The Mourne Mountains, Northern Ireland. The Mourne Mountains are a granite mountain range in County Down in the south-east of Northern Ireland. It includes the highest mountains in Northern Ireland and the province of Ulster.
El Capitan, Yosemite National Park, located on the north side of Yosemite Valley, near its western end. The granite monolith extends about feet m) from base to summit along its tallest face, and is one of the world's favorite challenges for rock climbers.