Valamara

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Valamara
Maja e Valamarës
Valamara peak - 360° panorama.tiff
Highest point
Elevation 2,373 m (7,785 ft) [1]
Prominence 1,526 m (5,007 ft) [1]
Listing Ultra
Coordinates 40°47′41″N 20°28′00″E / 40.79472°N 20.46667°E / 40.79472; 20.46667Coordinates: 40°47′41″N 20°28′00″E / 40.79472°N 20.46667°E / 40.79472; 20.46667[1]
Geography
Valamara is located in Albania
Valamara
Valamara
Location in Albania
Location Korçë District, Albania

Valamara is a mountain in eastern Albania in the district of Korçë.[2] It has a number of peaks, the highest of which is Maja e Valamarës, which reaches a height of 2,373 m (7,785 ft).[3] Near the main ridge of Valamara there are very few trees while Valamara's lower slopes are forested. To the south there are many glacial lakes which are tourist attractions. Brown bear has been observed in the mountain region.[4]

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Some peaks on Valamara Mountain[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Europe Ultra-Prominences". Peaklist.org. Retrieved 2014-05-25.
  2. ^ "Maja e Valamares, Albania". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2014-05-25. 
  3. ^ Soviet military map К-34-113-Г (1:50.000)
  4. ^ "Brown Bear Conservation Action Plan for the Prespa Lakes' Watershed". researchgate.net. p. 26.