Air Mountains

Mountain in the dessert

Things you should know about the Air Mountains

The highest point in the Niger is in the Air Mountains. The point is called Mont idoukal-n-Taghés it stands at 2055 meters tall or 6742 feet. The mountains cover a total of 32,000 square miles. Scientist have recorded more than 450 species in the mountains! Even though the mountains support a large amount of wildlife their are very few humans that live in the area.