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Are the Rocky Mountains the same as the Rockies?

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Indeed they are. Misconceptions rise about the same geographicfeatures. Like most names, the Rocky mountains was shortened to theRockies because people were too lazy to just say Rocky mountainsand instead said the Rockies, which leads to misconceptions likethis.
Similarly, the Canadian Rockies seems to be the preferredterm in the US rather than "Canadian Rocky Mountains."
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Where are the Rocky Mountains?

The Rocky Mountains are found in western North America, from the northern Canadian provinces of British Columbia and Alberta, southward through the western United States' st

What are the Rocky Mountains?

The Rocky Mountains is the longest mountain range in North America. It spans from Northwestern Canada to Northwestern Mexico. It has large, Grey peaks of Granite.

How do you get to the Rocky Mountains?

If you live in the East, you must go West. However, if you are in the West, you must go East. So to get somewhere, or anywhere, for that matter, it is necessary to know from w

What can you do at the Rocky Mountains?

Hike, bike, swim, fish, hunt, tell stories around a campfire -oh yeah- camp out... And get high in a GOOD way! The altitude will take your breath away.

Where is rocky mountain?

The Rocky Mountains are a major mountain range in Northern America (Canada and the US). They are located in the interior of the west.

What mountains are in the rockys?

The rockies are a mountain range. I will place a link below where you can find out the names of some of the mountain peaks in the rockies.

What makes the Rocky Mountains rocky?

Basically, the Rocky Mountains are called that because they are just that: rocky! They are very rough, rocky mountains, mainly due to the fact that they're very young in mount