1 Fact about 5 of the 11 Regions
Mt. Elbert is the tallest mountain in the Rockies. It is 14,439 ft tall.
The History of the Rocky Mountains
There are 10 states in the Great Plains. (Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming, Nebraska, Kansas, Colorado, Oklahoma, Texas, and New Mexico.
The Great Basin Desert features trees dating back more than 5,000 years.
Great Basin National Park
In some areas, annual snow accumulations are up to 1,000 inches.
The Coastal Plains are low, flat land along the Atlantic Ocean.
What is the Coastal Plains?