The Pedra do Telégrafo “Daring” Cliff Pics

The Pedra do Telégrafo Pics

Each year thousands flock to one of Rio de Janeiro’s favorite spots to take a death defying, instagram worthy pic. These Pedra do Telégrafo pics are taking instagram by storm. People can be seen doing everything from hanging upside down by their feet to partnered acrobatics, all while 10,000 feet above the ground. Or are they?

The Pedra do Telégrafo hike is considered steep for your average Joe, but it is by no means death defying. The sweeping ocean views are reason enough to make the climb, but tricking a few instagram followers; for many that’s worthy motivation. Instagram is filled with “daring” Pedra do Telégrafo cliff pics. The reality though, is quite different from the framing. Check out the pics below for a full explanation.

The Pedra Pics’ Death Defying Illusions

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Pedra do Telégrafo is not so scary from this vantage point.

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(Picture: Valderes Sarnaglia/Flickr cc)

Climbing Safety vs Daring Instagram Pics

We love to climb! We love great adventures! We love safety tips! Check out this link from Climbing.com , reminding us all that climbing safety doesn’t have to be restrictive but rather, realistic. We wish everyone a safe and real climbing season.

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