Kilimanjaro Best Tips

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Kilimanjaro Best Tips to be successful .

Kilimanjaro National Park reports that only about 60% of hikers accomplish the Uhuru summit annually. Out company rate is 95% if you take our tips and advice on training.

Below are some tips and advice that are helpful to know before embarking on this life changing journey.

TIPS & ADVICE

Climbing:

  • Though being physically able certainly helps, mountaineering is all about regarding mental toughness — it is not how actually fit you are.
  • You have to stay positive.
  • If you have right equipment that makes the hard trek a lot more conquerable.
  • Go at your own speed. This is not a race.
  • To maximum risk of Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS) it is best to get a guide that go after “climb high, sleep low” to help acclimate to the altitude.
  • Always be ready for mountaineering in tremendous cold on summit night as temperatures will reach 0 degrees F.
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Clothing:

Do you ever know you go through five atmospheres in few days? Get prepared with plenty of layers.

  • Get ready to wear the similar thing regularly and night after night. The air is light and freezing so in all probability you won’t sweat or stink like you usually would after a week with no shower at home.
  • Not to wear cotton! Cotton does not dried up at high altitudes. Be dressed in fabric that is breathable, synthetic, and moisture-wicking.
  • Pack as a minimum one whole hiking outfit, as well as a long sleeve shirt, hiking pants, underwear, hiking socks, and particularly hiking boots. If you want you can rent approximately anything.

Hygiene:

  • Be ready not to have a shower for a whole week. used to wet wipe baths and pop-a-squats behind rocks.
  • Find a toilet tent for the campsites. It is value all penny—particularly for a woman.

Camping:

  • Give for the hiking package that offers hot meals as a replacement for box lunches.
  • Carry an iPod, other than save your battery for summit night. Music makes the long night climb much easier. Stay it secure to your body to use body heat to avoid it as of freezing and dying.
  • Pack of Cards are always good

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