10The Rocky Mountains

The Rocky Mountains stretch from New Mexico all the way up into Canada. They consist of multiple sub-ranges including the Canadian Rockies, Northern Rockies, Middle Rockies, Southern Rockies, and Colorado Plateau. They are known for showcasing the past history of glacier movement, as well as volcanic deformation.

If your goal

is to see some spectacular views, you should travel to Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado and climb to the summit of Mount Ida. The trail is rated as difficult and is a 9.2-mile hike, but the view at the end is definitely worth it.

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