by Scott » Thu Dec 06, 2012 6:56 pm
by Bruno » Thu Dec 06, 2012 8:40 pm
Scott wrote:I have created a list of the 4000 meter peaks in Africa, but may need some help with verification since I don't have maps of all these places and used other sources (which I'm also working on correcting and verifying):
http://www.summitpost.org/africa-s-4000 ... aks/828720
For example, certainly someone has a map of the Atlas that can verify the prominence of Akioud? The Atlas is one area of Africa that has good maps, I just don't have any maps of the Atlas.
Also, are any mountains missing from the list? Ethiopia is a tough one.
Thanks for any input/help.
by Tijs » Fri Mar 01, 2013 1:06 am
by Scott » Fri Mar 01, 2013 3:12 am
Kiendler (pages 398-402) lists 132 peaks above 4000m, 31 of which he considers peaks in their own right (prominence > 400m).
I'm not saying that his numbers are any more reliable than yours, but for what it's worth (he did consult a ton of literature), here is my summary of his list:
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