Earlier this week I shared the physical/fitness part to climbing Kilimanjaro, today I'm sharing the experience.
I loved writing this post! Reflecting on my experience, sharing it with you. There is a photo link at the bottom of this post for those looking for more ~ enjoy!
Setting the stage: We hiked in the dry season, winter. The high temps around 35 degrees, low 10. We had two VERY windy days. One long hike day, about seven hours... and summit day.
The higher the elevation, the less oxygen in the air. Windy days make breathing a challenge, trying to get a full breath AND not take in dust.Read More