Guide to Britain's hills & mountains

Highest Mountains in the UK

The list below shows the mountains of the British Isles ordered by relative height. Only those over 600 metres (approx 2000ft) are featured in the list.

Name Country Elevation
(metres)
Elevation
(feet)
Prominence
(metres)
Prominence
(feet)
Grid ref.
Ben Nevis Scotland 1345 4437 1344.5 4437 NN166712
Carn Eige Scotland 1183 3904 1147.0 3785 NH123261
Snowdon - Yr Wyddfa Wales 1085 3581 1039.0 3429 SH609543
Carrauntoohil Ireland 1039 3427 1038.6 3427 V803844
Sgurr Alasdair Scotland 992 3274 992.0 3274 NG450207
Ben More Scotland 1174 3874 986.0 3254 NN432244
Ben More Scotland 966 3188 966.0 3188 NM525330
Liathach - Spidean a'Choire Leith Scotland 1055 3482 957.0 3158 NG929579
Ben Macdui Scotland 1309 4320 950.0 3135 NN988989
Brandon Mountain Ireland 952 3141 927.0 3059 Q460116
Ben Lawers Scotland 1214 4006 915.0 3020 NN635414
Sgurr Mor Scotland 1108 3656 913.0 3013 NH203718
Scafell Pike England 978 3227 912.0 3010 NY215072
Ben Cruachan Scotland 1127 3719 880.0 2904 NN069304
Ben Lui Scotland 1130 3729 875.0 2888 NN266262
Goatfell Scotland 874 2884 874.0 2884 NR991415
Sgurr Dhomhnuill Scotland 888 2930 873.0 2881 NM889678
Creag Meagaidh Scotland 1128 3722 867.0 2861 NN418875
Bla Bheinn Scotland 929 3066 862.0 2845 NG529217
Beinn Bhan Scotland 896 2957 851.0 2808 NG803450
Lugnaquilla Ireland 925 3053 849.0 2802 T032917
Bidean nam Bian Scotland 1149 3793 844.0 2785 NN143542
Gulvain Scotland 987 3257 842.0 2779 NN002875
Sgurr na Lapaich Scotland 1151 3798 840.0 2772 NH161351
Sgurr na Ciche Scotland 1040 3432 839.0 2769 NM902966
Ben More Assynt Scotland 998 3293 835.0 2756 NC318201
Ben Vorlich Scotland 985 3251 834.0 2752 NN629189
Slieve Donard Ireland 850 2805 825.0 2723 J358276
Galtymore Ireland 918 3029 821.0 2709 R878237
Ben Lomond Scotland 974 3214 820.0 2706 NN367028
Ben Klibreck - Meall nan Con Scotland 962 3175 819.0 2703 NC585299
Sgurr a'Choire Ghlais Scotland 1083 3574 818.0 2699 NH258430
Askival Scotland 812 2680 812.0 2680 NM393952
Beinn Dearg Scotland 1084 3577 805.0 2657 NH259811
An Cliseam Scotland 799 2637 799.0 2637 NB154073
Ladhar Bheinn Scotland 1020 3366 795.0 2624 NG824039
Meall a'Bhuiridh Scotland 1108 3656 795.0 2624 NN250503
A'Chraileag Scotland 1120 3696 786.0 2594 NH094147
Beinn an Oir Scotland 785 2591 785.0 2591 NR498749
Ben Alder Scotland 1148 3788 783.0 2584 NN496718
Mweelrea Ireland 814 2686 778.0 2567 L789668
Rois-Bheinn Scotland 882 2911 774.0 2554 NM756778
Ben Hope Scotland 927 3059 772.0 2548 NC477501
Nephin Ireland 806 2660 768.0 2534 G103079
Gleouraich Scotland 1035 3416 765.0 2525 NH039053
Binnein Mor Scotland 1130 3729 759.0 2505 NN212663
