3 things you’ll learn on Kilimanjaro

Everyone who climbs Kilimanjaro learns a multitude about Tanzania, Africa and just as importantly, themselves. What will you learn as your make your way to the summit of the highest freestanding mountain in the world? Pole Pole  Slow and steady is the order of the...
Upcoming Training Hikes

Upcoming Training Hikes

Kilimanjaro Training Schedule – Melbourne Group – Feb-May 2019 Subject to bushfires and other natural disasters, below is a draft training schedule. All treks will continue even if it’s raining (good practice for Kili!), but not when the trek could...
Kilimanjaro Lemosho Northern Route Day 6 Uhuru Peak

Kilimanjaro Lemosho Northern Route Day 6 Uhuru Peak

Start Time Hiking Duration Altitude 9am 4hrs 5,895 A little over 3hrs after reaching Stella Point, our slow shuffle finally brings us to Uhuru Peak, the highest point in Africa, at 5,895m, or 19,341f. First summitted in 1899 by Hans Meyer, the crater inside Kibo was...
Kilimanjaro Climb 2015

Kilimanjaro Climb 2015

Jambo! Arriving in Arusha, Tanzania in a late March afternoon, we saw for the first time in nearly 18 months the ‘Beast’ that was ahead of us, rising majestically from the plains of Tanzania, Mount Kilimanjaro itself. The southern face of Kilimanjaro has much more...