20 Most Dangerous Hiking Trails in the World

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16. Huckleberry Mountain, Montana

A hungry bear stocking up on food for winter is a dangerous thing, and with estimates of one bear for every square mile, hiking here almost promises a taste of that danger.

The Most Dangerous Climb in the World

What makes a particular climb dangerous? As you can see in this list, the biggest impediment to success usually the lack of footholds. In many cases, chains are drilled into the rock as a way up the mountain. Depending on how long the anchors have been embedded into the rock, they could have come loose. However, evaluating what makes a climb dangerous also includes altitude and weather. What may look like an easy climb could be deadly because of high winds or storms. Check weather before you decide to embark on these adventures.

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