Deadliest Sites

Where they jump, and how many have died there

Feb 10, 2012
Outside Magazine
BASE Jumping

These spots have seen multiple deaths from BASE jumping    Photo:Clockwise from Switzerland: Jorg Greuel/Getty; Adam Long; Thomas Bjornflaten/Getty; Chris Bazil; Jan Pliva; Greg Stechishin; Krystle Wright; Hazan/Shutterstock; Leann Arthur; Jimmy Chin/Corbis

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How it compares: BASE jumping led the field in deaths in 2011

1. Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland - 28 deaths

2. Mount Brento, Italy - 9 deaths

3. Lysebotn, Norway - 7 deaths

4. Perrine Bridge, Twin Falls, Idaho - 5 deaths

5. Trollveggen, Andalsnes, Norway - 7 deaths

6. Yosemite National Park, California - 7 deaths

7. New River Gorge, Fayetteville, West Virginia - 4 deaths

8. Kjerag, Forsand, Norway - 5 deaths

9. Sam Ford Fjord, Baffin Island, Canada - 2 deaths

10. Engelberg, Switzerland - 2 deaths

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