An Teallach - Bidein a'Ghlas Thuill Scotland 1063 3506 757.0 2498 NH068843
Creach Bheinn Scotland 853 2815 755.0 2492 NM870576
Carnedd Llewelyn Wales 1064 3511 750.0 2475 SH683643
Beinn a'Bheithir - Sgorr Dhearg Scotland 1024 3379 729.0 2406 NN056558
Mount Leinster Ireland 794 2622 726.0 2396 S826525
Sgorr Ruadh Scotland 961 3170 723.0 2386 NG959505
Schiehallion Scotland 1083 3574 716.0 2363 NN713547
Sgurr na Coinnich Scotland 739 2439 714.0 2356 NG762222
Helvellyn England 950 3135 712.0 2350 NY342151
Beinn Ime Scotland 1011 3336 712.0 2350 NN254084
Skiddaw England 931 3072 709.0 2340 NY260290
Sgurr a'Mhaoraich Scotland 1027 3389 708.0 2336 NG983065
Barrclashcame Ireland 772 2548 706.0 2330 L849695
Merrick Scotland 843 2782 705.0 2327 NX427855
Beinn Mhor Scotland 741 2445 696.0 2297 NS107908
Beinn na Caillich Scotland 732 2416 696.0 2297 NG601233
Doune Hill Scotland 734 2422 695.0 2294 NS290970
Ben Wyvis - Glas Leathad Mor Scotland 1046 3452 691.0 2280 NH462683
Canisp Scotland 847 2795 689.0 2274 NC202187
Croaghaun Ireland 688 2270 688.0 2270 F559060
Foinaven - Ganu Mor Scotland 911 3007 688.0 2270 NC315506
Garbh Bheinn Scotland 885 2921 687.0 2267 NM904622
Errigal Ireland 751 2478 685.0 2261 B928207
Binn Bhan Ireland 725 2393 682.0 2251 L785539
Knockmealdown Ireland 792 2615 678.0 2237 S057084
Pen y Fan Wales 886 2924 672.0 2218 SO012215
The Storr Scotland 719 2373 671.0 2214 NG495540
Lochnagar - Cac Carn Beag Scotland 1156 3815 671.0 2214 NO243861
Aran Fawddwy Wales 905 2987 670.0 2211 SH862223
Sgurr Fhuaran Scotland 1067 3521 663.0 2188 NG978166
Beinn Sgulaird Scotland 937 3092 662.0 2185 NN053460
Dun da Ghaoithe Scotland 766 2528 659.0 2175 NM672362
Fionn Bheinn Scotland 933 3079 658.0 2171 NH147621
Beinn a'Ghlo - Carn nan Gabhar Scotland 1122 3702 658.0 2171 NN971733
Ben Mor Coigach Scotland 743 2452 655.0 2162 NC093042
Broad Law Scotland 840 2772 653.0 2155 NT146235
Cross Fell England 893 2947 651.0 2148 NY687343
Cul Mor Scotland 849 2802 651.0 2148 NC162119
Beinn a'Chreachain Scotland 1081 3566 650.0 2145 NN373440
Slieve Carr Ireland 721 2379 648.0 2138 F914144
Ben Chonzie Scotland 931 3072 648.0 2138 NN773308
Beinn Fhada Scotland 1032 3406 647.0 2135 NH018192
Chno Dearg Scotland 1046 3452 644.0 2125 NN377741
Slievenamon Ireland 721 2379 643.0 2122 S297307
Baurtregaum Ireland 851 2808 642.0 2119 Q749076
Glyder Fawr Wales 1001 3303 642.0 2119 SH642579
Beinn an Lochain Scotland 902 2976 640.0 2112 NN218078
Croagh Patrick Ireland 764 2521 638.0 2105 L905802
Beinn Eighe - Ruadh-stac Mor Scotland 1010 3333 632.0 2086 NG951611
Ben Vorlich Scotland 943 3112 632.0 2086 NN295124
