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

Mountain range

Southern Uplands

alpine animals

Length (km)

138
KM

Area (sq. km)

5801
SQ. KM
Geography topics for you to learn and enjoy
Geography topics for you to learn and enjoy

Highest peak

Broad Law

Height (m)

840
M

Country

Scotland

National park status

No

Location map

list of mountain animals
No
mountain animal
mountain animals for kids

Interesting fact

The Southern Uplands are home to the largest on shore wind farm - Whitelee Wind farm.
Mountain biking is popular in the Southern Uplands with seven mountain biking centres spread throughout the area.

Interesting fact