Eddie Frank

Tusker owner and head guide

Reflections on My 54th Kilimanjaro Climb

Reflections on My 54th Kilimanjaro Climb

Over a year ago, I got 2 partial knee replacements and decided to road test them on a Kilimanjaro climb – my 54th. The climb was interesting. What ensued was more than…

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ON UNCOMMON GROUND

ON UNCOMMON GROUND

Kilimanjaro’s rarely seen northern circuit is our favorite way to enjoy the solitude and majesty of this great mountain.

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THE 10th TRIP

THE 10th TRIP

Every 10 or so trips Eddie Frank leads, his faith in the human spirit gets restored. Read how the Climb for Valor did it this time.

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THE RISKS OF ADVENTURE TRAVEL

THE RISKS OF ADVENTURE TRAVEL

Find out how to mitigate the risks of adventure travel so that you can have a safe and enjoyable trip.

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ALL ABOUT A.M.S.

ALL ABOUT A.M.S.

Your body is affected by the decrease in air pressure at high altitudes. When your body isn’t adjusting properly to the thinning air, you develop AMS. Stay safe by learning how to recognize and treat it.

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