Eastern Sudetes

Eastern Sudetes

Highest point
Peak Praděd
Elevation 1,491 m (4,892 ft)
Coordinates 50°4′59″N 17°13′51″E / 50.08306°N 17.23083°E / 50.08306; 17.23083Coordinates: 50°4′59″N 17°13′51″E / 50.08306°N 17.23083°E / 50.08306; 17.23083

Divisions of the Sudetes range system, Eastern Sudetes marked in green

Countries Czech Republic and Poland
Regions Pardubice, Olomouc (Czech Rep.) and Lower Silesia, Opole, Silesia (Poland)
Parent range Sudetes range system

The Eastern Sudetes (Polish: Sudety Wschodnie, Czech: Východní Sudety or Jesenická oblast) are the Eastern part of the Sudetes mountains on the border of the Czech Republic and Poland. They stretch from the Kłodzko Valley and the Nysa Kłodzka River in the west down to the Moravian Gate in the east, leading to the Outer Western Carpathians.


The Eastern Sudetes consist of:

This article is issued from Wikipedia - version of the 10/18/2014. The text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike but additional terms may apply for the media files.