfield Range #Garibaldi Ranges #Genevieve Range #Glenyon Range, Yukon #Goat Range #Gowlland Range #Grinnell Range #Grogan Morgan Range #Haddington Range #Haihte Range #Ha-Iltzuk Icefield #Halifax Range #Hankin Range #Hartz Mountains (Nunavut) #Hermit Range #Hess Mountains, Yukon #Homathko Icefield #Ilgachuz Range #Inglefield Mountains #Innuitian Mountains #Insular Mountains, British Columbia #Itcha Range #Jeffries Range #Joy Range #Karmutzen Range #Kaumajet Mountains, Labrador, Canada #Kettle River Range, Washington and British Columbia #Kiglapait Mountains, Labrador #Kitimat Ranges #Kluane Ranges, Yukon #Knorr Range, Yukon #Kokanee Range #Kootenay Ranges, British Columbia ##Vermilion Range ##Stanford Range ##Beaverfoot Range #Krag Mountains #Krieger Mountains #Lardeau Range #Lillooet Icecap #Lillooet Ranges #Long Range Mountains, Newfoundland #MacDonald Range, British Columbia #McKay Range #Monashee Mountains, British Columbia and Washington #Nadaleen Range, Yukon #Nelson Range #Newcastle Range #Niut Range #Norns Range #North Shore Mountains #Ogilvie Mountains #Osborn Range #Pelham Range #Pelly Mountains, Yukon #Pierce Range #Precipitous Mountains #Premier Range #Prince of Wales Mountains #Prince of Wales Range #Princess Margaret Range #Purity Range #Queen Charlotte Mountains, British Columbia #Quesnel Highland #Rainbow Range (Chilcotin Plateau), Rainbow Range #Refugium Range #Richardson Mountains, Yukon #
Rocky Mountains The Rocky Mountains, also known as the Rockies, are a major mountain range A mountain range is a series of mountains ranged in a line and connected by high ground. A mountain system or mountain belt is a group of mountain ranges with simila ...

Rocky Mountains
, western United States and Canada #Rocky Mountain Foothills, British Columbia and Alberta #Ruby Range (Valhalla Ranges), Ruby Range #Saint Elias Mountains, southern Alaska, Yukon and British Columbia #San Christoval Range #Sawtooth Range (Nunavut) #Scoresby Hills #Selamiut Range #Selkirk Mountains, British Columbia, Idaho and Washington #Selwyn Mountains, Yukon #Seymour Range #Shulaps Range #Shuswap Highland #Sir Donald Range #Sir Sandford Range #Somerset Range #Sophia Range #Spearhead Range #Spectrum Range #St. Cyr Range, Yukon #Stokes Range #Sutton Range #Swiss Range #Tantalus Range #Thorndike Peaks #Tochquonyalla Range #Torngat Mountains, Labrador, Quebec #Treuter Mountains #United States Range #Valhalla Ranges #Valkyr Range #Vancouver Island Ranges, British Columbia #Victoria and Albert Mountains #Waddington Range #Wernecke Mountains, Yukon #Windy Range #Winston Churchill Range, Alberta


=United States

= #Adirondack Mountains, New York #
Alaska Range The Alaska Range is a relatively narrow, 400-mile-long (650 km) mountain range in the southcentral region of the U.S. state of Alaska Alaska (; ale, Alax̂sxax̂; ; ems, Alas'kaaq; Central Alaskan Yup'ik language, Yup'ik: ''Alask ...

Alaska Range
, Alaska #Aleutian Range, Alaska ##Chigmit Mountains, Alaska ##Neacola Mountains, Alaska #Amargosa Range, California #
Appalachian Mountains The Appalachian Mountains, often called the Appalachians, are a system of mountains in eastern North America North America is a continent A continent is any of several large landmasses. Generally identified by convention (nor ...

