A range of the Appalachian Mountains extending from southern Quebec, Canada, through Vermont to western Massachusetts. The range rises to 1,339 m (4,393 ft) at Mount Mansfield in north-central Vermont.
Range of the Appalachians, extending the length of Vermont: highest peak, 4,393 ft (1,339 m)
Green-mountains Sentence Examples
West of the Green Mountains the Taconic Mountains form a nearly parallel (but distinct) range, extending from New York and Massachusetts N.
The least broken section of Vermont is on the somewhat gentle slope of the Green Mountains in the N.W.
Along the shore of Lake Champlain are a few species of maritime plants that remain from the time when portions of western Vermont were covered by the sea, and on the upper slopes of some of the higher mountains are a few Alpine species; these, however, are much less numerous on the Green Mountains of Vermont than on the White Mountains of New Hampshire.
It occupies the lower portion of the trough between the Adirondacks and the Green Mountains.
In the Green Mountains the highest point, Mansfield, is 4364 ft.; Lincoln (4078), Killington (4241), Camel Hump (4088); and a number of other heights exceed 3000 ft.