10 most difficult mountains riddles A list of ten (out of 51) mountains related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Mountains quiz What is the highest peak of the Balkans?Musala (2,925 m) is the highest peak in Bulgaria and entire Balkan Peninsula. Olympus (2,918 m) is the highest peak in Greece and the 2nd highest in the Balkans. Triglav (2,864 m) and Korab (2,764 m) are the highest peaks in Slovenia and Macedonia, respectively, but they are not the 3rd and the 4th highest peaks in the Balkans.very hard 20% OlympusOlympus32%MusalaMusala20%TriglavTriglav37%KorabKorab9%Created by: Edis Kuko. Statistics based on 1109 answers in 2 languages »Balkans riddles » Which of these countries has the highest mountain?Bulgaria. Musala is the highest peak in the entire Balkan Peninsula, standing at 2,925 m (9,596 ft). The summit of the Rila mountain range in southwestern Bulgaria, Musala is the highest peak between the Alps and the Caucasus and the highest in Eastern Europe bar the Caucasus. With a prominence of 2473 m, Musala is the 7th most prominent mountain peak in Europe. very hard 20% PortugalPortugal9%SlovakiaSlovakia58%KosovoKosovo11%BulgariaBulgaria20%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 1078 answers in 2 languages »Europe riddles » Which mountain in Alps is famous for its north face "Nordwand"?Eiger. The most notable feature of the Eiger is its 1,800-metre-high (5,900 ft) north face of rock and ice, named Eigerwand or Nordwand, which is the biggest north face in the Alps. The Eiger has been highly publicized for the many tragedies involving climbing expeditions. very hard 21% MatterhornMatterhorn45%GrossglocknerGrossglockner27%EigerEiger21%Grandes JorassesGrandes Jorasses5%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 209 answers in 2 languages »alpinism riddles » The highest peak of North America is ...Denali is the highest mountain peak in North America, with a summit elevation of 20,310 feet (6,190 m) above sea level. Denali is the third most prominent and third most isolated peak after Mount Everest and Aconcagua. The Koyukon people who inhabit the area around the mountain have referred to the peak as "Denali" for centuries. In 1896, a gold prospector named it "Mount McKinley" in support of then-presidential candidate William McKinley; very hard 21% Mount LoganMount Logan13%DenaliDenali21%OrizabaOrizaba4%none of themnone of them60%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 1336 answers in 2 languages »North America riddles » Where is Reinhold Messner from? (known climber)From Italy. Reinhold Messner is an Italian mountaineer, from Italian province of South Tyrol. He made the first ascent of Mount Everest without supplemental oxygen, along with Peter Habeler, and was the first climber to ascend all fourteen peaks over 8,000 metres (26,000 ft) above sea level. very hard 22% from Switzerlandfrom Switzerland44%from Francefrom France5%from Germanyfrom Germany26%from Italyfrom Italy22%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 2758 answers in 2 languages »Himalayas riddles » Where are the Southern Alps located?In New Zealand. The Southern Alps is 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. Its tallest peak is Mount Cook, the highest point in New Zealand at 3,724 metres.very hard 23% in Italyin Italy37%in Austriain Austria15%in Australiain Australia23%in New Zealandin New Zealand23%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 59 answers in 2 languages »geography riddles » How many mountain chains are there in Japan?29. About 73% of Japan is mountainous, with a mountain range running through each of the main islands. Japan's highest mountain is Mount Fuji, with an elevation of 3,776 m (12,388 ft). The mountainous islands of the Japanese archipelago form a crescent off the eastern coast of Asia. They are separated from the mainland by the Sea of Japan, which historically served as a protective barrier. very hard 24% 3317%5523%111134%292924%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 504 answers in 3 languages »Japan riddles » What is the name of the second highest peak in the Himalayas?Kangchenjunga. Mount Kangchenjunga lies about 125 km (78 mi) east-south-east of Mount Everest. It is the second highest mountain of the Himalayas. Kangchenjunga is the third highest mountain in the world, and lies partly in Nepal and partly in Sikkim, India. It rises with an elevation of 8,586 m (28,169 ft) in a section of the Himalayas called Kangchenjunga very hard 25% KangchenjungaKangchenjunga25%LhotseLhotse9%K2K248%AnnapurnaAnnapurna16%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 985 answers in 2 languages »records riddles » "World’s Deadliest Mountain" is ...Annapurna. The Annapurna peaks are among the world's most dangerous mountains to climb, although in more recent history, using only figures from 1990 and after, Kangchenjunga has a higher fatality rate.By March 2012, there had been 191 summit ascents of Annapurna I Main, and 61 climbing fatalities on the mountain. This fatality-to-summit ratio (32%) is the highest of any of the eight-thousanders. In October 2014, at least 43 people were killed as a result of snowstorms and avalanches on and around Annapurna, in Nepal's worst ever trekking disaster. very hard 29% AnnapurnaAnnapurna29%K2K253%Mount EverestMount Everest8%LhotseLhotse8%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 3799 answers in 2 languages »Nepal riddles » What is the highest mountain of Ukraine?Hoverla. Mount Hoverla is the highest mountain in Ukraine and part of the Carpathian Mountains. The mountain is located in the Eastern Beskides, in the Chornohora region. very hard 29% HoverlaHoverla29%Pip IvanPip Ivan20%TriglavTriglav32%MusalaMusala17%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 5264 answers in 3 languages »Ukraine riddles » Play mountains quiz and see all the questions.