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Rocky Mountains

mountainThere are three large mountain ranges in Luzon-the Caraballo del Sur, the Sierra Madre, and the Caraballo de Baler. I must have some attachment to the coal mines of the Appalachian mountains. The actual summit of Mount Evans is a short hike from the parking lot. Block mountains are caused by faults in the crust: a seam where rocks can move past each other. Plateau mountains, such as the Catskills , are formed from the erosion of an uplifted plateau.

The states of Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttaranchal, Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh are nestled in the lap of Himalayan mountain ranges. In folded mountains, the tectonic plates slam together, forming the peaks and valleys we see in many famous mountain ranges, such as the Himalayas, the Andes, and the Swiss Alps.

Folded mountains make up some of the highest mountains in the world. 3. Climbing Equipment for Scrambling: Light …