List of mountain passes


List of mountain passes

This is a list of mountain passes.

Africa

*Halfaya Pass
*Moteng Pass (Lesotho)
*Mahlasela pass (Lesotho)

Asia

* Khunjerab Pass - Pakistan-China (highest international border crossing at 4693 m.)
* Khyber Pass- Pakistan-Afghanistan
* Kotal-e Lataband
* Kotal-e Salang
* Mungyeong Saejae - South Korea
* Usui Pass - Japan

China

* Alataw Pass
* Khunjerab Pass
* Karakoram Pass
* Kulma Pass
* Pingxingguan Pass
* Sasser Pass
* Semo Pass
* Tanggula Pass
* Torugart Pass

Hong Kong

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India

Indonesia

* Puncak Pass

Malaysia

* Genting Sempah

Turkey

* Cilician Gates - Turkey

Pakistan

* Babusar Pass
* Bolan Pass
* Broghol Pass
* Chaprot Pass
* Dorah Pass
* Gondogoro Pass
* Gumal Pass
* Hayal Pass
* Hispar Pass
* Karakar Pass
* Khunjerab Pass
* Khyber Pass
* Kilik Pass
* Kohat Pass
* Lowari Pass
* Mintaka Pass
* Naltar Pass
* Shandur Top

Tajikistan

*Ak-Baital pass (4655 m)

Australasia

Australia

*Alpine Way
*Tawonga Gap
*The Gap

New Zealand

*Arthur's Pass, South Island
*Burke's Pass, South Island
*Copland Pass, South Island
*Dansey's Pass, South Island
*Haast Pass, South Island
*Hope Saddle, South Island
*Karangahake Gorge, North Island
*Lewis Pass, South Island
*Lindis Pass, South Island
*Mackinnon Pass, South Island
*Mamaku Saddle, North Island
*Manawatu Gorge, North Island
*Porters Pass, South Island
*Takaka Saddle, South Island
*Taupeupe Saddle, North Island
*Waituhi Saddle, North Island
*Wilmot Pass, South Island

Europe

Alps

*Arlberg Pass
*Bielerhöhe Pass
*Col de l'Argentiere
*Great St. Bernard Pass
*Little St Bernard Pass
*San Bernardino Pass
*Bernina Pass
*Brenner Pass
*Col du Galibier
*Fern Pass
*Flexen Pass
*Flüela Pass
*Furka Pass
*Gemmi Pass
*St. Gotthard Pass
*Julier Pass
*Klausen Pass
*Loibl Pass
*Maloja Pass
*Nufenen Pass
*Oberalp Pass
*Plöcken Pass
*Semmering
*Septimer Pass
*Col de Sestrieres
*Simplon Pass
*Splügen Pass
*Stelvio Pass ("Stilfserjoch")
*Col de Tende
*Umbrail Pass
*Wurzen Pass

"See also:" Principal passes of the Alps, List of mountain passes in Switzerland.

Carpathians

*Buzău Pass
*Čertovica
*Donovaly
*Dukla Pass
*Pezinska Baba
*Predeal Pass
*Prislop Pass
*Soroška
*Surduc Pass
*Šturec
*Tihuţa Pass
*Timiş-Cerna Gap
*Turnu Roşu Pass
*Vernár
*Vulcan Pass

Greece

*Thermopylae

Jura Mountains

*Col de la Croix
*Col de l'Aiguillon

Norway/Sweden

*Bjørnfjell/Riksgränsen (road E10)
*Dovrefjell (road E6)
*Filefjell (road E16)
*Geirangerfjellet (road 63)
*Graddis (road 95/77)
*Haukelifjell (road E134)
*Hemsedalsfjellet (road 52)
*Sälenfjällen (road 71)
*Saltfjellet (road E6)
*Sognefjell (road 55)
*Storlien (road E14)
*Strynefjell (road 15)
*Umbukta (road E12)
*Valdresflye (road 51)

Pyrenees

*Roncevaux Pass
*Col du Tourmalet
*Somport

Sierra Nevada (Spain)

*Puerto del Suspiro del Moro (Pass of the Moor's Sigh)

United Kingdom

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North America

Appalachian Mountains

*Crawford Notch
*Cumberland Gap
*Delaware Water Gap
*Franconia Notch
*Kancamangas Pass
*Lehigh Gap
*Newfound Gap
*Pinkham Notch

