Tag: Mount Kilimanjaro

Kilimanjaro – Team Crazy Chili back signing off from Arusha

Hello Everyone, We had our last hike early this morning down through the forest to the Mweka gate where we celebrated our success and then headed back to Arusha town. The team is all doing well and headed off to … Continue reading

Kilimanjaro – Team Crazy Chili Summits Kilimanjaro!


Kilimanjaro – Feb 6 Team takes team name “Crazy Chili”


Kilimanjaro – Feb 6 Team with High Spirits at Karanga Camp


Kilimanjaro – Feb 6 Team at Shira Camp


Kilimanjaro – Feb 6 Team Hits the Trail to Machame Camp


Kilimanjaro 2019 – Team 2 reveals newly minted Team Name


Kilimanjaro 2019 – Team Ndogo Wraps up an Excellent Expedition

Hi everyone, We returned to Arusha yesterday to showers and celebration drinks and food. Our final day down the mountain was great and we got lucky with no rain. Today John and Carolyn are off to safari on the famous … Continue reading

Kilimanjaro 2019 – Team Ndogo Reaches the Roof of Africa!


Kilimanjaro 2019 – Team Ndogo Ready for Summit!



  • Women’s-Specific Climbing Tips

    It’s Not Awkward, It’s Reality As adults, we’ve got our bathroom & “private part” habits down. We know how to keep ourselves comfortable, clean, and efficient. But what happens when we step into the backcountry for the day? For several nights? For a month-long expedition? For those heading into the backcountry with a female anatomy, […]

  • Gear Review: Fozzils Bowls

    By Mike Hawkins It has been a long day – one of the most demanding climbing days you have ever experienced. Your legs are wrecked. Your back is sore and you have small bruises on your hips from your hipbelt. You have sunscreen caked into every nook and cranny, but even that didn’t keep you […]

  • Gear Review: The North Face Phantom 50 pack

    By Mike Hawkins “Man, this is a really great pack…” I said it over and over for months until my wife had finally had enough of it. She had to get one for herself.  While 50 liters is a little small for most multi-day mountaineering and winter ski tours, the small size is plenty versatile […]

Partners & Accreditations

Alpine Ascents International is an authorized mountain guide service of Denali National Park and Preserve and Mount Rainier National Park.
© Copyright 2020 All Rights Reserved. Alpine Ascents International