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Kilimanjaro - Summit Day

I wake up and my lips are flecked with dried blood. At 4600M, my nose is blocked with volcanic ash and the air is painfully thin.  910 more words


What Doesn't Kil(imanjaro) Me Makes Me Stronger, Right?

I closed the novel, grabbed my cell and texted three friends this question: Who wants to climb Mount Kilimanjaro with me? The responses I received had one thing in common -expletives. 795 more words


Mt.Kilimanjaro -A Perfect Gentleman

Mt.Kilimanjaro is the Worlds Highest Free Standing Mountain standing at 5895M/19341 Ft AMSL ,It is the highest Mountain in Africa,It is the highest point in Africa-Uhuru Peak and  is one of the Worlds Largest Volcanoes.When I climbed Mt.Kenya in 2006… 1,238 more words


Day 6: Lemosho route #kilimanjaro #tanzania #africa #lemosho

Fri, Feb 6

5th–Mweka Camp (B, L, D)

Satellite Track My Journey

Day 5: Barafu camp (4550 m) – Uhuru Peak (5895 m) – Mweka (3100 m). 328 more words


Day Twelve - Uhuru Peak and a Whole Load of Drama

The last 24 hours have been filled with all kinds of emotions and lots of drama. Of course, the drama was all caused by Sean but I’ll work through the day’s events in order. 1,208 more words


Kilimanjaro – the roof of Africa

Day/Tag 1: Kili Calling/Der Kili ruft!

By car we drove from Arusha to the Machame gate from where we started our climb. Beforehand we had to pay the park fee and to register the luggage and ourselves. 2,516 more words


What I Learned About Success From Conquering Africa's Highest Mountain

Tanzania, 15 December 2014

After climbing 64 km… passing rainforest, moorland, alpine desert & summit… resisting sun, rain, wind & cold for 5 exhausting days… I reached the Uhuru Peak of Mt. 414 more words

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