Mountains

By: Ben Plowman

What is a mountain?


Mountains are big landforms and are almost the tallest landforms on Earth. All mountains have peaks. A mountain can be found in many parts of the world. There are a lot of places people can go to a lot of places in the word and find a mountain.

Natural Resources


A Natural Resources is something that is useful and is made to survive like a house. Natural resources can be very useful like wood in the mountains. Wood can be useful to build a house to live in the mountains. Some natural resources that can be found in mountain sides include silver, gold, zinc, lead, sapphires, oil shale, and granite.

Animals


A lot of places in mountains animals like foxes, deer and squirrels live in mountains.

Also owls, rabbits and flies.

Fun Facts

South America’s Andes mountain range is the longest in the world.

It begins in the north in Colombia and Venezuela and stretches about 5,000 miles (8,047 km) south through seven countries!

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This is an image of Telluride Ski Resort.

This is a photo of a mountain that is a trail that you can ride down in ski lifts in many spots.

Fun Things To Do in the Mountains

  • Hiking
  • Wall climbing
  • Horseback riding
  • Ski Lift rides
  • Skiing
  • Golfing
  • Disc Golfing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Adventure Courses
  • White Water Rafting