Mount Taranaki is a 8,261 ft / 2,518 m mountain peak near New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 1st highest mountain in Taranaki and the 68th highest mountain in New Zealand. The nearest peaks are Fanthams Peak, Pouakai, Rata, German Hill, Patua Peak, and Umukiwi. Mount Taranaki belongs to the New Zealand 100 Great Peaks peak list. See the Mount Taranaki map, 3D fly around, and the Mt. Taranaki photos to get a better sense of the mountain.