Discover Huashan Teahouse in Weinan, China: A sacred mountaintop temple offers a damn fine cup of tea to visitors who can survive the journey.
Discover Nanda Devi in Chamoli, India: One of the tallest mountains in India was closed for years after a botched CIA mission.
Discover Acacus Mountains in Ghat, Libya: Landscape of bizarrely shaped desert mountains and innumerable rock carvings.
Discover Mount Rainier in Ashford, Washington: The highest point in Washington state is a volcano covered in glaciers.
Discover Ben Nevis in Highland, Scotland: The highest peak in the United Kingdom has a history of physics, specters, and a pilgrimage of strange objects.
Discover Hvannadalshnjúkur in Iceland: Climbing Iceland's highest peak on the rim of the Oræfajökull volcano.
Discover Mount Hood in Mount Hood, Oregon: Despite a legend that says this highest peak in Oregon was climbed in high heels scores of people have died on its slopes.