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Alan on Kilimanjaro Summit

Alan on Kilimanjaro Summit on September 19, 2011

I summited Kilimanjaro on September 19, 2011. It was a great climb. Read the full trip report for all the details.

This is the audio dispatch I posted live from the summit; the 6th of my 7 Summits climbs.

Click to listen: [audio: 2011 Summit.mp3|titles=Kilimanjaro Summit Audio Dispatch|artists=Alan Arnette]

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  13 Responses to “Summit: Audio Dispatch from Mt. Kilimanjaro”


    Congratulations, Alan, on another successful climb for Alzheimer’s awareness. I have enjoyed accompanying you on your journeys!


    Congrats on another great milestone, Alan! Jim Davidson and I were talking about you at the Rainier Mountain Festival just over a week ago. Have a safe journey back to Colorado. When does the trip to Carstenz begin?


    Congrats Alan , ‘another one bites the dust’ . Have a great walk down to bottom camp , great job buddy.

    Nik – aus


    Congrats Alan! You are doing wonderful things for Alzheimer’s disease


    Alan…super job and a wonderful accomplishment…keep up the journey….”ONE STEP AT A TIME!”



    Congrats Alan on your reaching the top!!!!


    Well done Alan & team. Glad to hear that you got great weather on summit day. Safe travels.


    Congratulations Alan! Good climb. One more to go. Be safe on the way down!


    Wonderful update, Alan! Congratulations on reaching the summit. Have a safe trip home!


    Congratulations Alan – brought the memories flooding back! Have a safe trip down and home.


    Congratulations Alan! Sounds like the climb up was fantastic and you sound well. All the best on the descent and eventually back to Colorado.


    Congratulations Alan on another great climb. Today we are celebrating our 30th wedding anniversary and our daughter’s 26th birthday. Having dinner out tonight in Boston, along with our celebratory toasts there will be one for you as well, Alan!
    Best always,


    Awesome Alan congratulations! Sounds like a great day up there. Enjoy it my friend.