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Altay Mountains

Listed under Mountains in Eastern Siberia, Russia.

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This mountain range melds with the lower Sayan Mountains before sinking into the Gobi Desert. The snow line here hovers around 2,200m and many peaks reach more than 1,500m higher from there, making this region of environmental extremes attractive to adventurers - this is the Russian outback.

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