Snow covered peaks in the Julian Alps.Licensed from iStockPhoto
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SE range of the Alps, mostly in Slovenia: highest peak, 9,395 ft (2,864 m)
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A range of the eastern Alps in Slovenia and northeast Italy. The heavily forested range rises to 2,864 m (9,390 ft).