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MY FATHER’S SHELF LIFE

MY FATHER’S SHELF LIFE

My dad lives in a box on the third shelf of my library. I suspect that now, after two years on the shelf he’s a bit tired of the banter on my bookshelves.

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HIGH GEAR

By on October 14, 2014 in Gear Category, Kilimanjaro Category with 0 Comments
HIGH GEAR

A lot has changed since my early days of climbing Kilimanjaro in jeans and steel-toed boots. 38 years later, here’s what you’ll find in my duffel.

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TUSKER SEEKS NEW ADVENTURE

By on September 26, 2014 in Adventure Category
TUSKER SEEKS NEW ADVENTURE

We’ve honed our bucket list down to an exciting handful of destinations. Now we need your help. Vote for the next Tusker Trail destination and you could win a free trek to Kilimanjaro, Mongolia, Bhutan, or Nepal.

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SIGN ON THE DOTTED LINE

SIGN ON THE DOTTED LINE

At the end of a dotted line on the Kilimanjaro map – at the top of the mountain – is a sign. The newest sign (there have been 3) takes us back to the good old wooden days.

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KILIMANJARO IN THE BUFF

KILIMANJARO IN THE BUFF

Do you ever trek or climb at altitude and get one of those coughs that takes months to go away? We may have found the cure.

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