Difference between revisions of "Highland (Scotland)"
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Highland is a county in Scotland.
Cities, towns and villages
There are far too many mountains in Scotland to cover them all here.
General definitions: Munroe - mountain above 3000 feet. Corbett - mountains between 2500 and 3000 feet.
Some popular mountains by group
northern Torridonian mountains - i.e. Mountains of Torridonian sandstone north of Ullapool.
Glencoe and Fort William
Sad but true - owners of land in Highland, often absentees, have not on the whole shown much consideration for their tenants. Some of what may appear lovely, natural, unspoiled areas were actually forcibly cleared of their human inhabitants in the interests of deer hunting or sheep farming.