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Tusker Legacy Posts. For over 4 decades Tusker has led thousands of intrepid travelers on awe-inspiring adventures around the world. Tusker’s fully supported treks allow you to fire up your passion for adventure in faraway places.

UNDER THE VOLCANO

Hans Meyer Bags the Summit – Germany Loses Tanganyika.

This is the first of a series on the early climbs of Mount Kilimanjaro. Strap on your pith helmet and crampons. Come along for the historic ascent.

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A YEAR OR TWO OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY

A YEAR OR TWO OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY

In 1963, the year Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life in prison, another, albeit less notorious, act of subversion against white minority rule in South Africa had just been completed; a film starring Eddie’s mother, Evelyn Frank.

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EDDIE’S 50th CLIMB

EDDIE’S 50th CLIMB

A conversation with Eddie Frank on lessons learned along the way to 50 Kilimanjaro summits.

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CALABAR AND GRILL

CALABAR AND GRILL

It’s the summer of ‘78. Eddie was so far down the river (literally) that had the Earth ceased to spin, he may have been one of the last people to hear.

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BENIN JAIL

Anyone who says that youth is wasted on the young must have missed that page in the manual describing how to go out and grab life by the boleros when the call to adventure comes.

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