California Coast Ranges

*Pacheco Pass - Central California

Cascade Range

*Allison Pass - British Columbia
*Alpowa Summit - Washington
*Austin Pass - Washington
*Blewett Pass (formerly known as Swauk Pass)
*Blizzard Gap - Oregon
*Bly Mountain Pass - Oregon
*Canyon Creek Pass - Oregon
*Cascade Pass - Washington
*Cayuse Pass - Washington
*Chinook Pass - Washington
*Colockum Pass - Washington
*Coquihalla Pass - British Columbia
*Crater Summit - Oregon
*Dead Indian Summit
*Deer Creek Summit - Washington
*Disautel Summit - Washington
*Drews Gap - Oregon
*Elk Pass - Washington
*Green Pass - Washington
*Greensprings Summit
*Hayden Mountain Summit - Oregon
*Hogback Summit - Oregon
*Horse Ridge Summit - Oregon
*Lake of the Woods Summit
*Lolo Pass
*Loup Loup Summit - Washington
*McKenzie Pass - Oregon
*Naches Pass - Washington
*Old Blewett Pass - Washington
*Pass Creek Pass - Washington
*Picture Rock Pass - Oregon
*Rainy Pass - Washington
*Rattlesnake Pass - Washington
*Santiam Pass- Oregon
*Sexton Mountain Pass - Oregon
*Sherman Pass - Washington
*Smith Hill Summit - Oregon
*Snoqualmie Pass - Washington
*Stage Road Pass - Oregon
*Stampede Pass - Washington
*Stevens Pass - Washington
*Sunday Summit - British Columbia
*Sun Pass - Oregon
*Washington and Rainy Passes (see North Cascades Highway) - Washington
*Wauconda Pass - Washington
*White Pass - Washington
*Willamette Pass - Oregon

Coast Mountains

*Ash Pass - British Columbia
*Athelney Pass - British Columbia
*Cayoosh Pass - British Columbia
*Chilkat Pass - British Columbia
*Chilkoot Pass - Alaska, British Columbia
*Gnat Pass - British Columbia
*Grizzly Pass - British Columbia
*Heckman Pass - British Columbia
*Mission Pass - British Columbia
*Pemberton Pass - British Columbia
*Railroad Pass (aka Railway Pass) - British Columbia
*Raindoor Pass - British Columbia
*Ring Pass - British Columbia
*Warner Pass - British Columbia
*White Pass - Alaska, British Columbia

Hazelton Mountains

*Atna Pass

Mackenzie Mountains

*Macmillan Pass - Yukon, Northwest Territories
*Howard's Pass - Yukon, Northwest Territories

Monashee Mountains

*Bonanza Pass - British Columbia
*Canoe Pass - British Columbia
*Eagle Pass - British Columbia
*Pettipiece Pass - British Columbia

Rocky Mountains

*Abbot Pass - Alberta, British Columbia
*Akamina Pass - Alberta, British Columbia
*Assiniboine Pass - Alberta, British Columbia
*Athabasca Pass - Alberta, British Columbia
*Argentine Pass - Colorado
*Beartooth Pass - Montana, Wyoming
*Berthoud Pass - Colorado
*Big Mountain Pass - Utah
*Black Bear Pass - Colorado
*Black Sage Pass - Colorado
*Boreas Pass - Colorado
*Bozeman Pass - Montana
*Buchanan Pass - Colorado
*Buffalo Pass - Colorado
*Bush Pass - British Columbia
*Cameron Pass - Colorado
*Carcajou Pass - British Columbia/Alberta
*Chief Joseph Pass - Montana, Idaho
*Cinnamon Pass - Colorado
*Coal Bank Pass - Colorado
*Cochetopa Pass - Colorado
*Colter Pass - Montana, Wyoming
*Cottonwood Pass - Colorado
*Cotton Grass Pass - Alberta
*Craig Pass - Wyoming
*Crowsnest Pass - Alberta, British Columbia
*Dead Indian Pass - Wyoming
*Dunraven Pass - Wyoming
*Fall River Pass - Colorado
*Firebrand Pass - Montana
*Flesher Pass - Montana
*Fremont Pass (Colorado), near Climax, Colorado
*Fremont Pass (Utah)
*Gore Pass - Colorado
*Granite Pass - Wyoming
*Guanella Pass - Colorado
*Guardsman Pass - Utah
*Gunsight Pass - Montana
*Hagerman Pass - Colorado
*Highwood Pass - Alberta
*Howse Pass - Alberta, British Columbia
*Hoosier Pass - Colorado
*Independence Pass - Colorado
*Imogene Pass - Colorado
*Jonas Pass - Alberta
*Jones Pass - Colorado
*Jones Pass - Alberta
*Kenosha Pass - Colorado
*Kananaskis Pass - Alberta, British Columbia
*Kicking Horse Pass - Alberta, British Columbia
*Kootenai Pass - Montana
*La Poudre Pass - Colorado
*Lizard Head Pass - Colorado
*Logan Pass - Montana
*Lolo Pass - Montana, Idaho
*Lookout Pass - Montana, Idaho
*Lost Trail - Montana, Idaho
*Loveland Pass - Colorado
*MacDonald Pass - Montana
*Marias Pass - Montana
*Marshall Pass - Colorado
*McClure Pass - Colorado
*Milner Pass - Colorado
*Molar Pass - Alberta
*Molas Pass - Colorado
*Monarch Pass - Colorado
*Monida Pass - Idaho, Montana
*Monument Hill - Colorado
*Mosca Pass - Colorado
*Mosquito Pass - Colorado
*Muddy Pass - Colorado
*Nez Perce Pass - Idaho, Montana
*North Molar Pass - Alberta
*Peace River Pass - British Columbia
*Pearl Pass - Colorado
*Pine Creek Pass - Idaho
*Pine Pass - British Columbia]
*Poncha Pass - Colorado
*Powder River Pass - Wyoming
*Ptarmigan Pass - Colorado
*Rabbit Ears Pass - Colorado
*Raton Pass - Colorado/New Mexico
*Red Cone Pass - Colorado
*Red Hill Pass - Colorado
*Red Mountain Pass - Colorado
*Robson Pass - Alberta, British Columbia
*Rogers Pass - Montana
*Rollins Pass - Colorado
*Scofield Pass - Colorado
*Shrine Pass - Colorado
*Sifton Pass - British Columbia
*South Pass - Wyoming
*Squaw Pass - Colorado
*Sunwapta Pass - Alberta
*Swiftcurrent Pass - Montana
*Sylvan Pass - Wyoming
*Targhee Pass - Montana, Idaho
*Taylor Pass - Colorado
*Tennessee Pass - Colorado
*Teton Pass - Wyoming
*Tijeras Canyon - New Mexico
*Togwotee Pass - Wyoming
*Tomichi Pass - Colorado
*Trout Creek Pass - Colorado
*Tumbling Pass - British Columbia
*Two Ocean Pass - Wyoming
*Ute Pass - Colorado
*Vail Pass - Colorado
*Vermilion Pass - Alberta, British Columbia
*Wilkerson Pass - Colorado
*Willow Creek Pass - Colorado
*Wolf Creek Pass - Colorado
*Yellowhead Pass - Alberta, British Columbia
*Yellow Jacket Pass - Colorado

