The Rocky Mountains, commonly known as the Rockies, are a major mountain
range in western North America. The Rocky Mountains stretch more than 3,000 ...
Rocky Mountain National Park's 415 square miles encompass and protect
spectacular mountain environments. Enjoy Trail Ridge Road – which crests over
Dec 4, 2015 ... Rocky Mountains, byname the Rockies, mountain range forming the cordilleran
backbone of the great upland system that dominates the ...
Welcome to The Rocky Mountains. The high backbone of the lower 48, the
Rockies are nature on steroids, with rows of snow-capped peaks, rugged
Apr 28, 2016 ... Getting to Rocky Mountain National Park The closest major airport is Denver
about 70 miles south of the park. From the North. 1. Take I-25 ...
The Rocky Mountains are a western region of the United States of America, and
offer skiing and snowboarding in the winter, and road and mountain biking, ...
Rocky Mountains major mountain system of W North America and easternmost
belt of the North American cordillera, extending more than 3000 mi...
Get Rocky Mountain information, facts, photos, and more in this Rocky Mountain
National Park guide from National Geographic.
The mission of the Rocky Mountains Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit is to
improve and disseminate the knowledge base for managing natural and cultural
Oct 2, 2014 ... The Rocky Mountains took shape during a period of intense plate tectonic activity
that formed much of the rugged landscape of the western ...