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05.07.2019

This is a frequently asked question, as everyone has a favorite pair of comfortable runners, and they are often reluctant to switch to a more robust form of footwear. As a general rule, however, Embark strongly recommends choosing a mid to heavy weight water-proof hiking boot for this mountain, with...

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We’ve just learned that Tanzania has made an important move towards keeping Kilimanjaro’s majestic slopes clean- it has banned the...

05.15.2019 Read More

Chris Berlow teaching our porters and guides a little TKD – no big deal. You think they liked it? Make...

02.22.2019 Read More

Choosing the right daypack sounds simple enough. But the wrong pack can make a huge difference. Here’s what to look for...

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Watch a replay of our recent webinar on the Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu, with everything you need to know...

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One of the most common questions we hear is: Just how hard are the hikes my next trek? And we...

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Late last year, reporter Kirby Adams joined us for a climb on Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest point in Africa–alongside her...

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