Kilimanjaro Blog

Kilimanjaro at its most epic on Instagram

Sometimes, it can be hard to put the spectacularness of the Kilimanjaro Experience into words. They say a pitcture tells a thousand words, so we thought we'd post a selection of some of the best [...]

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5 Things everyone learns climbing Kilimanjaro with us

Everyone and anyone who embarks on a Kilimanjaro climb will come away at the end of the experience with some important lessons learnt. Some of these lessons might reinforce preconceived ideas you had before your [...]

By |September 19th, 2016|Tips|
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How Safe is Kili? An Update

Back in July, highly-regarded South African race car driver Gugu Zulu died while trying to summit Kilimanjaro with the Trek4Mandela fundraising expedition. Zulu's sad death has reignited the longstanding debate as to how safe it [...]

By |August 18th, 2016|news, Tips|

Sitole to take young Khayelitsha women to new heights

Surprisingly, climbing mountains is nothing new for Monde Sitole, a resident of Cape Town's sprawling Khayelitsha township. At the end of July, the 26-year-old South African adventurer and social entrepreneur will be embarking on his [...]

By |July 11th, 2016|news|

Capturing The Kilimanjaro Experience

Climbing Kilimanjaro is an unforgettable experience, as anyone who has already accomplished the feat will attest. Words often fail to sum up what makes climbing this mountain so special, but what about images? Here are [...]

Kilimanjaro Packing Tips for Women

As we've written elsewhere, there are a lot of things to consider when it comes to packing for your Kilimanjaro trek.  The list of considerations is often different and longer for women than it is [...]

By |May 9th, 2016|Tips|