It began like all other wilderness adventures: gear check, hydration, journaling, and silent prayers of a successful, safe, and serene journey; save one major detail: my guts were executing a mutiny/evacuation combo from both ends. 1,389 more words
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The answer is: it has lots of trees and even more rain! Today we walked for four hours in the pouring rain. It feels so surreal to be writing about our first day of walking on Kilimanjaro. 1,442 more words
People didn’t need to know Paige Hudson’s name to know her story.
For people trekking up Mt. Kilimanjaro “that woman from Florida” had become the stuff of legend. 67 more words