Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Horn Peak Landscape

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_1080
This is a landform composed of a sharp pyramidal hill that is formed by glacial erosion. The sharp peak is carved by the development of three or more cirques. It gets its name because the peak has a very sharp point like a horn (Fig. 21).
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