Tagged: Seven Summits

Waffling on Elbrus Race 2014

Waffling on Elbrus Race 2014

Elbrus Race 2014 is being held the week of September 6-13, according to the itinerary posted below and HERE. IX international (2014) Elbrus Race┬áprogram : Date Days Day’s program 06.09.2014 day 01 Flight arrival...

Carstensz Pyramid Travel Warning 0

Carstensz Pyramid Travel Warning

Carstensz Pyramid travel can be difficult. There are a few logistic hoops to jump through. Trekking in Equatorial Jungle. Various permits. Lack of helicopters. These are all issues to deal with. No one is...

Elbrus FAQ – Elevations 0

Elbrus FAQ – Elevations

While preparing for Elbrus, I made a quick Cheat Card to haul with me. I printed it up and laminated it, much like time splits for a marathon, except marker on the forearm won’t...

Kilimanjaro Summit January 1 2010 – Photo Gallery Rerun 0

Kilimanjaro Summit January 1 2010 – Photo Gallery Rerun

In December of 2009 I flew through Amsterdam to Kilimanjaro Airport in Tanzania, and was shuttled to the hotel in Moshi for Zara Tours. The next day our small group boarded a bus with...

World Water Day 2012 0

World Water Day 2012

Today is World Water Day 2012. According to this report: There are 7 billion people to feed on the planet today … each of us drinks from 2 to 4 litres of water every...