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Climb These Dangerous Mountains on the Earth Only Of You Dare

Mountaineering is definitely a great outdoor activity. However, it is not meant for every person. It is an activity for those who have the guts to climb to the top of the mountain. It is a sport only for those who are daring to go the top of the mountain. The most fulfilling achievement a mountain climber can make is to reach the summit of the mountain. It is, however, noting that mountaineering is not all about fun. It is a very risky sport and remains to be deadliest. As they try to climb mountains, many people have lost their lives due to collapsing and such other risks. Others have become disabled as a result of tragic accidents on the mountains. Nevertheless, don’t panic if you love mountain climbing. If you are not very skillful in mountain climbing, then don’t try to climb one of these dangerous mountains on the earth.

The deadliest mountain on the earth is the Mont Blank Massif. It has a height of 15,782 ft and is the tallest peak in the Alpine range. Steep rocks and rock slides have been claiming lives of climbers every year. It’s the fatality rate is the highest going to 100 people per year mark. Since history, it has claimed lives of 6000 people. Thanks to the success of President Theodore Roosevelt who climbed it in 1886, the mountain is very popular.

The second dangerous mountain on the earth is the Annapurna. It boasts a height of 26,246 ft. the Nepal Annapurna is the tallest peak that attracts climbers from everywhere. Since 1950, the mountain has been climbed successfully by 191 climbers. As climbers try to reach the summit of Annapurna, 60 people have since died. It is regarded as the most dangerous in all mountains with 8000-meter peaks.

Another mountain under focus is the K2 which is the seconded highest mountain on the earth. It is located in the border of Pakistan and China with a height of 28251 ft. It is easier to climb Kilimanjaro but not K2. This happens to be the case even on the easiest route where there are steep rocks, complicated glaciers and ice pillars that can collapse. The mount has a bad reputation for women climbers. Six women had tried to climb the mountain and five of them died since year 2003.

There is the Nanga Parbat which has bad name of the man eater. The mount is located in Pakistan and has a height of 26657ft. It has enormous ridge of ice and rock. It is the ninth tallest mountain in the world and has the tallest mountain face. It has claimed the lives of 31 climbers by 1953.

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