Rocky Mountains

The Rocky Mountains, the Rockies in short, divide western from the . The Rocky Mountain states contain many of the country's greatest national parks, Indigenous American communities, and a vivant Old West heritage.

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is the capital and largest city of , USA. Photo: Darkshark0159, Public domain.

is a state of wild contrasts. From the flat plains of the eastern portion of the state… Photo: mark gallagher, CC BY 2.0.

is a state in the northwestern United States, in the Rocky Mountains region. Photo: Kirk Olson, CC BY 2.0.

is a state in the Rocky Mountains region of the United States. Photo: Lumpytrout, CC BY-SA 3.0.


, nicknamed the Cowboy State, is a state in the Rocky Mountain region of the . Photo: Lumpytrout, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Rocky Mountains

Latitude of center
40.5563° or 40° 33' 22.8" north
Longitude of center
-111.1265° or 111° 7' 35.2" west
7198 feet (2194 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: إقليم الجبال
  • Armenian: Լեռնային նահանգներ
  • Belarusian: Горныя штаты
  • Catalan: estats muntanyosos
  • Chinese: 美国山区
  • Chinese: 美國山區
  • Czech: Horské státy
  • Czech: Mountain States
  • Dutch: Mountain States
  • Dutch: Rocky Mountains
  • English: Mountain States
  • English: Mountain states
  • English: mountain West
  • English: mountain states
  • Esperanto: Montoplenaj Ŝtatoj
  • French: Rocheuses américaines
  • French: États des montagnes
  • German: Mountain States
  • German: Rocky Mountains
  • Greek: Βραχώδη Όρη
  • Hebrew: הרי הרוקי
  • Hebrew: מדינות הרי הרוקי
  • Italian: Stati delle Montagne Rocciose
  • Japanese: アメリカ合衆国山岳部
  • Japanese: 山岳州
  • Portuguese: Estados Montanhosos
  • Portuguese: Montanhas Rochosas
  • Portuguese: Mountain States
  • Russian: Горные штаты
  • Russian: Скалистые Горы
  • Rusyn: Горскы штаты
  • Sardinian: Regione de is Montes Rocosos
  • Slovak: Mountain states
  • Spanish: Estados montañosos
  • Spanish: Montañas Rocosas
  • Swedish: Bergsdelstaterna
  • Ukrainian: Гірські штати
  • Urdu: پہاڑی ریاستیں
  • Vietnamese: Các tiểu bang miền Núi
  • Western Panjabi: پہاڑی ریاستاں
  • Interior West
  • Mountain West

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