Ascent of Kilimanjaro on 2006-01-21

Climber: Derek Standen

Others in Party:James
Date:Saturday, January 21, 2006
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Elevation:5895 m / 19341 ft

Ascent Trip Report

An 8 day hike, departing from Lemosho Glades. Did not ascend Western Breach Route due to recent climber/hiker deaths from rockfall earlier in the season.

Day 1 BigTree Camp.
Day 2 Shira 1 Camp.
Day 3 Shira 2 Camp.
Day 4 Barranco Camp.
Day 5 Karanga Valley Camp.
Day 6 Barafu Camp. Climb started at 11pm.
Day 7 Reached Stella Point at 6:30 am and then Uhuru Peak at 7:30. Descended via Mweka Trail to Barafu Camp and then on down to Millenium Camp.
Day 8 Descended to Mweka Gate.
Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles, Guide, Porters, Tent Camp
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Derek Standen
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