Guides and Crew

Giving Kilimanjaro’s Porters a Lift

Giving Kilimanjaro’s Porters a Lift

Tusker’s alliance with the local Lions Club extends its own warm clothing drive with donations of money and/or clothes from caring clients…

Continue Reading »

KILIMANJARO – GUIDES, CHEFS & CREW

KILIMANJARO – GUIDES, CHEFS & CREW

The third of seven short videos that capture the essence of what it’s like to climb Mount Kilimanjaro.

Continue Reading »

5 MUST-HAVE SKILLS OF YOUR KILIMANJARO MOUNTAIN GUIDE

By on August 21, 2015 in Guides and Crew, Kilimanjaro with 0 Comments
5 MUST-HAVE SKILLS OF YOUR KILIMANJARO MOUNTAIN GUIDE

The success and safety of your climb depends largely on the expertise and ability of your guides. Make sure you choose guides that excel in these five skills.

Continue Reading »

NEPAL EARTHQUAKE UPDATE

By on May 21, 2015 in Charity, Guides and Crew, Nepal with 2 Comments
NEPAL EARTHQUAKE UPDATE

Nearly a month after Nepal was rocked by a 7.8 earthquake, its people are very much in need.

Continue Reading »

TUSKER NEPALI CREW RELIEF FUND

By on May 15, 2015 in Charity, Guides and Crew, Nepal with 1 Comment
TUSKER NEPALI CREW RELIEF FUND

Providing immediate financial help to the Tusker crew in Nepal as they rebuild damaged homes and support their families.

Continue Reading »

WHO’S CARRYING THE LOAD?

By on January 14, 2015 in Guides and Crew, Kilimanjaro with 0 Comments
WHO’S CARRYING THE LOAD?

With the important and strenuous role porters take on each day, you would think they would be treated with the utmost respect, be provided with fair wages, proper shelter, and adequate food. You would be wrong.

Continue Reading »

6 REASONS TO JOIN THE KILIMANJARO CLIMB FOR VALOR

By on December 15, 2014 in Charity, Guides and Crew, Kilimanjaro with 0 Comments
6 REASONS TO JOIN THE KILIMANJARO CLIMB FOR VALOR

Find out why Tusker’s newest and most unique charity climb is not to be missed.

Continue Reading »

UNDER THE VOLCANO

By on October 30, 2014 in Guides and Crew, Kilimanjaro with 1 Comment
UNDER THE VOLCANO

Kilimanjaro is a world tourism anomaly in that locals and not international conglomerates benefit the most from tourism.

Continue Reading »

UNDER THE VOLCANO

UNDER THE VOLCANO

In Part 3 of our series on Kilimanjaro history, we take a look at the role Tusker Trail played in making Kilimanjaro the adventure travel destination it is today.

Continue Reading »

WALKING THE TALK: TUSKER’S CLIMB FOR VALOR

By on May 13, 2014 in Guides and Crew, Kilimanjaro
WALKING THE TALK: TUSKER’S CLIMB FOR VALOR

The people most often called heroes today are soldiers. Brave soldiers, wounded soldiers and those who have fallen. The Kilimanjaro Climb for Valor is the perfect chance to walk all that hero talk.

Continue Reading »

Top