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Kili August 2011 | Downhill to Mweka

After resting at Barafu for a few hours, the weary team had something to eat before packing up and moving once more. This was extremely hard work, as we had all been up since 11 p.m., been to the summit … Continue reading

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Kili August 2011 | Summit sunrise!

We woke last night at 11 p.m. and, after a hot drink and some biscuits, left for the summit at midnight. The team climbed well throughout the night and reached Stella Point at 5.20 a.m. From there we pushed to … Continue reading

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Kili August 2011 | The summit awaits!

This morning, after a leisurely breakfast, the team left Karanga Valley Camp and climbed up to Barafu at 4600 metres. After an early lunch everyone climbed into their tents to rest. The plan is to get up at 11 p.m. … Continue reading

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