Binn idir an Da Log Ireland 702 2317 629.0 2076 L888528
Fauscoum Ireland 792 2614 628.0 2072 S316105
Slioch Scotland 981 3237 626.0 2066 NH004690
Waun Fach Wales 811 2676 622.0 2053 SO215299
Sron a'Choire Ghairbh Scotland 937 3092 622.0 2053 NN222945
Aonach Eagach - Sgorr nam Fiannaidh Scotland 967 3191 622.0 2053 NN140583
Snaefell Isle of Man 621 2049 621.0 2049 SC397880
Beinn Mhor Scotland 620 2046 620.0 2046 NF808310
Sgurr Ghiubhsachain Scotland 849 2802 614.0 2026 NM875751
Sgurr Thuilm Scotland 963 3178 614.0 2026 NM939879
Carn Mor Scotland 829 2736 613.0 2023 NM903909
Ben Gorm Ireland 700 2310 612.0 2020 L861652
Sgurr nan Eugallt Scotland 898 2963 612.0 2020 NG927048
Stob Coire Easain Scotland 1115 3680 611.0 2016 NN308730
Knockboy Ireland 706 2330 610.0 2013 W004620
Ben Loyal - An Caisteal Scotland 764 2522 609.0 2010 NC578488
Maumtrasna Ireland 682 2251 608.0 2006 L961637
Cadair Idris - Penygadair Wales 893 2947 608.0 2006 SH711130
Keeper Hill Ireland 694 2290 607.0 2003 R823667
Ben Hee Scotland 873 2881 607.0 2003 NC426339
Cuilcagh Ireland 666 2198 605.0 1997 H123280
Beinn Alligin - Sgurr Mhor Scotland 986 3254 601.0 1983 NG865612
Slieve Snaght Ireland 615 2030 600.0 1980 C424390
Moel Siabod Wales 872 2878 600.0 1980 SH705546
Ben Cleuch Scotland 721 2379 595.0 1964 NN902006
Moruisg Scotland 928 3062 594.0 1960 NH101499
Purple Mountain Ireland 832 2746 593.0 1957 V886851
Beinn Bhuidhe Scotland 949 3130 592.0 1954 NN203187
Mullach Coire Mhic Fhearchair Scotland 1015 3350 591.0 1950 NH052735
Carn Dearg Scotland 946 3121 591.0 1950 NH635023
Tiorga Mor Scotland 679 2241 588.0 1940 NB055115
Moel Hebog Wales 783 2584 585.0 1931 SH564469
Birreencorragh Ireland 698 2303 583.0 1924 G024050
Slievemore Ireland 671 2214 582.0 1921 F650086
Cairnsmore of Carsphairn Scotland 797 2630 582.0 1921 NX594979
Sawel Ireland 678 2237 580.0 1914 H617973
Mangerton Ireland 838 2766 580.0 1914 V980807
Sgurr a'Mhuilinn Scotland 879 2901 580.0 1914 NH264557
Beinn Sheasgarnaich Scotland 1077 3555 579.0 1911 NN413383
Stob Coire a'Chearcaill Scotland 771 2544 575.0 1898 NN016726
Morven Scotland 706 2330 574.0 1894 ND004285
Beinn Mheadhoin Scotland 739 2439 568.0 1874 NM799514
Sgurr a'Chaorachain Scotland 1053 3475 568.0 1874 NH087447
Knocknadobar Ireland 690 2277 565.0 1865 V506845
Beinn Dearg Mor Scotland 906 2991 564.0 1861 NH032799
Y Llethr Wales 756 2495 561.0 1851 SH661257
Truskmore Ireland 647 2135 560.0 1848 G759473
Cranstackie Scotland 801 2643 560.0 1848 NC350556
Ben Donich Scotland 847 2795 558.0 1841 NN218043
Beinn Bheula Scotland 779 2571 557.0 1838 NS154983
The Cheviot England 815 2690 556.0 1835 NT909205
Beinn Udlamain Scotland 1011 3336 556.0 1835 NN579739
