Rocky Mountains

The Rocky Mountains, also known as the Rockies, are a major mountain range and the largest mountain system in North America. The Rocky Mountains stretch 3,000 mi in straight-line distance from the northernmost part of , in western Canada, to in the .
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Rocky Mountains

Latitude of center
43.3579° or 43° 21' 28.3" north
Longitude of center
-110.9175° or 110° 55' 3" west
Elevation
2252 metres (7388 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 3791973299
Geo­Names ID
5836950
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Idurar n Ṛuky
  • Afrikaans: Rotsgebergte
  • Albanian: Malet Shkëmbore
  • Amharic: ሮኪ ተራሮች
  • Arabic: Kabubkiran Rocky
  • Arabic: جبال الروكي
  • Arabic: جبال روكي
  • Aragonese: Montanyas Rocosas
  • Armenian: Ժայռոտ լեռներ
  • Assamese: ৰকি পৰ্বতমালা
  • Asturian: Montes Rocosos
  • Azerbaijani: Qayalı dağlar
  • Bashkir: Ҡаялы тауҙар
  • Basque: Mendi Harritsuak
  • Bavarian: Rocky Mountains
  • Belarusian: Скалістыя горы
  • Bengali: রকি পর্বতমালা
  • Bhojpuri: राकी परबत
  • Bhojpuri: राकी पर्वत
  • Bhojpuri: रॉकी परबत
  • Bosnian: Stjenovite planine
  • Breton: Menezioù Roc'hellek
  • Bulgarian: Скалисти планини
  • Burmese: ရော့ကီး တောင်တန်း
  • Catalan: Muntanyes Rocalloses
  • Catalan: muntanyes Rocalloses
  • Cebuano: Rocky Mountains
  • Central Kurdish: چیای ڕۆکی
  • Chechen: Тархаш йолу лаьмнаш
  • Chechen: Тархийн лаьмнаш
  • Cheyenne: Ho'honáá'e Tsé'amoo'êse
  • Chinese: Rocky Soaⁿ-me̍h
  • Chinese: 洛磯山脈
  • Chinese: 落磯山
  • Cornish: Menydhyow Karnek
  • Corsican: Muntagni Rucciosi
  • Croatian: Stjenjak
  • Czech: Skalisté hory
  • Czech: Skalnaté hory
  • Danish: Rocky Mountains
  • Dimli (individual language): Koyê Salekıni
  • Dutch: Rockies
  • Dutch: Rocky Mountains
  • Dutch: Rotsgebergte
  • Eastern Mari: Саҥга курык
  • Egyptian Arabic: جبال روكى
  • English: Rockies
  • English: The Rockies
  • Esperanto: Roka Montaro
  • Estonian: Kaljumäestik
  • Faroese: Klettafjøll
  • Fiji Hindi: Rocky Mountains
  • Finnish: Kalliovuoret
  • French: Montagnes Rocheuses
  • French: Rocheuses
  • French: montagnes Rocheuses
  • Galician: Montañas Rochosas
  • Georgian: კლდოვანი მთები
  • German: Felsengebirge
  • German: Rockies
  • German: Rocky Mountains
  • Greek: Βραχώδη Όρη
  • Guarani: Yvytyguasukuéra Henyhẽ Itágui
  • Guarani: Yvytyguasukuéra Henyhẽva Itágui
  • Guianese Creole French: Montangn Rochéz
  • Hakka Chinese: Rocky Sân-mak
  • Hausa: Rocky Sân-mak
  • Hebrew: הרי הרוקי
  • Hindi: रॉकी पर्वत शृंखला
  • Hungarian: Sziklás-hegység
  • Icelandic: Klettafjöll
  • Iloko: Nabato a Banbantay
  • Inari Sami: Källeeväärih
  • Indonesian: Pegunungan Rocky
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Montanias Roccose
  • Irish: Na Sléibhte Creagacha
  • Irish: Sléibhte Creagacha
  • Italian: Montagne Rocciose
  • Japanese: ロッキー山脈
  • Javanese: Pagunungan Rocky
  • Javanese: Pegunungan Rocky
