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America’s 10 Most Dangerous Hikes

Like your life and limbs intact? Then you'd better get skilled before visiting these trails.
The Maze, UtahThe Maze, Utah (James Kay)

From a slippery Sierra catwalk to a treacherous Hawaiian paradise, we name the country’s 10 most hazardous hikes. Then we break down the dangers and provide local beta for conquering each route.

We mapped America’s hot spots for death by lightning, altitude, extreme weather, and more. And for stats junkies, a look at who’s getting rescued in national parks–and why. Read "Diagnosis of Disaster."


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