MOUNTAIN RANGES OF THE UK

There are many mountain ranges in the UK and each one offers a unique mix of wildlife, vegetation, climate, natural resources and appeal to the millions of users who visit them every year. But what do you know about them? How big are they? How long are they? And what do they look like? We have built up these fact files of information for you to find out more. Read on and discover.
Geography topics for you to learn and enjoy

Cambrian Mountains

alpine animals

Length (km)

Area (sq. km)

53
1064
SQ. KM
KM

Mountain range

Geography topics for you to learn and enjoy
Geography topics for you to learn and enjoy
mountain animal
mountain animals for kids

Interesting fact

The high rainfall keeps all the reservoirs full and these keep the people of South Wales and the West Midlands watered.
The Cambrian Mountains are one of the few mountain ranges in the UK that is not a National Park. There was a plan in 1965, but the local farmers objected.

Interesting fact

list of mountain animals

Location map

Pen Pumlumon Fawr

Highest peak

M
752

Height (m)

Wales

Country

No

National park status

No