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Mount Kenya Fire

Mount Kenya Fire

Mount Kenya On Fire: Fires in the South under control. A great deal of work has been done by the men taken there early this morning by Tropic Air, KWS and KFS choppers.

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Snow on the equator… and Hot Rock on Mount Kenya

The Sirimon Route gate sits at about 2700 m, with the Old Moses Hut a 9 km walk up to 3300 m. The walk took most of us 2 to 3 hours with heavy packs, with some of the group electing to stay at Old Moses to acclimatize and others choosing to push on to […]

Along the summit ridge with about 4 pitches to go

Climbing Mount Kenya

I want to die… someone, somewhere please kick me in the head! My head aches and the dry heaving is now getting old. Damn, I hate the altitude. For some unknown reason I have an inherent inability to operate above 4000m without serious acclimatisation. Tyrone and Hannes are fine, minor headaches and that’s all. Shmucks.