Kilimanjaro Region Warnings and Dangers

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Kilimanjaro Region Warnings and Dangers

  • The (Former) Snows of Kilimanjaro

    When I climbed -- first in 1986 and then again in 1993 -- there was a significant glacier atop the summit of Kilimajaro. At times, in fact, I was concerned about slipping off the ice right into the crater. Not so any longer. Only a small part of the summit is covered by icy glacial snows.In 2002, a study led by Ohio State University ice core...

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  • Don't Get Your Hopes Up

    About 15,000 people try to climb this mountain each year, yet only about half of those who try actually make it. Many succumb to altitude symptoms, although my problem was always the cold. Bring along extremely warm clothes for the final night's push to the summit and you have a better chance of making it!

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