Each driver complains about the condition of the roads. This theme addresses always. But, you see, that things are not so bad. There are roads, compared to which our drivers ride in safety. This article focuses on the most dangerous roads in the world. These trails and routes have high mortality rates. As a rule, from the driver on those roads virtually nothing depends.
This trail is located in Alaska. The highway is also known as one of the most isolated. Dalton has length 414 miles. All the way around the three village, which, in total, has a population of about 60 people. The climate in Alaska is severe, therefore, drivers raise clouds of dust and dirt during shipment. In such a situation, the visibility is reduced to almost zero. However, the danger is far from this. Scarier is just covering the road. Of course, on a flat road it is not: many pits, are often slippery. Dalton Highway smoothly into the zone of permafrost. Everyone understands how it is dangerous. This is why many car rental companies, the contract of lease indicate that the highway crossing is prohibited. In guidebooks, there are no recommendations also cross the highway Dalton, since a lot of steep descents and ascents.
This road is in Norway. Road Trolls dangerous because at its length weight sharp turns, as well as many streamers. Besides, it is very narrow. If you decide to visit in the mountains of the Troll Cap, or in a shelter Hut “trolls“, go in the spring or summer, as in autumn and winter the road is closed. I must say that the place is beautiful, with beautiful views of the mountains. We recommend to put behind the wheel of an experienced driver who is familiar with the terrain. On the road the trolls there are places no wider than a car. Even in the cold season and closed, but there were cases gathering stones even in summer.
Railway Argo Gede
At first sight it cannot be assumed that the railroad could pose any danger. But looking at the way the Argo Gede Train Railroad that in Indonesia, a desire to travel by plane. If you sit near a window, then surely your eyes brought amazing scenery, stunning in its beauty. On one route in 2002 year, train derails. Fortunately, no injuries were reported.
Taroko Gorge Road
It is located in Taiwan. It is noteworthy that this road is carved into the cliffs by the natives the Gorge Tèroko. Taroko Gorde–narrow road through the mountains with lots of sharp turns. It is worth noting that in translation from the language of the tribe “of Taroko, Turku“ sounds like “gorgeous“. Despite the danger, the route is very popular. Along the way are marble, quarried in the Valley Tèroko. In ‘ cool ‘ the road relatively safe, if you follow all the rules. But in times of Typhoon or earthquake, appearing on this site, there is a huge probability of death.
The road Guoliang
This road is relatively new. Four decades ago, it was rock. To leave the province, local residents, it was necessary to use a stone staircase. So people moved for many years, but in 1972 it was decided the year pave inside rocks. The work lasted for 5 years. Something similar happened in the tunnel, whose height is 5 meters, and the width is 4 meters. Throughout the tunnel cut holes, similar to Windows. If you have a fear of height, then look at these Windows not recommended: at the bottom of a huge chasm. In bad weather through the holes fall precipitation, and most dangerous, that they are of such size that it can fall out of the machine.
It runs from Inuvika to the small village of Tuktoâk, Canada. As Federal route, try to follow and strictly check violations. The danger is that this road–frozen river Mackenzie. Naturally, it is available only in winter. In some places the ice thickness is 1.5–2 meters. Is complete and without snow drifts and blizzards. Therefore, the driver you must be extremely careful. And another: often on the road encounters Tuktoyaktuk crack in the ice.
This route is in the Philippines on the island of Luzon. I must say that the climate often surprises in the form of showers, tsunamis and typhoons. Halsema Highway landslides and mud flows–common phenomenon. This road often go buses with passengers at high speed. It is worth noting that this highway is totally road standards. Firstly, there are no fences, secondly, many pits. Throughout the journey, there are the huge chunks of rocks. Every year on the highway a great number of accidents occurred Halsema, in which people are killed.
Pan American Higway
This route with its size: it starts in North America and the last to South America. The distance is approximately equal to 24.14 thousands of kilometers. Pan American–the longest road transport in the world. In order to follow the good condition of the highway, was created by Congress of the Pan-American Highway. However, even with established community, it is very difficult to take into account such a huge leg. Many pieces are generally not suitable for movement, and some of the themes go “bad“ stories.
Canning Stock Route
Length of the road in Australia-1700 kilometers. This route is particularly dangerous. No workshop or just shop, you will not encounter along the way. Although we should not be surprised at the road originally intended for livestock. For successful overcoming of the Canning Stock Route you need: vehicles, fuel in stock, food and time for three weeks. Another danger is that the climate is hot and dry grass, when hit by a car, can cause a fire.