Posts Tagged ‘Climbing’

A lifetime dream about to become reality – Father and daughter take the kili challenge!!

A lifetime dream about to become reality – Father and daughter take the kili challenge!!

A short introduction is all that’s needed I feel to capture the reader’s attention to this up and coming adventure tale. This bush update will be a little different to others as I will try to keep it as live as possible as we follow Wallace (Jerry) Martindale and his daughter Madeleine (Maddy). They commence […]

Twin Peak 2011 – are you up for the challenge of a life time..??

Twin Peak 2011 – are you up for the challenge of a life time..??

“Once again time and the passing” – wow the months and days seem to merge as one and we are continually battling with this invisible thing in all out lives that we have little control of >>>>>>>>TIME.. Good news is the dates are set and the full moon is ordered to appear on the18th February 2011 for us all. For those who would like 2011 to […]

Jambo – Jambo Bwana, Habari Gani?

Jambo – Jambo Bwana, Habari Gani?

Jambo – Jambo Bwana, Habari Gani?? Nzuri Sana, wageni mnakaribiswa, Kilimanjaro hakuna matata…boom boom… For those of you who have climbed kili these lines may send you back down a vortex to you time on the mountain and for those who are considering it in the future you now have a head start on non […]

Red Light, Yellow Light, Green Light go..

Red Light, Yellow Light, Green Light go..

And off we went, a few custard creams floating on a bed of coffee was the meal ticket we set off with, thankfully the wake up rains and buffeting winds sounded a lot worse than they actually were and by the time we formed a single file with head torches blazing the morning stillness had […]

Hot Porridge and Pancakes…Day 2

Hot Porridge and Pancakes…Day 2

The bed coffee/tea!! was delivered at 06.30 as a cunning plan by Paul Silwamba head guide to kick us into life, it sort of worked and we peeled out of of mummy shaped sleeping bags to meet at the breakfast table to swap stories about how bad each of us slept!! the Germans (nothing against […]

In the Shadows of Meru

In the Shadows of Meru

Apologies to all Twin Peak followers, family members and friends for this lapse in current  updates..our server in the good old US of A had been having technical problems and only as of now 25th got it sorted!! oh how i love technical stuff (not) so although the updates are a little older than planed, […]