Mount Huashan Trail, China

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With
one mistake on the Mount Huashan trail, you will certainly fall to your
death. This old mountain trail, near Huayin, is used by wandering monks,
Chinese students on vacation, and tourists alike. Ladders, cables, ledges,
temples atop ridgelines, and impossible-looking staircases cut into rock define
this unique and dangerous route.

World's Scariest Hikes

Mount Huashan Trail, China

With
one mistake on the Mount Huashan trail, you will certainly fall to your
death. This old mountain trail, near Huayin, is used by wandering monks,
Chinese students on vacation, and tourists alike. Ladders, cables, ledges,
temples atop ridgelines, and impossible-looking staircases cut into rock define
this unique and dangerous route.

World's Scariest Hikes

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