It was quite the year for death-defying adventures and record-breaking feats by athletes around the world. From skiers riding away from avalanches to surfers taking on massive waves and bikers riding down seemingly impossible paths, there were plenty of awe-inspiring videos out there to get your heart racing. We scoured the web to find the best adventure videos of the year, and these will make you want to get out into the world and find some adventure yourself.
Sometimes just capturing the moment can be just as impressive as the feat itself, and that certainly played out in some of these videos.
Take inspiration from these athletes and adventurers as you plan your next big trip and start knocking things off your bucket list.
Here’s a look at the best adventure videos of 2018.