2. The Maze, Canyonlands, Utah
Known for its remoteness, the Maze forms a labyrinthine series of cuts, gullies, and dead ends that are as confusing as they are precarious.
3. Mount Hua Shan, China (Huashan Trail)
The most terrifying aspect of the Huashan Trail is that it wouldn’t even exist in places without these floating boards.
The Most Dangerous Mountain to Climb
Of course, many would say Mount Everest, but the truth is there are a variety of factors that increase difficulty in climbing a mountain. Besides elevation, there are other hazards including creaky boards along with chains anchored into rock that is eroding. Ultimately, when choosing to climb these beautiful but deadly peaks, preparation is a must.