View Images Mont Blanc is the highest peak in Europe* located in the French Alps. *Mount Elbrus is sometimes referred to as the highest peak in Europe, though it technically lies in Eurasia. Regardless, the Russian peak measures 18,510 feet (5,642 m). Keep up with me as I train for the Mt. Fuji 100 Mile Ultramarathon in September!Infrequent (monthly) updates on my training and the progress of my beard. Oh, and some cool gear discounts too. Follow me! Thanks for following along.