The best way to ensure you can handle the physical demands of hiking Kilimanjaro is by replicating the activity you’ll be doing on the mountain – that is, hike!
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.
Tusker’s Badass of the Month is a new series debuting this issue. It chronicles some of the baddest, toughest, smartest men/women who fought good fights, made lots of enemies and were controversial, never conventional.