Appalachian Mountains
, Eastern United States ##Allegheny Mountains ##Appalachian Plateau, Appalachian (Allegheny) Plateau ##Catskill Mountains ##Blue Ridge Mountains ###Great Smoky Mountains ##Green Mountains, Vermont ##Talladega Mountains, Alabama ##White Mountains (New Hampshire), White Mountains, New Hampshire #Arbuckle Mountains, Oklahoma #Bears Paw Mountains, Montana #Beaver Lake Mountains, Utah #Big Snowy Mountains, Montana #Black Hills, South Dakota and Wyoming #Black Mountains, Utah #Blue Mountains (Pacific Northwest), Blue Mountains, Oregon and Washington #
Brooks Range The Brooks Range ( Gwich'in ''Gwazhał'') is a mountain range A mountain range is a series of mountains ranged in a line and connected by high ground. A mountain system or mountain belt is a group of mountain ranges with similarity in form, str ...

Brooks Range
, northern Alaska ##Baird Mountains, Alaska ##Davidson Mountains, Alaska ##DeLong Mountains, De Long Mountains, Alaska ##Endicott Mountains, Alaska ##Franklin Mountains (Alaska), Franklin Mountains, Alaska ##Phillip Smith Mountains, Alaska ##Romanzof Mountains, Alaska ##Schwatka Mountains, Alaska ##Shubelik Mountains, Alaska ##Waring Mountains, Alaska #Bull Mountains, Montana #Capitan Mountains, New Mexico #
Cascade Range The Cascade Range or Cascades is a major mountain range A mountain range is a series of mountains ranged in a line and connected by high ground. A mountain system or mountain belt is a group of mountain ranges with similarity in form, structur ...
, Western Canada and US #Castle Mountains (Montana), Castle Mountains, Montana #Cedar Mountains (Tooele County, Utah), Cedar Mountains, Utah #Chalk Buttes (Montana), Chalk Buttes, Montana #Chinati Mountains, Texas #Chisos Mountains, Texas #Chugach Mountains, Alaska ##Granite Range, Alaska ##Robinson Mountains, Alaska #
Coast Mountains The Coast Mountains (french: La chaîne Côtière) are a major mountain range in the Pacific Coast Ranges of western North America, extending from southwestern Yukon through the Alaska Panhandle and virtually all of the British Columbia Coast, Co ...
, Alaska, Yukon, British Columbia #Columbia Mountains, Canada and U.S. ##Monashee Mountains, British Columbia and Washington ###Kettle River Range, Washington and British Columbia ##Purcell Mountains, British Columbia and Montana ##Selkirk Mountains, British Columbia, Idaho and Washington #Coso Range, California #Cricket Mountains, Utah #Davis Mountains, Texas #Delamar Mountains, Nevada #Delaware Mountains, Texas #Desert Range, Nevada #Driftless Area, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Illinois, Iowa ##Ocooch Mountains, Wisconsin #East Desert Range, Nevada #East Humboldt Range, Nevada #Franklin Mountains (Texas), Franklin Mountains, Texas #Gila Mountains (Graham County), Gila Mountains, Arizona #Guadalupe Mountains, Texas #Highwood Mountains, Montana #Huron Mountains, Michigan #Judith Mountains, Montana #Klamath Mountains, California and Oregon ##Marble Mountains (Siskiyou County), Marble Mountains, California ##Northern Yolla-Bolly Mountains, California ##Salmon Mountains, California ##Scott Mountains (California), Scott Mountains, California ##Siskiyou Mountains, Oregon and California ##Trinity Alps, California ##Trinity Mountains, California #Lake Range, Nevada #Little Rocky Mountains, Little Rocky Range, Montana #Little Snowy Mountains, Montana #Little Wolf Mountains, Montana #Metacomet Ridge, Connecticut and Massachusetts ##Metacomet Ridge, Traprock Ridge, Connecticut #Mineral Mountains (Arizona), Mineral Mountains, Arizona #Mineral Mountains (Utah), Mineral Mountains, Utah #Nulato, Alaska, Nulato Hills, Alaska #North Moccasin Mountains, Montana #Olympic Mountains, Washington (state), Washington #Oquirrh Mountains, Utah #Oregon Coast Range, Oregon #Organ Mountains, New Mexico #Ortiz Mountains, New Mexico #Pahranagat Range, Nevada #Panamint Range, California #Pavant Range, Utah #Peninsular Ranges, California and México ##Laguna Mountains, California ##San Jacinto Mountains, California ##Santa Ana Mountains, California ###Elsinore Mountains ##Temescal Mountains, California #Pinaleno Mountains, Arizona #Porcupine Mountains, Western Upper Peninsula of Michigan #Pryor Mountains, Montana #
Rocky Mountains The Rocky Mountains, also known as the Rockies, are a major mountain range A mountain range is a series of mountains ranged in a line and connected by high ground. A mountain system or mountain belt is a group of mountain ranges with simila ...

