There are seven trails that lead up to the peak of Kilimanjaro but only one trail leading back down. Each … Continue reading What you need to know to pick a route on Kilimanjaro
About 11 years ago, the Roaming Parkers went on an epic road-trip, and being gluttons for punishment we took the … Continue reading Underwhelmed by really big things
So, this one time, in Africa… I made a pretty stupid decision about return flight arrangements – and barely survived … Continue reading Just fly into Kasane and hitchhike to Katima-Mulilo. No problem!
This looks like a ton of fun! Salto del Pastor is a traditional shepherd travel practice in the Canary Islands. … Continue reading Salto del Pastor – The Shepherd’s Leap!
Chub rub, chafe, friction rub, monkey butt, crotch rot, heat rash – whatever you call this unfortunate phenomenon, you know … Continue reading Chub rub
A few weeks ago, Elise was talking with some of her Cub Scouts and she told them, “Next month when … Continue reading There are bigger adventures; but none as iconic!
One of the first requirements for the Boy Scout Bird Study merit badge is to understand why birds and bird … Continue reading Birds are an important indicator of a healthy environment