Mountaineering is a man’s game. Even the women are as strong as a Spartan when it comes to hiking. It is not a job or hobby to be taken lightly. One slightest mistake and your entire life is a turns into history in a moment. If you think that you have seen enough and have been an expert is hiking, here are some of the hikes that would make you go crazy and question your abilities right here, right now.
1. Hunan, China via Ever Places via When on Earth 2. Yosemite Valley, California
It looks like a bunch of ants climbing up an anthill.
via China 3. Mount Hua Shan, China
This is one of the most terrifying hikes in the world.
via Andre Hycenko’s World Trip VIDEO VIDEO 4. Oahu, Hawaii, and 5. Catskills, New York
This hike is equivalent to the StairMaster x 1000. Get the booty you’ve always wanted by climbing these 3,922 stairs. The view at the top is worth every step.
via Places To See In Your Lifetime/Mike Salonga 5. El Caminito del Rey–Spain via Caminito Del Rey 6. Devil’s Path–Catskills, New York via Seattle Backpackers Magazine 7. Via Ferrata, The Italian Dolomites–Italy via Simply Savoie
A couple doing the Monte Paterno Via Ferrata in the Italian Dolomites with the Tre Cime di Lavaredo in the background
National Geographic/ PatitucciPhoto 8. Huayna Picchu–Peru via Air Pano 9. Pacaya Volcano–Guatemala
Let’s get a bunch of tourists to hike on the most active volcano in the country.
via Susan Shain 10. Rover’s Run–Anchorage, Alaska
This trail gets a lot of action from bears and they’re not cute like Yogi.
via Alaska Dispatch News 11. Bright Angel Trail–Grand Canyon, Nevada
Temperatures can exceed 110 degrees Fahrenheit in the summer.
via flickr/ Al_HikesAZ 12. The Maze–Canyonlands National Park, Utah
It’s called The Maze for a reason–dead ends and hard to navigate trails EVERYWHERE.
via Los Alamos Mountaineers 13. Stolby Nature Reserve–Russia
This stunning nature reserve is full of massive rocks like these ones.
via Stark’s Epic Adventure via The Dark Room 14. Annapurna Circuit–Nepal
This mountain is the 10th highest summit in the world (8,716 feet), wow! It is also the deadliest mountain on earth.
via flickr/ Greg Willis