I Am Alive

I Am Alive

I Am Alive Oct 8th continued I’m just getting back to my blog here. I am home and reflecting on my trip. I can’t get over how epic this adventure was. I think the feeling of reaching the summit was the hi-light for me. Reaching the summit and the peek is amazing...

Day 3 Kilimanjaro – October 6

Day 3 October 6 We woke up, got our vitals (oxygen levels) immediately so that we would have a baseline for the day. Then we ate and started our track up leaving Barranco Camp heading towards Arrow Glacier Camp, which is 15,980 ft. above sea level. About one hour into...
A Bit from My Book

A Bit from My Book

An Excerpt from my Book I’m writing. The pain you feel today is the strength you feel tomorrow. — Anonymous So the ski school assigned us an instructor who was new to the resort, a man from the Czech Republic. His name was a tongue twister: Ladislav Lettovsky....
Day 1 Up Kilimanjaro

Day 1 Up Kilimanjaro

Day 1 UP KILI.            Oct 4th 2018    The start!! Today we left our hotel and headed up to the park entrance and as we arrived we met our team of Porters and Chef Kiplet.    Simon our guide informed us as to why we had to wait for a permit that was coming from...
Day Two Travel to Target Location

Day Two Travel to Target Location

Oct 3rd   (Fight BA65 Heathrow 10:25 am to Nairobi Kenya) > (Nairobi to Kilimanjaro) drive to AMEG Lodge Kilimanjaro arrived at 1:24 am   This is a life changing moment right now going to Africa to climb Kili something that I never thought I would be able to do...