Mt. Kilimanjaro is at the Epicenter of Climate Change

Kilimanjaro Cable Car

For decades trekking to the lofty summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro has been one of the top bucket-list items for any serious adventure traveler. As Africa’s highest peak—and the tallest free-standing mountain in the world—it routinely draws thousands of visitors each year. Even in 2020, amidst a global pandemic, it has remained open to visitors, with … Read more

Video: Failing to Summit Mt. Kilimanjaro

Mt. Kilimanjaro

There are literally hundreds of videos on the Internet of people successfully climbing to the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro in Africa. After all, thousands of us make that trip each and every year. But what about those who aren’t successful? What is that experience like? In this video, we join one such trekker, who takes … Read more

Adventure Blog Kilimanjaro Climb Countdown: One Year to Go!

Kilimanjaro Cable Car

Way back on July 19, I announced that in 2020 I’d be returning to Kilimanjaro for another climb up Africa’s highest peak, and that I was inviting Adventure Blog readers and Adventure Podcast listeners to come along. Since then, I’ve been largely silent on the topic, mostly because the date of the climb was still … Read more