Mount Huashan is the most brutal, terrifying hikes In the world. The courses have actually been enhanced due to a current increase of travelers, but they are nevertheless dangerous, and bring a track record for deadly falls. No official data are kept, some say that the number might be as much as about 100 fatal falls a year. Some of the more unsafe parts of the trails have names like Thousand-Foot Precipice, Hundred-Foot Gap and Black Dragon Ridge.
The tracks up Mount Hua Shan involve high staircases, vertical climbs, and a plank path including wood platforms bolted onto the mountainside.