Mount Thor: Earth’s Greatest Vertical Drop

Mount Thor Photograph

Mount Thor is a mountain with an elevation of 1,675 meters (5,495 feet) located in Auyuittuq National Park on Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada. Mount Thor is famous for having Earth’s greatest purely vertical drop at 1,250 meters (4,101 feet) at an average angle of 105 degrees.

The Mind-Blowing Mount Roraima

Mount Roraima Photograph

Mount Roraima is the highest of the Pakaraima mountain chain in South America and one of the world’s most extraordinary natural geological formations. The 31 square kilometer summit area of Mount Roraima is defined by 400 meter tall cliffs on all sides and includes the borders of Brazil, Venezuela, and Guyana.

The tabletop mountains of the Pakaraima’s are considered some of the oldest geological formations on Earth, dating back to over two billion years ago. The result is the staggering landscape of Mount Rariama which we tour below in photographs and video:

Photographs Of Mount Roraima

Road into Mt. Roraima Landscape

Mount Roraima Fog Photograph

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