Rocky Mountains
, western United States and Canada ##Absaroka Range, Montana and Wyoming ##Beartooth Mountains, Montana and Wyoming ##Bighorn Mountains, Montana and Wyoming ##Bitterroot Range, Montana and Idaho ###Beaverhead Mountains, Montana and Idaho ###Bitterroot Mountains, Montana and Idaho ###Centennial Mountains, Montana and Idaho ###Coeur d'Alène Mountains, Montana and Idaho ###Saint Joe Mountains, Idaho ##Boise Mountains, Idaho ##Boulder Mountains (Idaho), Boulder Mountains, Idaho ##Boulder Mountains (Montana), Boulder Mountains, Montana ##Bridger Mountains (Wyoming), Bridger Mountains, Wyoming ##Bridger Mountains (Montana), Bridger Range, Montana ##Cabinet Mountains, Montana ##Clearwater Mountains, Idaho ##Crazy Mountains, Montana ##Elk Mountains (Colorado), Elk Mountains, Colorado ##Elkhorn Mountains, Montana ##Flathead Range, Montana ##Front Range, Colorado ##Gallatin Range, Montana ##Garnet Range, Montana ##Granite Mountains (Wyoming), Granite Mountains, Wyoming ##Green Mountains, Wyoming ##Gros Ventre Range, Wyoming ##Henry Mountains, Utah ##John Long Mountains, Montana ##La Sal Mountains, Utah ##Laramie Mountains, Wyoming ##Lemhi Range, Idaho ##Lewis Range, Montana ##Livingston Range, Montana ##Madison Range, Montana ##Medicine Bow Mountains, Colorado and Wyoming ###Snowy Range, Wyoming ##Mosquito Range, Colorado ##Owl Creek Mountains, Wyoming ##Pioneer Mountains (Idaho), Pioneer Mountains, Idaho ##Pioneer Mountains (Montana), Pioneer Mountains, Montana ##Red Mountains, Wyoming ##Salish Mountains, Montana ##Salmon River Mountains, Idaho ##Salt River Range, Wyoming ##San Juan Mountains, Colorado ##Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Colorado and New Mexico ##Sawatch Range, Colorado ##Sawtooth Range (Idaho), Sawtooth Range, Idaho ##Shoshone Range, Idaho ##Smoky Mountains (Idaho), Smoky Mountains, Idaho ##Soldier Mountains, Idaho ##Swan Range, Montana ##Tenmile Range, Colorado ##Teton Range, Wyoming ##Tobacco Root Mountains, Montana ##Uinta Mountains, Utah, Colorado, and Wyoming ##Wasatch Range, Utah ###Bear River Mountains, Utah and Idaho ##Washburn Range, Wyoming ##White Cloud Mountains, Idaho ##Whitefish Range, Montana and British Columbia ##Wind River Range, Wyoming ##Wyoming Range, Wyoming #Ruby Mountains, Nevada #Sacramento Mountains, New Mexico #Saint Elias Mountains, southern Alaska, Yukon and British Columbia ##Brabazon Range, Alaska ##Fairweather Range, Alaska #San Andres Mountains, New Mexico #San Francisco Mountains (Utah), San Francisco Mountains, Utah #San Francisco Peaks, Arizona #Sandia–Manzano Mountains, New Mexico ##Manzano Mountains, New Mexico ##Sandia Mountains, New Mexico #Sawtooth Mountains (Minnesota), Sawtooth Mountains, Minnesota #Schell Creek Range, Nevada #Selenite Range, Nevada #Seward Peninsula, Seward Peninsula ranges, Alaska ##Bendeleben Mountains, Alaska ##Darby Mountains, Alaska ##Kigluaik Mountains, Alaska ##York Mountains, Alaska #Sheep Range, Nevada #Shoshone Mountains, Nevada #Shoshone Range, Nevada #Sierra Nevada (U.S.), Sierra Nevada, California and Nevada #Snake Range, Nevada #South Moccasin Mountains, Montana #Spring Mountains, Nevada #Star Range, Utah #Superstition Mountains, Arizona #Sutter Buttes, California #Texas Hill Country, Texas #Toiyabe Range, Nevada #Transverse Ranges, California ##Chalk Hills, California ##Little San Bernardino Mountains, California ##Pine Mountain Ridge (California), Pine Mountain Ridge, California ##Puente Hills, California ##San Bernardino Mountains, California ##San Emigdio Mountains, California ##San Gabriel Mountains, California ##San Jose Hills, California ##San Rafael Hills, California ##San Rafael Mountains, California ##Santa Monica Mountains, California ##Santa Susana Mountains, California ##Santa Ynez Mountains, California ##Shandin Hills, California ##Sierra Pelona Ridge, California ##Simi Hills, California ##Tehachapi Mountains, California ##Topatopa Mountains, California #Tushar Mountains, Utah #U.S. Interior Highlands, Arkansas, Missouri, Oklahoma ##Ouachita Mountains, Arkansas and Oklahoma ##Ozarks, Ozark Plateau, Missouri, Arkansas, and Oklahoma ###Boston Mountains, Arkansas ###St. Francois Mountains, Missouri #Uwharrie Mountains, North Carolina #Virginia Mountains, Nevada #West Humboldt Range, Nevada #West Mountains, Idaho #White Mountains (Alaska), White Mountains, Alaska #White Mountains (Arizona), White Mountains, Arizona #White Mountains (California), White Mountains, California #Wichita Mountains, Oklahoma #Wolf Mountains, Montana


