Photographer hikes to ‘edge of the world’ to take the scariest selfie ever

By December 17, 2015Hike

Don’t try this — ever.

Hiking to the end of the Awaʻawapuhi Trail on the island of Kauai is a pretty terrifying experience. But photographer Scott Sharick upped the ante for the vertigo-inducing trek when he decided to hold a GoPro stick while walking along the mountain’s ridge line.

The results? The scariest selfie we’ve ever seen, and for good reason: it was taken from a hiking spot so dangerous, the state basically begs hikers to not venture where this man has gone.  “Do not venture beyond the safety railing at the end of the trail! Footing is extremely unstable, and the drop to the valley floor below is over 2,000 feet.”

Read more from The Huffington Post.