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10 Insane Videos For That Friend Who's Afraid Of Heights

Published On 06/10/2015 Published On 06/10/2015

Thanks to GoPro, you can bring a video camera just about anywhere. And people do, taking them to giant towers, high above Mont Blanc, and on tightropes between two hot air balloons. Seriously.

To make your acrophobic friend happy to be planted firmly on the ground, we've collected 10 videos that presumably exist solely to torture people who are afraid of heights. Take a look, and try not pass out on your keyboard.

YouTube/OlegCricket

1. Parkour jumps between pillars of Dubai building 

YouTube/Canal de DCKNUCKL3S

2. First-person view of climbing a 1,786 foot tower (taller than WTC)

YouTube/BBC

3. Window cleaning on Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building

YouTube/REEL ROCK

4. Alex Honnold free soloing a 5.12b route in Mexico

YouTube/EpicTV

5. Jumping onto a really tall crane and climbing it

YouTube/GoPro

6. Zipline + BASE jump = Terrifying

YouTube/MustangWanted

7. That Ukrainian dude 'Mustang Wanted' climbing stuff without ropes

YouTube/balaxmi SouthyAngel

8. Just a tightrope walk between two hot-air balloons

YouTube/GoPro

9. Just a casual helicopter skydive

YouTube/GoPro

10. Proposing at 10,000 feet

Joe Oliveto is a contributor at Supercompressor. Follow him on Twitter @joeoliveto1.

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