13 Ledges That Will Test Your Fear of Heights

For fearless mountain climbers, the world offers no shortage of incredible cliffs, ledges, ridges, and mountain faces to tackle. But with the thrill of the climb and the reward of jaw-dropping views comes heights which can be paralyzing to some.

To save you the hard work and the crippling fear that might overcome you, we’ve assembled some of the most awesome ledges from around the world. Read on to see what your comfort zone is:

1. Trolltunga (“Troll’s Tongue”) cliff above Ringedalsvatnet Lake in Odda, Norway

Trover photo by Earth Trekkers

 

2. Potato Chip Rock on the Mount Woodson Trail in Poway, California

Trover photo by MapNomads

 

3. Hiking Glogghüs mountain in Bern, Switzerland

Trover photo by Natalie Odermatt

 

4. Cliffs of Moher in Clare, Ireland

Trover photo by Tati

 

5. McAfee Knob on the Appalachian Trail in Catawba, Virginia

Trover photo by Eli Ditmore

 

6. Preikestolen (“The Pulpit Rock”) in Forsand, Norway

Trover photo by Ryan Young

But really though…

Trover photo by Aleksandra Marinova

 

7. The Azure Window in San Lawrenz on the Maltese Island of Gozo

Trover photo by Gail at Large

 

8. The Devil’s Swimming Pool at Victoria Falls in Kazungula, Zimbabwe

Trover photo by Luke@whitlamabroad

 

9. Camping at the top of Indian Nose in San Pedro La Laguna in Guatemala

Trover photo by Sergio Camalich

 

10. The edge of Half Dome at Yosemite National Park in California

Trover photo by Kai Tong

 

11. Rough Ridge on the Blue Ridge Parkway in North Carolina

Trover photo by Pon Xayavong

 

12. Angel’s Landing at Zion National Park in Utah

Trover photo by Misha Gillingham

 

13. Hosn Bokur rock in Amran, Yemen

Trover photo by Michal Bošina

 

Not crazy enough for you? Check out the full list of insane ledges and cliffs here, and don’t forget to share your own adventures living on the edge this summer on Trover!