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Which Kilimanjaro Route is Most Popular? You might be surprised.

(Kilimanjaro statistics are very hard to come by and I’ve been unable to verify the ones below from Rubel.  Having said that, these are pretty consistent with what I’ve heard.  But without verification, please take them with a “grain of salt.”) Author: Rubel Zaman The Kilimanjaro National Park Authorities (KINAPA) are renowned for not releasing […]

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New Kilimanjaro Book

The book is finally here! The Mountaineer Books has published my adventure travel narrative Kissing Kilimanjaro: Leaving it All on Top of Africa. It’s an inspirational and sometimes humorous account of what it took an ordinary guy to reach the top of the African continent.

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Read stories written by climbers who climbed the Machame Route of Kilimanjaro.

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Machame route video

I just watched this video from Trial Magazine where one of the staff members did a 6-day Machame climb. It’s a nice overview of the route and what it really feels like.Last time I did the Machame route I took 7 days and found the extra day well worth it. Instead of hiking directly from […]

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