Giraffe
In the Arusha National Park at the foot of Mt Meru
Giraffe
Hagenia
In the lush forested slopes of Meru
Hagenia
Approaching Saddle Hut
High above the clouds, emerging from the scrub forest at 3570M on Meru
Approaching Saddle Hut
Dawn over Kilimanjaro
at 4400M on Meru - the first signs of dawn behind the silhouette of Kilimanjaro
Dawn over Kilimanjaro
Waiting for Sunrise
A magical half hour, waiting for and watching the sunrise
Waiting for Sunrise
Sunrise over Kili´s shoulder
Sunrise over a sea of clouds
Sunrise over Kili's shoulder
Descending to Rhino Point
On the descent from Meru, Kili on the far horizon
Descending to Rhino Point
Cloud Forest on Kilimanjaro
Cloud Forest on Kilimanjaro
Senecio
Senecio
The Barranco wall
On the South Circular path contouring round Kilimanjaro
The Barranco wall
Karranga Camp
Camp at 4000M in the Alpine Desert Zone
Karranga Camp
Summit
Watching the sunrise from the summit of Kilimanjaro
Summit
The Southern Icefields
The Icefields and Glaciers that used to be a prominent feature; now markedly diminished due to global warming
The Southern Icefields
Descending towards Stella Point
Descending towards Stella Point
Kilimanjaro Crater
A desolate moon-like landscape
Kilimanjaro Crater
Clouds cloaking Mawenzi
A stunning view of clouds cloaking the slopes of Mawenzi, a distant subsidiary peak
Clouds cloaking Mawenzi