Video: Witness the Impact of Climate Change on Mt. Kilimanjaro

Mt. Kilimanjaro isn’t just an iconic destination for adventure travelers, it has become the poster child for the impact of climate change as well. The once-fabled snow of Kilimanjaro are all-but gone, and as our planet continues to warm up, it now seems likely that they’ll have disappeared altogether in just a few short years. … Read more

Adventure Blog on Hiatus: I’m Off to the Serengeti!

Apparently the Discovery Channel is currently running a six-part special program on the Serengeti, Africa’s amazing grassland that is home to literally millions of animals. This comes as quite a coincidence, because on Monday, August 12 I’ll be jetting off to this beautiful place to spend a little time there myself. As a result, The … Read more

Announcing The Adventure Podcast/Blog 2020 Kilimanjaro Expedition!

We’ve been talking about it for several months now, and hinting that news was incoming, but now it is official. We’re going to Africa in 2020 to climb Kilimanjaro, and all of you are invited to come along too. The final plans for the trek have just been finalized and anyone interested in joining us … Read more

A Cable Car to the Summit of Kilimanjaro? It Could Happen!

The world of adventure travel, trekking, and climbing has been set abuzz this week with the news of a potential cable car to the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro. According to various news outlets, the Tanzanian government is in talks with both a Chinese and western construction company to discuss the possibilities of building a tram … Read more

Video: Pro Runner Nick Symmonds Takes on Mt. Kilimanjaro

Professional runner Nick Symmonds has had two goals in life –– compete at the Olympics and climb Mt. Everest. He’s already capped one of those goals by making two Olympic squads and now he’s turning his attention to scaling the world’s highest peak too. But he isn’t just going after Everest, he’ll be attempting all … Read more

Video: Paragliding From the Summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro

This past September, a group of trekkers and paragliders hiked to the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro in Africa and took flight from the fabled “Roof of Africa.” They climbed up the Rongai Route but upon reaching the top, they found the conditions to be difficult for flying. Eventually however, they were able to soar out … Read more