Meall Glas Scotland 959 3165 554.0 1828 NN431321
Bidein a'Chabair Scotland 867 2861 552.0 1822 NM889930
Gairich Scotland 919 3033 552.0 1822 NN025995
Creach-Beinn Scotland 698 2303 551.0 1818 NM642276
Fraochaidh Scotland 879 2901 551.0 1818 NN029517
Quinag - Sail Gharbh Scotland 809 2670 550.0 1815 NC209292
Cruach Ardrain Scotland 1046 3451 549.0 1812 NN409212
Cul Beag Scotland 769 2538 546.0 1802 NC140088
Ben Venue Scotland 729 2406 545.0 1799 NN474063
Meall Dubh Scotland 789 2604 544.0 1795 NH245078
Corranabinnia Ireland 714 2356 540.0 1782 F903031
Blackstairs Mountain Ireland 735 2426 540.0 1782 S810447
Beinn a'Chlachair Scotland 1087 3587 539.0 1779 NN471781
High Willhays England 621 2049 537.0 1772 SX580892
Buachaille Etive Mor - Stob Dearg Scotland 1021 3371 532.0 1756 NN222542
Ben Stack Scotland 720 2376 531.0 1752 NC269422
Ben Ledi Scotland 879 2901 528.0 1742 NN562097
Beinn a'Chuallaich Scotland 892 2944 527.0 1739 NN684617
Pumlumon Fawr Wales 752 2482 526.0 1736 SN789869
Beinn Odhar Bheag Scotland 882 2911 524.0 1729 NM846778
Beinn Bhreac Scotland 681 2246 524.0 1729 NN321000
Croaghgorm Ireland 674 2224 522.0 1723 G948895
Cairnsmore of Fleet Scotland 711 2346 522.0 1723 NX501670
Beinn Udlaidh Scotland 840 2772 522.0 1723 NN280331
Stob Dubh Scotland 883 2914 521.0 1719 NN166488
Croghan Kinsella Ireland 606 2000 520.0 1716 T130728
Grasmoor England 852 2812 519.0 1713 NY174203
Beinn Damh Scotland 903 2980 518.0 1709 NG892502
Druim Fada Scotland 744 2455 516.0 1703 NN086824
Sgurr Mhurlagain Scotland 880 2904 515.0 1700 NN012944
Mullaghanattin Ireland 773 2551 514.0 1696 V738772
Ben Buie Scotland 717 2366 514.0 1696 NM604270
Maol Chean-dearg Scotland 933 3079 514.0 1696 NG924499
Ben Rinnes Scotland 841 2775 513.0 1693 NJ254354
Beinn Fhionnlaidh Scotland 959 3165 510.0 1683 NN095497
Stob Coire Creagach Scotland 817 2696 504.0 1663 NN230109
Beinn Resipol Scotland 845 2789 502.0 1657 NM766654
Beinn Ruadh Scotland 664 2191 501.0 1653 NS155884
Beinn Sgritheall Scotland 974 3214 500.0 1650 NG835126
Sgurr an Utha Scotland 796 2627 499.0 1647 NM885839
Kinder Scout England 636 2100 496.6 1639 SK084875
Suilven Scotland 731 2412 496.0 1637 NC153183
Meall Buidhe Scotland 946 3122 496.0 1637 NM848989
Leum Uilleim Scotland 906 2991 496.0 1637 NN330641
Beinn Leoid Scotland 792 2614 495.0 1634 NC320294
Beinn Bhan Scotland 796 2627 495.0 1634 NN140857
Meall nan Tarmachan Scotland 1044 3444 494.4 1632 NN585389
Stumpa Duloigh Ireland 784 2587 494.0 1630 V786793
Aonach air Chrith Scotland 1020 3364 493.0 1627 NH051083
Beenoskee Ireland 826 2726 492.0 1624 Q580088
Meall Ghaordaidh Scotland 1040 3431 492.0 1624 NN514397
