The Deadly History Of This Vermont Gorge Is Terrifying But True

It’s hard to believe that people would continue to tempt fate each year, but the Huntington Gorge in Richmond continues to attract thousands of thrill seekers every summer. This deceptively beautiful gorge has a deadly history in Vermont which has taken the lives of 26 people since the 1950s.

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If you want to cool off this summer in a safer and family friendly place, this natural waterfall swimming hole is absolutely perfect.