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Summiting Mount Kilimanjaro on a Bike Is as Hard as It Looks

Summiting Mount Kilimanjaro on a Bike Is as Hard as It Looks

Our mission was to climb up and bomb down Africa’s tallest mountain, unsupported. As far as we could determine, Rebecca Rusch and I would be the first people to do so since two British cousins, Nicholas and Richard Crane, earned the first ascent in 1985.

Patrick Sweeney
Apr 27, 2016
Drop Anchor at a Balmy Island This Winter

Drop Anchor at a Balmy Island This Winter

From nearby to far-flung and exotic, we've got seven islands to cure your winter wanderlust. Turns out one of the most spectacular is right around the corner.

Stephanie Pearson
Oct 6, 2014
Should I Climb Aconcagua or Kilimanjaro?

Should I Climb Aconcagua or Kilimanjaro?

I want to climb one of the Seven Summits and have narrowed the list to Aconcagua or Kilimanjaro. I’m in excellent shape and an experienced hiker, but not a mountaineer. Which one would you recommend?

Greg Melville
Feb 26, 2013
What gear do I need to climb Kilimanjaro?

What gear do I need to climb Kilimanjaro?

I am planning to climb Kilimanjaro in December this year. What will be the best sleeping bag and boots tor this trip? –Florin Guelph, Ontario

Doug Gantenbein
Jul 26, 2010
Books: Gringo Nightmare

Books: Gringo Nightmare

An American imprisoned for the murder of his ex-girlfriend in a Nicaraguan surf town finally clears the air—sort of.

Tony D'Souza and Abe Streep
Apr 26, 2010