Transformation Through Elevation:Building confidence and self-esteem, one climb at a time.
Herein you will find some initial information on our upcoming December trip.
The cost of $2600 includes the following (as a 501c3, you can solicit donations to help fund your trip---a great way for the kids to get involved with the trip NOW!):
5 Month She CLIMBS CORE curriculum and support
Accommodations three nights in Arusha
Park fees ( Entry, Camping and Rescue).
Food during the climb
Staff salaries ( Porters, Guides and Cooks).
All the transfers from arriving date.
Camping equipment ( Client tents, Porter tents, Mess tent, Table and Chair, and Mobile toilets.
Safety equipment Oxygen cylinder.
Flying doctor while on the mountain.
This cost does NOT include:
Tips (200 suggested, per person, if pleased with your guide(s)).
Drinks while at the hotel
Travel visa (about $50 upon entry)
We will require $1500 by August 15 to reserve our spot with our Kilimanjaro based guide/Active Kilitop. Please reply to this email if you would like us to send you an invoice, thereby confirming your spot on the 2016 Trek. First, come, first served, accepting only 4 spots for girls aged 10-18.
Our planned itinerary is as follows:
12/28 /2016 Arriving date and transfer to the hotel
12/29/2016 Acclimatization day in Arusha (Optional activities ).
12/30/2016 Transfer to Machame gate and start your hike
12/31/2016 Shira camp
01/01/2017 Baranco camp
01/02/2017 Karanga camp.
01/03/2017 Barafu camp which is the base camp and summit at the mid night
01/04/2017 Mweka camp
01/05/2017 transfer to Arusha back to the hotel
01/06/2017 Transfer to the airport at the evening ready for international flight back home.
The most important aspect of preparing for your trip is getting your feet right (breaking in Goretex ankle supported boots) and getting your mind ready for 4-8 hour days on your feet. Participating in the She CLIMBS 5 Month CORE Curriculum will ensure that you and/or your climber has maximized their She CLIMBS experience.
Machame Route Information CLICK HERE.