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The Natural Splendor Of Grand Teton

Grand Teton Photograph

At 13,775 feet (4,199 meters), Grand Teton is the highest point in the Teton range in Wyoming and considered one of the most formidable mountain climbs in the United States.

The Matterhorn

The Matterhorn Photograph

Standing at 14,690 feet (4.478 meters), the Matterhorn is one of the highest mountains in the Alps. Since when it was first climbed in 1865, over 500 alpinists have died attempting to reach the summit of the Matterhorn.

Seven Of The World’s Most Treacherous Climbs

While pretty in postcards and from afar, always think twice before attempting to tackle these treacherous climbs:

The World’s Most Treacherous Climbs: Annapurna, Nepal

Most Treacherous Climbs Annapurna Mountain of Nepal

Ranked the tenth highest mountain in world, the icy peaks of Annapurna are the most statistically treacherous climbs in the world. Since 1950 – Annapurna’s first ascent – a total of 153 people have attempted the climb. Out of those 153, 58 have died in their effort. The summit to fatality ratio is the highest in the world.

Most Treacherous Climbs Annapurna

Annapurna Mountain Photograph

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