Ascent of Kilimanjaro on 2010-01-06
|Date:||Wednesday, January 6, 2010|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||5895 m / 19341 ft|
Ascent Trip ReportBegan hike on January 6th, 2010 about 12:30pm on the Marangu route and summitted after 2.75 days. Summitted on January 9th, 2010 at around 7am and blessed with a beautiful sun rise.
This climb was dedicated to Serving Others Worldwide and the first of the Seven Summits for Serving Others Worldwide - A Charity Climb for Children in need.
Descended from summit back to camp at 12,220. Made final decent and arrived back at trailhead before 4th day.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||4053 m / 13295 ft|
| Distance:||72 km / 44.7 mi|
| Route:||The Marangu Route|
| Trailhead:||Park Gate 1842 m / 6046 ft|
| Quality:||7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Scramble, Exposed Scramble, Snow Climb|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles, Guide, Porters, Hut Camp|
| Weather:||Cool, Calm, Clear|
| Time Up:||2 Days 18 Hours |
| Time Down:||1 Days 3 Hours |
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