=Mexico

= #Peninsular Ranges, California and Mexico, México ##Sierra de Juarez, México ##Sierra de la Giganta, México ##Sierra de la Laguna, México ##Sierra de San Borja, México ##Rock Paintings of Sierra de San Francisco, Sierra de San Francisco, México ##Sierra San Pedro Martir, Baja California, México #Sierra Madre de Chiapas, México, Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador #
Sierra Madre del Sur The Sierra Madre del Sur is a mountain range in southern Mexico Mexico ( es, México ; Nahuan languages: ), officially the United Mexican States (; EUM ), is a List of sovereign states, country in the southern portion of North America. It ...
, México #
Sierra Madre Occidental The Sierra Madre Occidental is a major mountain range system of the North American Cordillera, that runs northwest–southeast through northwestern and western Mexico, and along the Gulf of California. The Sierra Madre is part of the American Cor ...

Sierra Madre Occidental
, México ##Sierra Huichola, México ##Sierra Tarahumara, México #Sierra Madre Oriental, México ##Sierra del Burro, México ##Sierra del Carmen, México #Sierra Norte de Puebla, México #Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt (Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt, Sierra Nevada), México #Tuxtla Mountains, México


= Central America

= #Cerros de Escazú, Costa Rica #Cordillera de Guanacaste, Costa Rica #Cordillera de Talamanca, Costa Rica and Panama, Panamá #Cordillera de Tilarán, Costa Rica #Cordillera Isabelia, Nicaragua, Honduras #Cordillera Los Maribios, Nicaragua #Cordillera Central (Costa Rica), Cordillera Central, Costa Rica #Maya Mountains, Belize #Sierra de Chinajá, Guatemala #Sierra de Chuacús, Guatemala #Sierra de los Cuchumatanes, Guatemala #Sierra del Merendón, Guatemala and Honduras #Sierra Madre de Chiapas, Mexico, México, Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador


= Caribbean

= #Blue Mountains (Jamaica), Blue Mountains, Jamaica #Central Range, Trinidad and Tobago, Central Range, Trinidad and Tobago #Cordillera Central, Dominican Republic, Cordillera Central, Dominican Republic #Cordillera Central (Puerto Rico), Cordillera Central, Puerto Rico #Dry Harbour Mountains, Jamaica #John Crow Mountains, Jamaica #Massif du Nord, Haiti, Haïti #Mocho Mountains, Jamaica #Northern Range, Trinidad and Tobago #Sierra de Luquillo, Puerto Rico #Escambray Mountains, Sierra del Escambray, Cuba #Sierra Maestra, Cuba #Sierra del Rosario, Cuba


South America


=Andes

= The longest mountain range in the world (above sea level) is the
Andes The Andes, Andes Mountains or Andean Mountains ( es, Cordillera de los Andes) are the List of mountain ranges#Mountain ranges by length, longest continental mountain range in the world, forming a continuous highland along the western edge of Sou ...

