Date: June 2015. Location: Moshi, Tanzania. Route: Marangu. Elevation Achieved: 5,895m/19,341ft (Uhuru Peak – Summit). Difficulty: Extra Hard. Duration: 6 days. Second time’s the charm for me to summit Kilimanjaro. Helps going with friends.
Date: April 2015. Location: Magadi, Kenya. Elevation Achieved: 1,760m/5,774ft (Summit). Difficulty: Hard. Duration: 7 hours. The hike gets a hard rating because it’s a 7+ hour day hike with lots of thorny shrubs which your bag or shirt can easily get caught up. The hike begins by trekking through a dry lake & river bed, crossing a river and […]
Date: April 2015. Location: Abedare Range, Kenya. Elevation Achieved: 3,600m/11,811ft (Summit). Difficulty: Hard. Duration: 7 hours. My favourite day hike yet. Unpredictable weather, angry safari ants and quite a challenging hike.