  • Kabyle: Idurar n ruki
  • Karachay-Balkar: Къаялы таула
  • Kazakh: Сеңгір таулар
  • Kirghiz: Аскалуу тоолор
  • Korean: 로키 산맥
  • Korean: 로키산맥
  • Ladin: Rocky Mountains
  • Lao: Nabato a Banbantay
  • Lao: ພູເຂົາ ຣັອກກີ້ (Rocky Mountains)
  • Lao: ພູເຂົາ ຣັອກກີ້
  • Latin: Montes Saxosi
  • Latvian: Klinšu kalni
  • Lezghian: Рагар авай сувар
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Rocosas
  • Literary Chinese: 落磯山
  • Lithuanian: Uoliniai kalnai
  • Lombard: Muntagn Rucius
  • Low German: Rocky Mountains
  • Luxembourgish: Rocky Mountains
  • Macedonian: Карпести Планини
  • Malay: Banjaran Rocky
  • Malayalam: റോക്കി മലനിരകൾ
  • Marathi: रॉकी पर्वतरांग
  • Min Nan Chinese: Rocky Soaⁿ-me̍h
  • Mingrelian: კირდეამი გვალეფი
  • Mongolian: Хадат уул
  • Narom: Montangnes Rotcheuses
  • Nepali: रक्की पर्वत
  • Newari: रक्की पर्वत
  • Northern Frisian: Rocky Mountains
  • Norwegian: Rocky Mountains
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Rocky Mountains
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Rocky Mountains
  • Occitan (post 1500): Montanhas Rocosas
  • Ossetian: Къæдзæхджын хæхтæ
  • Panjabi: ਰੌਕੀ ਪਹਾੜ
  • Persian: رشته‌کوه راکی
  • Persian: کوه‌های راکی
  • Piemontese: Montagne Rocose
  • Polish: Góry Skaliste
  • Portuguese: Montanhas Rochosas
  • Romanian: Munții Stâncoși
  • Russia Buriat: Хабсагайта уула
  • Russian: Скалистые горы
  • Rusyn: Скалисты горы
  • Samogitian: Oulėnē kalnā
  • Sardinian: Montes Rocosos
  • Scots: Rocky Moontains
  • Scottish Gaelic: Beanntan Creagach
  • Scottish Gaelic: Na Beanntan Creagach
  • Serbian: Stenovite planine
  • Serbian: Стеновите планине
  • Serbo-Croatian: Stjenovite planine
  • Sicilian: Muntagni Rucciusi
  • Slovak: Skalnaté vrchy
  • Slovenian: Skalno gorovje
  • Spanish: Montañas Rocosas
  • Swahili: Rocky Mountains
  • Swedish: Klippiga bergen
  • Swiss German: Rocky Mountains
  • Tagalog: Bulubunduking Rocky
  • Tagalog: Rocky Mountains
  • Tajik: Кӯҳҳои Серхарсанг
  • Tamil: ராக்கி மலைத்தொடர்
  • Tatar: Кыялы таулар
  • Telugu: రాకీ పర్వతాలు
  • Thai: เทือกเขาร็อกกี
  • Tosk Albanian: Rocky Mountains
  • Turkish: Rocky Dağları
  • Turkmen: Gaýalyk daglar
  • Uighur: قىيىلىق تاغلار
  • Ukrainian: Скелясті гори
  • Urdu: سلسلہ کوہ راکی
  • Uzbek: Qoyali togʻlar
  • Venetian: Montagne Rocioxe
  • Venetian: Montanje Rocioze
  • Veps: Kall'oikahad mäged
  • Vietnamese: Dãy núi Rocky
  • Vietnamese: Rockies
  • Vietnamese: Rặng Thạch Sơn
  • Vietnamese: dãy Rocky
  • Vietnamese: dãy núi Rocky
  • Waray (Philippines): Kabugkiran Rocky
  • Welsh: Rockies
  • Western Frisian: Rocky Mountains
  • Western Panjabi: راکی
  • Wu Chinese: 洛基山脉
  • Yiddish: ראקי בערג
  • Yue Chinese: 洛磯山脈
  • Heska
  • Iinawaakatiituhat
  • Iraahkarihaarahat
  • Iraahkarihraaruuta
  • Iyahetaga
  • Iyaxe
  • Iyaxesica
  • Mundagne Rocciose
  • Steinigtes Gebürge
  • Stoney Mountains
  • Waakatistaaka
  • Сеңгір таулары

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