Tag: Machame

Kilimanjaro Team 5 at Shira Camp

February 7, 2018
The team is doing great and adjusting well to the thin here at 12,500 feet. After some afternoon rain showers the clouds parted and gave us a great view of the upper mountain.
Warm Regards,

Kilimanjaro Team 5 Day 1 on Mountain


Kilimanjaro Machame Route Team 5 Ready to Launch

The team looks forward to rest after a nice dinner in Arusha. We leave the hotel tomorrow and travel to the Machame Gate, where we will begin our ascent of Kilimanjaro! The team consists of Matt, Lauren, Seth, Lynn, Lori, … Continue reading

Kilimanjaro Team Deluce – Variable Conditions Today


Kilimanjaro Team Deluce at Shira Camp

Kilimanjaro Team 3 (Team Deluce) Kicks Off


Team Helios wraps up Kilimanjaro

Hi Everyone, The team returned to Arusha yesterday, enjoyed showers and a celebration dinner after our morning descent down to the Mweka Gate. Our summit day was mostly in the white room (clouds and blowing snow) but everyone did great … Continue reading

Kilimanjaro Team Helios Headed for Summit Tonight

Kilimanjaro Team Helios At Barranco Camp


Kilimanjaro Team 2 is Now Team Helios

Mount Kilimanjaro BLOG

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