Andes
, consisting of several subranges. *Cordillera de los Andes, in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Venezuela: ** Cordillera Central, Colombia **Cordillera Occidental (Colombia), Cordillera Occidental, Colombia **Cordillera Oriental (Colombia), Cordillera Oriental, Colombia, Venezuela ***Serranía del Perijá, Colombia, Venezuela ***Serranía de los Churumbelos, Colombia **Cordillera Real (Ecuador), Cordillera Real, Ecuador ** Cordillera Occidental, Ecuador **Cordillera Occidental (Peru), Cordillera Occidental, Peru ***Cordillera Blanca, Peru ***Cordillera Huayhuash, Peru ***Cordillera Negra, Peru **Cordillera Central (Peru), Cordillera Central, Peru **Cordillera Oriental (Peru), Cordillera Oriental, Peru **Cordillera Central (Bolivia), Cordillera Central, Bolivia ***Cordillera Real (Bolivia), Cordillera Real ** Cordillera Oriental, Bolivia ***Serranía de Charagua ***Serranía del Aguaragüe **Cordillera Occidental (Bolivia), Cordillera Occidental, Bolivia, Chile **Cordillera de Lípez, Argentina, Bolivia **Chilean Coast Range, Cordillera de la Costa, Chile ***Sierra Vicuña Mackenna ***Cordillera de Talinay ***Nahuelbuta Range, Cordillera de Nahuelbuta ***Cordillera de Mahuidanchi ***Cordillera Pelada ***Cordillera del Sarao ***Cordillera del Piuchén ***Cordillera de Pirulil **Cordillera Domeyko, Chile **Cordón de Lila, Chile **Sierra de Almeida, Chile **Sierra de Famatina, Argentina **Frontal Cordillera, Argentina **Principal Cordillera, Argentina, Chile ***Cordillera de la Ramada, Argentina **Sierra de Velasco, Argentina **Cordillera de Talinay, Chile **Cordillera Negra (Chile), Chile **Cordillera del Paine, Chile **Sierra Baguales, Argentina, Chile **Cordillera Sarmiento, Chile **Cordillera Riesco, Chile **Cordillera Darwin, Chile **Martial Mountains, Argentina **Dientes de Navarino, Chile


=Extra-Andean mountain ranges

= Other ranges in South America include: *Baudó Mountains, Colombia *Guiana Highlands, Brazil, Guyana, Venezuela *Serranías Chiquitanas, Bolivia **Serranías de Santiago *Serranía de Macuira, Colombia *Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Colombia *Serrania de la Macarena, Colombia *Serra dos Aimorés, Brazil *Borborema Plateau, Brazil *Chapada, Brazil *Chapada do Araripe, Brazil *
Espinhaço Mountains The Espinhaço Mountains (, ) are a mountain range in Brazil Brazil ( pt, Brasil; ), officially the Federative Republic of Brazil (Portuguese: ), is the largest country in both South America and Latin America. At 8.5 million square kilo ...
, Brazil *Chapada dos Guimarães, Brazil *Chapada das Mangabeiras, Brazil *
Mantiqueira Mountains The Mantiqueira Mountains (Portuguese: ''Serra da Mantiqueira'') are a mountain range in Southeastern Brazil, with parts in the states of São Paulo (state), São Paulo, Minas Gerais and Rio de Janeiro (state), Rio de Janeiro. It rises abruptly fro ...
, Brazil *
Serra do Mar upright=1.2, Amethyst from Serra do Mar, on display at the Smithsonian, USA Serra do Mar (, Portuguese for ''Sea's ridge'' or ''Sea ridge'') is a 1,500 km long system of mountain ranges and escarpments in Southeast Region, Brazil, Southeast ...

