Trip Reports

Kilimanjaro Team Moves up to Moir Camp

Jason called in for the team from Moir Camp this evening at 13,600ft on the flanks of Kilimanjaro. They had a nice trek up from Shira 1 camp today and stopped for lunch at “Fischer Camp”, a camp named for the legendary American mountaineer Scott Fischer from his many trips to Kilimanjaro. They’re all doing…

Kilimanjaro Team at Big Tree Camp

The team is finally on the move today and they began their trek up Kilimanjaro! They passed through some dense forest and jungle today, enjoyed seeing monkeys in the trees above them. They arrived in camp for tea time and a chance to relax before dinner. Here’s Jason checking in with the dispatch from the…

Kilimanjaro Team Beginning the Trek today!

The team is going to start on the trek up Kilimanjaro today! They’ve had a couple of relaxing days enjoying the wildlife and the lodges around the base of the mountain and they’re excited to be on their way up.  They’ll hop in the Land Cruisers this morning and drive to the trailhead where they…

Kilimanjaro Team Enjoying Pre-trip

Our Kilimanjaro team is enjoying some pre-trip luxury and relaxation before beginning their trek. Tonight they are staying in one of our favorite game camp/lodges where they’ll enjoy luxury tented accommodations that are famous in Tanzania. The Ndarakwai Ranch and Camp is a private game ranch where they’ll be able to take an evening game…

June 22 Final Team Dispatch

Hello to all of those who have been following us up the mountain! The June 22nd team, also known as “Team Big Knots”, is back from our expedition on Denali. We had a fun last dinner in Anchorage the other night where we all got to laugh and share some of our favorite stories from…