If you want to enjoy any outdoor activity then you need one that will get you involved and get physical on it. One of the most sought-after outdoor activities are mountain climbing. Many techniques are used to ensure that the goal of any hiker is reached and the one making the hike is safe and sound even when coming down. Some of the world’s tallest mountains have been climbed by people over and over again, as long as you have h correct guide and being shown how to do it well then you can be able to conquer any height.
For many years the Mt. Kilimanjaro has been climbed for many years with great stories of success. It is one of the tallest mountains in the world and the tallest in Africa. The mountain has led many people to understand the fun of mountain climbing. It is a onetime life challenge that has been taken by many to reach they personal goals and start the adventures of mountain climbing. No matter the reason you have for climbing this mountain, the journey will leave an unforgettable mark in your life.
Situated along the border of Tanzania and Kenya in Africa the Kilimanjaro stands 5895-meters, i.e., 19,336-feet above sea level inside the Kilimanjaro National Park. For Someone to have a successful climb lot of practice is needed to be read for the whole climb and come back safe. The mountain should not be taken lightly as it posses the same threats that will be posed by any big mountain. There are no great changes of weather that are experienced in the year since the mountain is near the equator. The best thing about this weather pattern is that it can be hiked at any time of the year.
The dry season of climbing the mountain is during June through to August and February through to April. It should be noted that this does not mean that the snow-capped ice-cold Kilimanjaro has not dried up rather than at the foot of the mountain there is not rain. Above 3500 meters above sea level there is no rain but snow.
The weather changes do not affect the mountain hikers so much since the only difference is the rain and the snow when you are above 3500 meters. A lot of people tend to take the hike during the dry months of the year, and this being the months of July and August the months record a higher number of climbers than other months. If you want to climb when there is no so much traffic then avoid this month. For the rest of your life you will enjoy the memories that you will make during this time of the hike.