Bizarre happenings on Kilimanjaro
Below is an index of the more strange and unusual events on the mountain over the past few years.
Fish and chips cooked at Kilimanjaro’s Barafu Camp
In September this year two men from Northern Ireland became the first to serve fish and chips at Kilimanjaro's Barafu Camp, a dizzying 4662m (15,295ft) above sea level. Alan Hanna, who runs Pitstop Fast Food [...]
First wedding performed on top of Kilimanjaro
It finally happened. Earlier this month Dustin Smoot & Stacy M Allee were married on top of Africa's highest mountain, Kilimanjaro. Joshua Ruhimbi, one of our fellow directors at Kilimanjaro Experts and one of the [...]
Base-jumping from Kilimanjaro!
Morning everyone - here's another in our occasional series of people getting to the top of #Kilimanjaro - or in this case, getting off it - in unusual ways. Here we have 50-year-old Russian Valery [...]
New record set on Kilimanjaro for the world’s highest cricket match
English newspapers have been full of this story for the past few days so I thought I'd share it with the rest of the world. Earlier this month a group of cricketers managed to complete [...]
Footage of legendary motorbike journey up Kilimanjaro on Youtube
I have just found on Youtube some footage of the fabled 1974 expedition by two Spanish guys who drove their motorbikes from Igualada in Spain to Kilimanjaro - and then drove up Kili too, [...]