Corserine Scotland 814 2686 488.0 1610 NX497870
Cruach nan Capull Scotland 612 2020 486.0 1604 NS095795
Glamaig - Sgurr Mhairi Scotland 775 2558 486.0 1604 NG513300
Druim Fada Scotland 711 2345 484.0 1597 NG894083
Uisgneabhal Mor Scotland 729 2406 482.0 1591 NB120085
Stuchd an Lochain Scotland 960 3168 482.0 1591 NN483448
Muckish Ireland 667 2201 481.0 1587 C004287
Druim na Sgriodain Scotland 734 2422 481.0 1587 NM978656
Stob a'Choin Scotland 869 2868 480.0 1584 NN417159
Arenig Fawr Wales 854 2818 479.0 1581 SH827369
Beinn Trilleachan Scotland 840 2772 478.0 1577 NN086439
Beinn Airigh Charr Scotland 792 2614 477.0 1574 NG930761
The Fara Scotland 911 3008 475.0 1568 NN598842
Coomacarrea Ireland 772 2548 474.0 1564 V611825
Aonach Buidhe Scotland 899 2967 474.0 1564 NH057324
Beinn Dearg Scotland 1009 3329 473.0 1561 NN852778
An Caisteal Scotland 996 3286 473.0 1561 NN378193
Beinn Dearg Scotland 914 3015 469.0 1548 NG895608
Buachaille Etive Beag - Stob Dubh Scotland 958 3161 469.0 1548 NN179535
Meall a'Phubuill Scotland 774 2554 468.0 1544 NN029854
Beinn a'Chaisteil Scotland 886 2924 467.0 1541 NN347364
Meall Chuaich Scotland 951 3138 466.0 1538 NN716878
Carn Mairg Scotland 1042 3439 466.0 1538 NN684512
Beinn a'Chrulaiste Scotland 857 2828 464.0 1531 NN246566
Tarren y Gesail Wales 667 2201 463.0 1528 SH710058
Mynydd Mawr Wales 698 2303 463.0 1528 SH539546
Blencathra - Hallsfell Top England 868 2864 461.0 1521 NY323277
Windlestraw Law Scotland 659 2175 461.0 1521 NT371430
Carn Chuinneag Scotland 839 2769 461.0 1521 NH483833
Braeriach Scotland 1296 4277 461.0 1521 NN953999
Mam na Gualainn Scotland 796 2627 461.0 1521 NN115625
Beinn Odhar Scotland 901 2973 457.0 1508 NN337338
Beinn a'Bhuird Scotland 1197 3950 456.0 1505 NJ092006
Beinn Lair Scotland 859 2835 455.0 1502 NG981732
Creagan na Beinne Scotland 888 2930 455.0 1502 NN744368
Lamachan Hill Scotland 717 2366 453.0 1495 NX435769
Meall na h-Eilde Scotland 838 2765 453.0 1495 NN185946
Sgurr Breac Scotland 999 3297 451.0 1488 NH158711
Creag Rainich Scotland 807 2663 451.0 1488 NH096751
Beinn na Gucaig Scotland 616 2033 451.0 1488 NN062653
Ben Challum Scotland 1025 3383 450.0 1485 NN386322
Beinn Iaruinn Scotland 805 2657 446.0 1472 NN296900
Stob Choire Claurigh Scotland 1177 3884 446.0 1472 NN261738
Ben Starav Scotland 1078 3557 446.0 1472 NN125427
Beinn Chuirn Scotland 880 2904 446.0 1472 NN280292
Baosbheinn Scotland 875 2888 443.0 1462 NG870654
Tinto Scotland 711 2346 442.0 1459 NS953343
A'Mhaighdean Scotland 967 3191 442.0 1459 NH007749
Lurg Mhor Scotland 987 3257 442.0 1459 NH064404
Stac Pollaidh Scotland 612 2020 441.0 1455 NC107106
Streap Scotland 909 3000 438.0 1445 NM946863