Serra do Mar
, Brazil *Serra do Cristal, Brazil *Serra Gaúcha, Brazil *Serra dos Órgãos, Brazil *Serra Geral, Brazil *Serra de Ibiapaba, Brazil *Serra do Rio do Rastro, Brazil *Serra do Tiracambu, Brazil *Ybytyruzú Mountains, Paraguay *Sierras de Córdoba, Argentina *Sierra de la Ventana (mountains), Sierra de La Ventana, Argentina *Cordón Baquedano, Chile


Oceania

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Great Dividing Range The Great Dividing Range, also known as the East Australian Cordillera or the Eastern Highlands, is a cordillera A cordillera is an extensive chain of mountains A mountain is an elevated portion of the Earth's crust 350px, Plates in t ...

Great Dividing Range
, Australia #Bombay Hills, New Zealand #Hunter Mountains, New Zealand #Kaikoura Ranges, New Zealand #Kaweka Range, New Zealand #MacDonnell Ranges, Australia #Ruahine Range, New Zealand #Southern Alps, New Zealand #Tararua Range, New Zealand


Antarctica

*Allardyce Range, South Georgia Island, South Georgia *Imeon Range, Smith Island (South Shetland Islands), Smith Island *Pensacola Mountains * *Salvesen Range, South Georgia Island, South Georgia *Tangra Mountains, Livingston Island *
Transantarctic Mountains The Transantarctic Mountains (abbreviated TAM) comprise a mountain range of uplifted (primarily sedimentary Sedimentary rocks are types of rock that are formed by the accumulation or deposition of mineral or organic particles at the Earth's ...

Transantarctic Mountains
**Queen Maud Mountains ***Bush Mountains ***Commonwealth Range ***Dominion Range ***Gothic Mountains ***Herbert Range ***Prince Olav Mountains ***Hughes Range (Antarctica), Hughes Range ***Supporters Range **Theron Mountains *Heimefront Range, Queen Maud Land *Borg Massif, Queen Maud Land *Fimbulheimen, Queen Maud Land **Gburek Peaks **Sverdrup Mountains **Gjelsvik Mountains **Mühlig-Hofmann Mountains **Orvin Mountains ***Filchner Mountains ***Drygalski Mountains ***Kurze Mountains ***Gagarin Mountains ***Conrad Mountains **Wohlthat Mountains ***Humboldt Mountains (Antarctica), Humboldt Mountains ***Petermann Ranges (Antarctica), Petermann Ranges ***Gruber Mountains **Hoel Mountains ***Weyprecht Mountains ***Payer Mountains **Lomonosov Mountains *Sør Rondane Mountains, Queen Maud Land *Belgica Mountains, Queen Maud Land *Planet Heights *Queen Fabiola Mountains, Queen Maud Land *Aristotle Mountains, Graham Land **Pippin Peaks *Stribog Mountains, Brabant Island *Solvay Mountains, Brabant Island *Brugmann Mountains, Liège Island


Ocean

*Emperor Seamounts *
Mid-ocean ridge A mid-ocean ridge (MOR) is a seafloor mountain system formed by plate tectonics File:Earth cutaway schematic-en.svg, upright=1.35, Diagram of the internal layering of Earth showing the lithosphere above the asthenosphere (not to scale) Plate ...
(the longest mountain range on Earth) **Gakkel Ridge **Mid-Atlantic ridge **Southwest Indian Ridge **Central Indian Ridge **Southeast Indian Ridge **Pacific-Antarctic Ridge **East Pacific Rise *Ninety East Ridge


Extraterrestrial mountain ranges


The Moon

By International Astronomical Union, IAU convention, Moon, lunar mountain ranges are given Latin names. *Montes Agricola *Montes Alpes *Montes Recti *Montes Retacule *Montes Riphaeus *Montes Rook *Montes Secchi *Montes Spitzbergen *Montes Taurus *Montes Teneriffe


Iapetus

*Iapetus (moon)#Equatorial ridge, Equatorial ridge


Mercury

* Caloris Montes


Titan

* Mithrim Montes


Pluto

* Tenzing Montes


See also

*Mountain *Mountain range *List of highest mountains *Seven Summits *List of mountains on the Moon *List of tallest mountains in the Solar System *List of mountains on Mars by height *Frontal Cordillera *Principal Cordillera


References

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