Altitude Training System from AltitudeTech

Altitude Training System from AltitudeTech

Here is a photo sent to us by our clients showing AltitudeTech’s altitude training system set up in their home. Sleeping at a simulated altitude of 10,500 feet for 6-8 weeks is recommended for pre-acclimatization for Kilimanjaro. Read more here: http://www.ultimatekilimanjaro.com/high-altitude-training.htm

Should I use Supplemental Oxygen on Kilimanjaro?

Should I use Supplemental Oxygen on Kilimanjaro?

Altitude sickness is the main cause of fatalities on Mount Kilimanjaro. Therefore, many operators have oxygen available to treat climbers who have developed moderate or severe altitude sickness. Upon request, Ultimate Kilimanjaro will carry oxygen for emergency purposes only, to treat a…

Should We Sleep at Crater Camp?

Should We Sleep at Crater Camp?

Crater Camp is a campsite that is located near the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro, around 18,800 feet above sea level. (Uhuru Peak is 19,345 feet above sea level.)  It is utilized by some climb operators during longer routes, usually via the Lemosho…