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China's Huangshan Mountain Has The Craziest Steps Ever

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It's true: We've seen some pretty ridiculously nauseating climbs in our time here in travel land. But we stopped dead in our tracks when we saw the amazing steps at Huangshan (Yellow Mountain) in China.

huangshan stairs china

The steps, of which there are roughly 60,000, are made of granite, and then swerve and dip and climb all over the mountain.

huangshan steps china

For the record, you can opt to take a cable car to the top.

huangshan steps china

huangshan steps china

huangshan stairs

Yes, those little dots are people climbing the Western Steps, which take about 5 to 6 hours to complete.
huangshan stairs

Yup.
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