The Kili Trek Blog

Kilibound Adventures' blog "The Kili Trek Blog" is all about news, tips, advice on climbing Mount Kilimanjaro.

Jun 10

Can children climb Kilimanjaro?

Kilimanjaro makes a great family vacation! YES, children age ten and older can climb Kilimanjaro. The Tanzanian park authority does not allow children under the age of ten to climb over 3700 meters/12,000 feet. If your children are up for the adventure, you will want to take some extra precautions before you go: First, discuss […]

May 28

What gear do you need to climb Kilimanjaro?

Most Kilimanjaro outfitters will provide clients with a tent, sleeping mat, mess tent, cooking supplies, water filters, and emergency medical equipment (oxygen, hyperbaric chamber- always ask about these critical pieces of emergency equipment!). Most Kilimanjaro outfitters will also carry the majority of your personal gear, and may offer pieces of gear for rent. KiliBound Adventures […]

Apr 13

Preparing for a Kilimanjaro Climb

If you still haven’t decided whether or not you are physically fit enough to climb Kilimanjaro, or you have decided to climb and are now starting your physical training – listen up! First go to your doctor to discuss any pre-existing conditions that may impact you during your climb. If you are taking any medications […]

Mar 23

Should YOU climb Kilimanjaro?

Climbing Kilimanjaro is not easy, but it is not impossible for the average person to make it to the top! If you want a vacation that is challenging, rewarding, and truly a once in a lifetime experience, Kilimanjaro is your destination. Nothing compares to standing at 19,340 feet knowing that it was your feet, your […]

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