Rocky mountain states map. As a bonus site members have access to a banner ad free version of the site with print friendly pages. The rocky mountains also known as the rockies are a major mountain range in western north america. Rocky mountain states mapquiz printout. The rocky mountains the rockies in short divide western united states of america from the great plains.
The rocky mountains the rockies in short divide western united states of america from the great plains. Located in the states between the pacific coast and the midwest the rocky mountain states include idaho montana wyoming utah nevada colorado arizona and new mexico. The rocky mountains stretch more than 4800 kilometers 3000 mi from the northernmost part of british columbia in western canada to new mexico in the southwestern united states. The rocky mountain states contain many of the countrys greatest national parks indigenous american communities and a vivant old west heritage.
The mountain states also known as the mountain west and the interior west form one of the nine geographic divisions of the united states that are officially recognized by the united states census bureau.