Tag: Mount Kilimanjaro

Kilimanjaro 2019 – Team 3 now called “Too Grit to Quit!”


Kilimanjaro 2019 – Team 3 Hits the Rainy Trail


Kilimanjaro 2019 – Team Boom Chagga Descends Off the Mountain


Kilimanjaro 2019 – Team Boom Chagga Summit Success!


Kilimanjaro 2019 – Team Boom Chagga Ready to Summit Tomorrow


Kilimanjaro 2019 – Team Boom Chagga Climbs up to Karanga Camp


Kilimanjaro 2019 – Team Boom Chagga at Beautiful Barranco Camp


Kilimanjaro 2019 – Team 2 now called Team “Boom Chagga”


Kilimanjaro 2019 – Team 2 Hits the Trail to Machame


Kilimanjaro 2019 – Summer Team 2 Heads to the Mountain

Hi everyone, We are all prepped and headed to Kilimanjaro this morning! Stay tuned for more 🙂 Eric, Kristie and the team Thanks Eric Murphy


  • Gear Selection: How & Where to Focus for a Lighter Load

    “How do I lighten my pack weight but still bring enough gear?” This is a very common, very important question. Here, I break down some key tips for dropping your pack weight. Get Rid of Some Niceties Perhaps the truest axiom when talking pack weights is that if you bring less, your pack will weigh […]

  • Mount Rainier: Not Your Average Fourteener

    In good company with approximately 20 other 14,000-foot-plus peaks in the lower-48 states, Mount Rainier is often misunderstood and underestimated. Whether you’ve climbed extensively or are new to climbing, you know that properly sizing up a climbing objective is the first key step to seeing a good time in the mountains. In this brief article, […]

  • Ice Axes: Selecting a Size & Style

    An ice axe is a critical piece of mountain equipment. Not only does it need to be suited for the terrain you will be encountering on a given peak, but it also needs to be sized correctly. As with most gear, the array of choices can be overwhelming, so we are going to break down […]

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