Kilimanjaro Diary: The hardest walk I’ve ever done

At the top of Kilimanjaro and I'm crying with emotion
At the top of Kilimanjaro and I’m crying with emotion

We’ve done it. We’ve all done it. All 18 of us and the doctor reached the Stella Point summit at 7:14am today. And it was one of the hardest walks I’ve ever done.

After dinner last night we went straight to bed wearing our summit clothes. This meant we would only have 4 hours sleep maximum and of course it was wonderful, quality rest, rudely interrupted at 11pm.

We had a snack and began the trek to the summit. The aim was to reach Stella Point between 6 and 7am. Continue reading Kilimanjaro Diary: The hardest walk I’ve ever done