Posts Tagged ‘kilimanjaro’

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 […]

Strong Willed… Challenge of a life time

Strong Willed… Challenge of a life time

Martin Kelly contacted B2B just before Christmas 2010 after an old climbing mate of mine; Warren McDonald pointed him in our direction. Over the months that followed through email correspondence I personally got to know Martin and likewise I’m sure he got to know me and what goes on here in Tanzania. Our bush updates, […]

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 […]

The Challenge for some complete..now the next step begins!!

The Challenge for some complete..now the next step begins!!

Time and the passing of time… days, and now over a week have passed since the Twin Peaks Challenge team bravely stepped forth to undertake the allusive slopes of Kilimanjaro. After the Meru success with all hitting the summit on a clear 22nd of February, the team headed back down the long slopes to “heavenly” […]

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 […]