We aim to be active in order to live longer. And we try to find hobbies that we are the most interested in that we can do on a regular basis. Unfortunately, some activities and hobbies have the opposite effect, and put your life in danger more than you may want to admit. Thinking about trying an activity that may be on our list? Here are, in no particular order, some outdoor activities with the highest death rates.
1. Rock Climbing
Climbing boasts a handful of health benefits. And thanks to indoor gyms, is a more accessible activity than ever. but for those taking part in the outdoor version, the risk goes up quite a bit. According to Teton Gravity Research’s roundup of most deadly activities, one in every 1,750 mountain climbers die every year. They also report that the higher the climb, the greater the risk.