Volcano Boarding, Cerro Negro National Park, Nicaragua
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These Wild Rides Let Gravity Take Control
Test your mettle on heart-pounding adventures, from hang-gliding over Rio to racing down China's Great Wall.
Few sensations are as invigorating as the rush you get when stepping into the unknown. For new places or experiences, many a traveler has trekked across the globe seeking out the tallest, fastest, and most adrenaline-pumping adventures they can aim to tame.
Here are five of the wildest rides anywhere on the planet. Whether it’s speeding down an alpine slide or taking a daring leap over a sweeping valley, each of these experiences promises to take even the most intrepid adventurers out of their comfort zones–and keep coming back for more. Are you up to the challenge?
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