Sheer Ice Walls, Insane Rock Drops and Vertical Descents – Just Looking At This Gallery Will Give You Vertigo

Do you have a head for heights? If not, then look away now...

How do you feel about hanging 1,000m above the ground? Does it make your knees quake at the thought of it or are you totally not fussed?

Here are 22 insane photos that will shock, inspire, test your nerves and (in the word’s of Gwen Stefani) blow your mind…

Heinz Zak takes on the Alps 1,000m above the ground

Photo: Red Bull


Suspended 4,000ft on a rock face in the Arctic

Photo: Gordon Wiltsie


Insane freeskiing in Alta, Utah, USA

Photo: Scott Markewitz


Daredevil Andy Lewis crosses 100ft drop on slackline in Flatsands, California, USA

Photo: Heinz Zak


… Andy Lewis at it again!


Climbing the Ao Nang Tower in Thailand

Photo: Chad Podoski


Cliff diving in the Azores, Portugal

Photo: Red Bull


BASE jumping in Zakynthos, Greece

Photo: Red Bull


Throwing yourself off a 200m drop in New Zealand… with a tricycle

Photo: Stoked for Saturday


Crazy slackliner Dean Potter takes on Taft Point in Yosemite National Park, USA


Norwegian stunt man Eskil Rønningsbakken living life on the edge


Eskil showing off again at Trolltunga, Hardanger Fjord in Norway

Photo: Dag Endre Opedal


Now that’s what you call extreme picnicking


Hold my beer…


Taking on Haines in Alaska

Photo: Red Bull


Ice Climbing in Gorges De Ballandaz, Savoie, France

Photo: Red Bull


Jumping from Storhorn to Lillehorn in Svolvær, Norway

Photo: Jordi Miralles


Abseiling down the Krubera Cave in Georgia, the world’s biggest cave

Photo: Stephen Alvarez


Kayaker Rafael Ortiz in San Luis Potosi, Mexico

Photo: Mauricio Ramos/Red Bull


Hanging rock



Solo free climber Steph Davis tackles Longs Peak in Colorado, USA

Photo: Brian Kimball


Climbing Pilar del Sol Naciente in Patagonia, Argentina

Photo: Jerome Sullivan

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