Tusker Trail

Avatar for Tusker Trail

Tusker Geografica head administrator

Kilimanjaro’s New Route: The Great Circumnavigation

Kilimanjaro’s New Route: The Great Circumnavigation

Did you ever stop to think that there could be a better way up Kilimanjaro? Eddie Frank did. And here’s what he discovered.

Continue Reading »

5 Myths (and Facts) About Mount Kilimanjaro

By on April 4, 2018 in Kilimanjaro Category with 1 Comment
5 Myths (and Facts) About Mount Kilimanjaro

Kilimanjaro is a mythical mountain that spews new and old myths from its volcanic core.

Continue Reading »

How To Winterize For Treks

How To Winterize For Treks

Everest Base Camp and Kilimanjaro’s summit temps are below freezing. Patagonia and Mongolia are warmer, but not that much on windy and wet days…

Continue Reading »

The Top 17 Jackets to Pack for Climbing Kilimanjaro

By on March 28, 2018 in Kilimanjaro Category with 0 Comments
The Top 17 Jackets to Pack for Climbing Kilimanjaro

What’s the best jacket to pack for climbing Kilimanjaro? This is a question we get often – and one we are happy to help you find the answer to. In short, you’ll need several jackets to comfortably (and safely) climb Kilimanjaro. That’s because, when you climb from the base of Mount Kilimanjaro all the way […]

Continue Reading »

Tusker’s Medical Advantage: Cultural Cross Pollination

Tusker’s Medical Advantage: Cultural Cross Pollination

For decades high altitude medical expertise was not a priority for companies leading treks to Everest Base Camp. Many relied on the two local health clinics en route or the seasonal medical tent, Everest ER, during the…

Continue Reading »

Top