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Western Breach

Although Mt. Kilimanjaro’s Western Breach is dangerous, it’s still open to climbers willing to take the risks. Find out more about how others handled this most difficult and treacherous of routes.

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Deadly Western Breach

A recent blog from a Mountain Maddness climber talks about the difficulty of ascending via the Western Breach and the pitfalls of loose rock. We hear a lot about the dangers of altitude sickness, but one of the biggest problems on the Western Breach Route can be rock fall. I had a group of three […]

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