Mount Kilimanjaro Trip Report (#3645)
- Signed By: Helene Barrette
- Date submitted: May 28, 2004
Leaving Arrow Glacier Camp at 11:30pm, under the fullest moon I've ever seen, we followed the Shira Plateau / Western Breach route to the Summit Cone, which we reached just before day break. We had a wonderful view of Mawenzi Peak at sunrise while climbing to Uhuru Peak. Once on the summit, we observed a few moments of silence in honour of the victims of Sept. 11, 2001. A fitting tribute...