Grampian Mountains


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Gram·pi·an Mountains

 (grăm′pē-ən)
A mountain range in the southern part of the Scottish Highlands, extending northeast to southwest and including Ben Nevis, 1,343 m (4,406 ft), the highest point in Britain.

Grampian Mountains

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1. (Placename) a mountain system of central Scotland, extending from the southwest to the northeast and separating the Highlands from the Lowlands. Highest peak: Ben Nevis, 1344 m (4408 ft)
2. (Placename) a mountain range in SE Australia, in W Victoria
Also called: the Grampians
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The most westerly is Sgurr na Banachdich on the Isle of Skye and the most easterly is Mount Keen in the Grampian mountains.
It's a well-deserved win and we hope they will enjoy that first drive into the Grampian Mountains together.
It is part of the Grampian Mountains in the Lochaber area of the Scottish Highlands.
Ben Nevis, in the Grampian Mountains, is Britain's highest peak at 1,344m (4,409ft).
The Met Office said yesterday up to eight inches could fall across the North York Moors and Grampian Mountains by the end of today.
In which Australian state are the Grampian Mountains and National Park?
Deals include a week's holiday in Scotland across the Grampian mountains and visiting the Royal Highland Games for pounds 309pp including dinner and B&B (www.
He lives in the foothills of the Grampian Mountains, which form a natural division between the Scottish lowlands and highlands.
The water, from a source in the Grampian Mountains, goes into Tesco north of the border in the new year.
Of course, the queen preceded mountain bikes by a good 100 years, but she was an adventurous monarch who adored visiting Scotland, especially the environs of Blair Atholl, the famous, strategic and historical gateway to the Grampian Mountains.
The excursions from Grantown are a full day tour across the magnificent Grampian Mountains to Royal Deeside and a tour through Speyside's Whisky Country, with calls at Baxters Visitor Centre and Elgin.
Seeing the sea on the east coast, the Grampian mountains and those vast horizons gave me a taste for something big and romantic.