The Blue Ridge Mountains

By: Ellie, Emma and Maddie

How Do The Blue Ridge Mountains Get There Color?

The Blue Ridge Mountains are known for their "bluish" color when seen from far away. Trees put the "blue" in the Blue Ridge Mountains.


Where are the Blue Ridge Mountains located?

The Blue Ridge Mountains stretch from Virginia to North Carolina and extend nearly 100 miles into Georgia.


Fun Facts!

  • The Blue Ridge Mountains are some of the oldest mountains in the USA.
  • The rounded mountains are older, because of weathering. The mountains with points are younger, because they're still growing.
  • Receiving a lot of rain, the Blue Ridge Mountains have thick forest.

BLUE RIDGE

Q and A

Q: How big are the Blue Ridge Mountains?

A: About 6,683'.

Q: How many people live in the Blue Ridge?

A: Around 1,290.

Q: What are the Blue Ridge Mountains famous for?

A: Their "bluish" color when seen from a distance.






And BIG Thanks To...

ELLIE, EMMA AND MADDIE