The Winter Olympic Site changes with every new Olympics. This year the Winter Olympics are not being held in Europe. The are being held in Vancouver Canada. The last time they were held in Europe they were held at Torino, Italy in 2006.
15 of the 21 Winter Olympic games have taken place in Europe.
Mountain lions do nothing special in the winter. They stay in the normal territory except that they may follow herds of prey animals to lower elevations.
They live in the mountains to help protect there young from preditors! But in the winter they move down to the forest for proctection from the strong winds!
Why are they in any country. Why not in Canada. Canada has mountains, Canada is cold, so it fits the winter olympic setting.
First there is a mountain, then there is no mountain, then there is... Most mountains have white stuff on top of them in winter, called snow. There are "White Mountain" locations in California, Arizona and New Hampshire, at least.
I don't know if its the highest mountain in the east but it has the biggest vertical drop in the east, Whiteface Mountain Wilmington, NY Winter Olympic Games 1932 + 1980
It is found in southern Europe and Asia. It inhabits high mountains, moving lower in winter.
Most areas of Eastern and Central Europe are very cold in winter. Mountain regions, such as the Alps, are cold in winter and not particularly hot in summer. Southern Europe is generally hot in summer, but many parts are cool and wet in winter.
The Olympic symbol stands for the five major regions. They are: North and South America is considered one, Australia, Africa, Asia, and Europe.
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Winter Olympic Games was created in 1924.