From Sean earlier today ’All in Baranco camp. Misty all day. Having lotsa fun. We’re off now uphill to the waterfall on an acclimatisation walk after a popcorn and tea stop. The summit dome has just cleared’.
From Sean this evening ‘It’s very cold at Baranco camp. The wind is lambasting the summit. Everyone is well [...]
This morning the climbers woke to tea and a bowl of hot water delivered to their tents. After breakfast of oats, pancakes or French toast, they began the climb up a short, steep section of the trail before coming to the dividing line between forest and heather. The trail continued along the narrow ridge and [...]
Lunch en route, and then the trail gets noticeably steeper but to compensate, the views are magnificent. The group climbed along a [...]
The group arrived safely at the hotel in Kilimanjaro at about 11 am this morning. Everyone was pretty exhausted after flying through the night and then spending a three hour stop over in Nairobi before flying to Kili. Today was spent catching up on sleep and chilling. Everyone is amped for the climb tomorrow.