Mount Longdon, Stanley

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Mountain · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Mount Longdon provided the setting for a dramatic battle between British and Argentine forces in 1982. Explore the area to find old cannon and bunkers from the war, or climb to top of the mountain to soak in magnificent views of the surrounding scenery. The cold weather and severe wind remind visitors of the difficult conditions soldiers faced during the two-day battle. Plan to visit Mount Longdon and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Stanley attractions using our Stanley trip itinerary builder site.
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  • ........very brief but well worth the time. Our guide explained the significance of this area to us and the role it played in the war. Very evocative.  more »
  • I visited this memorial as part of a Battlefield Tour.It is in a bleak, cold, harsh, remote location. Just stand and remember.  more »
  • Very nice views from the top and great place to visit
  • "who dares wins"

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