Category: Mountaineering

Underwhelmed by really big things

About 11 years ago, the Roaming Parkers went on an epic road-trip, and being gluttons for punishment we took the 5-year old and two exchange students! We drove through Mississippi, Tennessee, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and Nevada – covering about half of Historic Route 66. Along […]


First woman up Kili did it by herself!

The name, Kilimanjaro” is nearly synonymous with the concept of the Victorian or Edwardian explorer in the pith helmet overcoming unimaginable danger and discomfort to push back the fog from the edges of human knowledge and win glory for themselves and their sponsors.  Kilimanjaro is the epitome of […]