Trail Ridge Road includes Milner Pass (10,120 ft/3,085 m), but elsewhere attains an elevation of 12,183 ft (3,713 m), making it the highest through paved road in the United States.

Selkirk Mountains

*Argonaut Pass - British Columbia
*Asulkan Pass - British Columbia
*Rogers Pass - British Columbia
*Kootenay Pass - British Columbia
*Bonanza Pass - British Columbia
*Retallack Pass aka Zincton Pass - British Columbia


= Sierra Nevada =

*Carson Pass
*Devil's Gate Pass
*Donner Pass
*Ebbetts Pass
*Forester Pass
*Fredonyer Pass
*Monitor Pass
*Muir Pass
*Sonora Pass
*Tioga Pass
*Walker Pass
*Glen Pass

Stikine Ranges

*Aeroplane Pass
*Metsantan Pass
*Sifton Pass

Tehachapi Mountains

*Tehachapi Pass
*Tejon Pass

Thompson Plateau

*Clapperton Creek Summit - British Columbia
*Pennask Summit - British Columbia

Other

*Altamont Pass - Central California, in the Diablo Range
*Fremont Pass - Nevada, in the Lake Range, 8 mi. NE of Pyramid Lake
*Newhall Pass - California, separating the San Gabriel Mountains from the Santa Susana Mountains
*San Gorgonio Pass - California, the main route between Los Angeles and Palm Springs

South America

Andes

*Abra de Acay, Salta Province, Argentina (connects between La Poma and San Antonio de los Cobres)
*Abra de Chorillos, Salta Province, Argentina (connects between San Antonio de los Cobres and Caucharí)
*Paso Agua Negra, Chile-Argentina (connects between La Serena and San José de Jachal)
*Paso Cardenal Samoré (Formerly know as Puyehue), Chile-Argentina (connects between Osorno and San Carlos de Bariloche)
*Paso Carirriñe, Chile-Argentina (connects between Panguipulli and Junín de los Andes)
*Paso Chungará, Chile-Bolivia (connects between Arica and La Paz)
*Paso Colchane - Pisigua, Chile-Bolivia (connects between Iquique and Oruro)
*Paso el Condor, Mérida State, Venezuela. Also known as Pico el Águila
*Paso Derecho, Chile-Argentina (connects between Los Ángeles and Zapala)
*Paso Futalefú, Chile-Argentina (connects between Chaitén and Esquel)
*Paso Huahum, Chile-Argentina (connects between Panguipulli and San Martín de los Andes)
*Paso de Jama, Chile-Argentina (connects between San Pedro de Atacama and Susques)
*Paso Libertadores, Chile-Argentina (connects between Santiago and Mendoza)
*Paso Mamuil Malal, Chile-Argentina (connects between Pucón and Junín de los Andes)
*Paso Pehuenche, Chile-Argentina (connects between San Clemente and Bardas Blancas)
*Paso Pérez Rosales, Chile-Argentina (connects between Puerto Varas and San Carlos de Bariloche)
*Paso Pino Hachado, Chile-Argentina (connects between Temuco and Zapala)
*Paso Pircas Negras, Chile-Argentina (connects between Copiapó and Chilecito)
*Paso Río Encuentro, Chile-Argentina (connects between Palena and Tecka)
*Paso Roballo, Chile-Argentina (connects between Cochrane and Bajo Caracoles)
*Paso San Francisco, Chile-Argentina (connects between Copiapó and Fiambalá)
*Paso de Sico, Chile-Argentina (connects between Socaire and Catua)

Chilean Coast Range

*Contulmo Pass, Nahuelbuta Range (connects between Contulmo and Purén)


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