17 Best Mountain Facts. - Random Facts

Published : 2014-12-20 (over 3 years Ago) - Last updated over 2 years Ago

17 Best mountain facts

Enjoy these fun, incredible, interesting, awesome and random mountain facts.

1. Mountain Dew was made to be mixed with whiskey.
2. Mount Olympus on Mars is the highest mountain in the solar system. It is 14 miles high and 388 miles wide
3. A 20 ounce bottle of Mountain Dew contains the equivalent of about 22 packets of sugar.
4. The highest mountain in Texas has a stainless steel pyramid at its summit.
5. King James I of England kept 11 lions, 2 leopards, 3 eagles, 2 owls, 2 mountain cats and a jackal in the tower of London.
6. Mountain Dew was originally slang for Moonshine.
7. Every bridge & tunnel in Switzerland has built in explosives so the entire country can be turned into a mountain fortress in time of war.
8. Cheetos, Doritos, Quaker, Gatorade, Captain Crunch, Lays, Fritos and Mountain Dew are owned by one company PEPSI Co.
9. Introverts tend to live in mountainous areas, while extroverts prefer live in open and flat areas.
10. The Pokémon Magikarp can leap over a mountain — in real life, a person standing where Magikarp landed would be killed upon impact.
11. A second grader was suspended for biting a Pop Tart into the shape of a mountain, which school officials mistook for a gun.
12. Firecrackers were used as early as 200 B.C. by the Chinese to scare off abnormally large mountain men.
13. Climb the mountain so you can see the world, not so the world can see you.
14. Mountain Dew was developed to be a whiskey mixer.
15. There is a mountain in Australia named Mt. Disappointment because the explorers were unimpressed with the view from the top.
16. Mountain Dew was originally made to be mixed with whiskey.
17. Mount Everest is the tallest mountain in the world.
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