Gran Paradiso

      highest mountain, 13,323 ft (4,061 m), entirely within Italy and the culminating point of the Graian Alps (q.v.). The peak lies within a popular Alpine resort area and is the central attraction of the National Park of Gran Paradiso (1922). In September 1860 the Englishman John Cowell became the first to reach the summit of the mountain.

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  • Gran Paradiso — Gran Paradiso …   Wikipedia Español

  • Gran Paradiso — Nordwestwand des Gran Paradiso Höhe 4.061  …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gran Paradiso — Infobox Mountain Name = Gran Paradiso Photo = Gran Paradiso.jpg Caption = The Gran Paradiso Elevation = convert|4061|m|ft|0|lk=on Location = ITA Range = Graian Alps Prominence = convert|1891|m|ft|0|abbr=on Coordinates =… …   Wikipedia

  • Gran Paradiso — Grạn Paradiso,   Gipfel der Gran Paradiso Gruppe in den Grajischen Alpen, Italien, 4 061 m über dem Meeresspiegel, vergletschert (40,32 km2); Gran Paradiso Nationalpark (Steinböcke und Gämsen), 600 km2, gegründet 1922 …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Gran Paradiso — Sp Grán Paradizas Ap Gran Paradiso L k. ŠV Italijoje (Grajaus Alpės) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Gran Paradiso — Grand Paradis Pour les articles homonymes, voir Grand Paradis (homonymie). Grand Paradis Le Grand Paradis …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Gran Paradiso — /gran paraˈdizoʊ/ (say grahn pahrah deezoh) noun the highest peak of the Graian Alps in north western Italy. 4061 m …   Australian English dictionary

  • Gran Paradiso — geographical name mountain 13,323 feet (4061 meters) NW Italy in NW Piedmont; highest in Graian Alps …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Gran Paradiso — …   Википедия

  • Gran-Paradiso-Nationalpark — Gipfelzug des namengebenden Gran Paradiso …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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