Posts Tagged ‘tightrope’

Black Bear Fails Climbing across Rope to Get Food (Video)

Black Bear Fails Climbing across Rope to Get Food (Video)

A black bear attempts to climb across a rope while two hunters laugh their socks off…

Tightrope-Walking Gibbon (Video)

Tightrope-Walking Gibbon (Video)

Siam the Lar Gibbon is a real daredevil! Watch him walk the tightrope across the suspension bridge at Monkeyland, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa:

Raccoon Walks Across Phone Wires (Video)

Raccoon Walks Across Phone Wires (Video)

A clever little raccoon figured out how to tightrope-walk across phone wires…

Nik Wallenda Walks a Tightrope across Niagara Falls (Video)

Nik Wallenda Walks a Tightrope across Niagara Falls (Video)

Daredevil Nik Wallenda became the first person to tightrope walk across Niagara Falls Friday night. Wallenda was tethered to a wire at the insistence of ABC which broadcasted the stunt live.

Dean Potter Walks Slackline Across China Canyon (Video)

Dean Potter Walks Slackline Across China Canyon (Video)

American slackline walker Dean Potter crosses China’s Enshi Grand Canyon almost 6,000 feet above sea level without a safety line.

Michael Kemeter’s Tightrope Walk above Yosemite Park (Video)

Michael Kemeter’s Tightrope Walk above Yosemite Park (Video)

Daredevil Michael Kemeter performed a tightrope walk 3,000ft above Yosemite National Park… without a safety harness. The 23-year-old walked unprotected on a 99 ft(30 m) long, one-inch wide highline at the Taft Point, California.

Trapeze Kitty (Video)

Trapeze Kitty (Video)

This funny trapeze cat does some serious acrobatic stunts while balancing on a clothesline.

Canyon Tightrope Thriller in HD (Video)

Canyon Tightrope Thriller in HD (Video)

If you ever wondered what it’s like to walk on a tightrope and balance above a canyon, here is your chance to experience it from the first person POV in HD. Plus, what it’s like to fall off a tightrope into a canyon!

Swiss Daredevil, Freddy Nock, World Record Cable Wire Walk (Video)

Swiss Daredevil, Freddy Nock, World Record Cable Wire Walk (Video)

High-wire daredevil Freddy Nock has set a new world record for the highest ever cable wire walk. 45-year-old Swiss acrobat walked more than 5,200 feet down a mountain cable car wire – without a safety net or a harness.