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

North West Highlands

alpine animals

Length (km)

Area (sq. km)

154
7993
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 Aurora Borealis can sometimes be seen from here in Winter.
A wet place, it rains on average 207 days a year in the North West Highlands.

Interesting fact

list of mountain animals

Location map

Carn Eige

Highest peak

M
1183

Height (m)

Scotland

Country

No

National park status

No