Travel Blogs from MT Kilimanjaro, Tanzania

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7 day on Mount Kilimanjaro- Heaven and Hell, MT Kilimanjaro, Tanzania travel blog

7 day on Mount Kilimanjaro- Heaven and Hell

A travel blog entry by myjob

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... at 4am for the summit. Day 5 - Summit (19,400 ft) I'd say Heaven and Hell, how else can one describe the Summit of Kilimanjaro. We departed at 3:30 am, in the dark and cold. Within the first hour, Shannon began to lose feeling in her toes. We preformed ...

Tales from the Mtn- Day 1: The first 4000 ft, Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania travel blog

Tales from the Mtn- Day 1: The first 4000 ft

A travel blog entry by wrlondon

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Tales from the Mtn- Day 5: Realizing a dream, Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania travel blog

Tales from the Mtn- Day 5: Realizing a dream

A travel blog entry by wrlondon

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So, did we make it?, Mt Kilimanjaro, Tanzania travel blog

So, did we make it?

A travel blog entry by trio

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... etc!!!! Not really what we had expected. Anyway we crowded at the gates having to listen to loads of people trying to sell Kilimanjaro hats, maps, t shirts and much more. I cannot believe how unorganized it all was, well i spose i can, T.I.A. So we ...

Tales from the Mtn- Day 4: BASE CAMP!, Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania travel blog

Tales from the Mtn- Day 4: BASE CAMP!

A travel blog entry by wrlondon

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Tales from the Mtn- Day 6: Pole Pole, Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania travel blog

Tales from the Mtn- Day 6: Pole Pole

A travel blog entry by wrlondon

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Climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro, Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania travel blog

Climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro

A travel blog entry by spudbraham

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... take a lot of our weight, including all the food and tents.  So, I guess that's the trade off, they help us schlep our stuff up and we do as we're told. In sum, Mt Kilimanjaro is a beautiful mountain and I'm blessed that we were able to climb ...

Tales from the Mtn- Day 2: Getting some views, Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania travel blog

Tales from the Mtn- Day 2: Getting some views

A travel blog entry by wrlondon

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Tales from the Mtn- Day 3: The Brain Squeeze, Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania travel blog

Tales from the Mtn- Day 3: The Brain Squeeze

A travel blog entry by wrlondon

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Matt Conquers Mt. Kilimanjaro, Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania travel blog

Matt Conquers Mt. Kilimanjaro

A travel blog entry by mattamyhuey

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At 19,341 feet, Mt. Kilimanjaro is the epic African mountain. It stands alone east of the Serengeti in the plains of Tanzania and can be seen even in Kenya. As it wasn't supposed to be a technical mountain to climb, I (Matt) had been toying with the ...

Uruhu Peak, Mt Kilimanjaro, Tanzania travel blog

Uruhu Peak

A travel blog entry by benandalesha

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When I heard that on summit day you wake up at midnight and hike for seven hours to reach the peak for sunrise I thought "where do I sign up?" In reality I was already signed up. We had slept in the evening and woke up to leave by 1am. I was a little ...

The not so little hill, Mt Kilimanjaro, Tanzania travel blog

The not so little hill

A travel blog entry by thepedro

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Kili Conquered!!, Mt Kilimanjaro, Tanzania travel blog

Kili Conquered!!

A travel blog entry by thepedro

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Horombo Camp, Mt Kilimanjaro, Tanzania travel blog

Horombo Camp

A travel blog entry by benandalesha

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Today we hiked for five hours and managed to make it to Horombo Camp at 12,000 feet right before the rain. The cold damp weather at the camp reminded me of Wales and Scotland.  It was impossible to get warm which concerned me since everyone talked ...

On the Snow of Kilimanjaro, Mt Kilimanjaro, Tanzania travel blog

On the Snow of Kilimanjaro

A travel blog entry by menglai

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... ;  Getting there – We took Qatar Airways which flew into Dares Salam and had just launched their connecting route to Kilimanjaro Airport, which is close by the town of Moshi, the launching pad for the Machame Route trek. ...

Mt Kilimanjaro, Mt Kilimanjaro, Tanzania travel blog

Mt Kilimanjaro

A travel blog entry by mpoelzl

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No, not climbing the mountain, just looking at it from below and a tour of the local ...

Reached the summit!, Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania travel blog

Reached the summit!

A travel blog entry by slstravels

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... the summit His smile showed we made his day I now have climbed Kilimanjaro The hardest thing I've ever done And when I think of Kilimanjaro I feel that I'm a lucky one. Written the week of June 16-23, 2010 Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania Peace and love, Sharron ...

Kibo Camp, Mt Kilimanjaro, Tanzania travel blog

Kibo Camp

A travel blog entry by benandalesha

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 Our hike today was about 5 hours as well getting us to an elevation of 15,000 feet. Throughout our hike today we watched the trees shrink to shrubs and then disappeared entirely.  Without any shade the sun felt great! We walked pole ...

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