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Which nationality climbs Kilimanjaro the most?

Once again I am very grateful to the Kilimanjaro National Park Authorities, KINAPA, for supplying the most up-to-date statistics available for which nationalities climb Africa's highest mountain the most. I’m not sure how reliable they are, but they are the best we can get; plus, to be fair, on this matter at least they [...]

December 10th, 2017|Statistics|

Deaths on Kilimanjaro: the true statistics

It is almost impossible to ascertain with any degree of accuracy the number of people who die on Kilimanjaro each year. The one organisation that knows the exact body count, KINAPA, the park authorities, doesn’t want to release this figure, for fear that it would impact negatively on the number of people who climb [...]

August 14th, 2017|Statistics|

Who has climbed Kilimanjaro the most?

Last year I was contacted by a well-known US-based trekking company who wanted to know which person had climbed Kilimanjaro the greatest number of times. I replied that the holder of this record would undoubtedly be one of the the guides who make their living from climbing Kilimanjaro. One of our guides, Freddie Achedo, [...]

So which nationality climbs Kilimanjaro the most?

Once again I am very grateful to KINAPA for supplying the statistics for the fourth edition of our bestselling guide, 'Kilimanjaro: the Trekking Guide to Africa's Highest Mountain", from which this article is taken. I’m not sure how reliable they are, but they are the best we can get; plus, to be fair, they [...]