The Andes Mountains are located in South America, running north to south along the western coast of the continent. The Rocky Mountains are a vast mountain system in Western North America, extending north-south from Canada to New Mexico, a distance of about 3,000 miles (4800 km).
What mountain ranges are in the South?
For example, the Appalachians in the southern United States are called the Blue Ridge, Great Smokies, Cumberland Plateau, and Black Mountains. The Andes Mountains are over 5,000 miles (8,046 km) in length, the longest mountain system in the Western Hemisphere.