For many people, mountaineering is a very popular outdoor activity foe passing time. It will offer you with the opportunity to experience the fragrance of the mother nature at its best , and it is a also an exercise that will help you with the stamina to walk for long hours which will help you for body posture. There are many mountains that you can climb and have this experience, but there are some mountain that are dangerous to climb, and only the most experienced people can climb them but still under supervision. In this article we are going to discuss some of the dangerous mountains.
Measuring 15,782 ft, this is one of the tallest mountains in Alpine. It has so many rock slides and high attitudes that always make it difficult for people to climb, and every year this mountain reports about 100 deaths of people who dare to climb this dangerous mountain. All in all although this mountain is among the mountains with a high number of fatalities it is among the popular mountains because in the year 1886, president Theodore Roosevelt climbed this mountain and managed to reach to the top.
2. Mount Annapurna.
This mountain attracts climbers from all over the world, because of the tallest peak, and it is 26,246 tall. Although it is regarded as one of the most dangerous mountain in the world, there are a good number of people who have been able to climb this mountain to the top. You should keep off from this mountain if you are not an experienced climber.
3. Mt. Kilimanjaro.
Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in East Africa, measuring 19,341 feet. Although the number of death in mount Kilimanjaro is not that high as compared to other dangerous mountains, it is not advisable for anyone to go climbing this mountain if you are not well trained.
Considering that many deaths are caused by altitude sickness, it is advisable that before you climb mount Kilimanjaro, you get familiar with altitude sickness symptoms so that in case you experience one of them, you will stop climbing.
4. Mount Nanga Parbat.
This mountain has a height of 26,657 ft, which is among the tallest mountain in Pakistan. Over the years, this mountain has recorded a number of deaths which are caused by many ridge ice and rocks that are found in this mountain. It is popularly known as the man eater mountain because of the many of deaths that have occurred in this mountain.
Not forgetting that mountaineering is fun, consider climbing a mountain with a guide.