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Ready to move on from not so challenging forest trails? If you're a thrill seeker there's Mt. Huashan in China. It's basically a terrifying cliff-side mountain climb that leads daring visitors to a tea house 2,160 m (7,087 ft) up on the mountain's southern peak. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

Bored Panda says: "Mt. Huashan has been a place of religious importance since at least the 2nd century BCE, when a Daoist temple was established at its base. Since then, pilgrims, monks and nuns have inhabited the mountain and the surrounding area. A network of dangerous and precipitous trails allows them to access the mountain's five summits, each of which has a religious structure like the tea house on the southern summit. Together, these five summits form the points of a flower shape."



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