Kilimanjaro: Tucker & Team Safely Back to 10,000’ Camp

Posted by: Mark Tucker | July 29, 2012
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Kilimanjaro
Elevation: 10,000'

Mark Tucker checking in from Tanzania here at our last camp on this trip of Kilimanjaro.  We are all down safe and sound; good spirits and good health.  What a day! Beautiful summit, chilly and windy.  Hopefully you got that message from the top. We pushed our way down to 10,000’, so a 9,000’ descent. Everybody’s feeling it. Ready to go to sleep. A great meal.  Looking forward to getting up pretty early and getting out of here. Have a nice celebration and take care of our fabulous local staff that has been providing us with this great service. I’d love to think we could do it without them but we’d be here for a couple of months. Everybody back home, all your friends and family are in great shape. Everybody did a fantastic job of doing what they could on the mountain. We’ll check in after a good night’s rest.

RMI Guide Mark Tucker


RMI Guide Mark Tucker checks in from Mweka Camp.

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May God grant all safe returns I was looking for the yellow ducks Rob, Jodie,Ashlyn & Erick did they not go with this time? Love You Rob & family
                      Mom &dad;

Posted by: mom & dad on 7/30/2012 at 5:49 am

Hello,Milbraths,Eric,and Dennis
You did it. Congratulations! Another thing you can check off your bucket list. Hearing about the weather sounds like you needed your puffer jackets.:)Enjoy the rest of your vacation. See you soon. Love Brandie

Posted by: Brandie on 7/30/2012 at 5:47 am

Congratulations to everyone and love and kisses to Bob, Jodie, and Ashlyn.  Never a doubt you would do it and that God would be with you in discovering his great creations.  Carley is back from fair and tired but having fun!!  See you soon

Posted by: Kim on 7/30/2012 at 4:55 am

Dennis, Eric, Milbraths and all the Tucker Team,
Congratulations!  What a marvelous feeling it must be to accomplish that goal that you’ve worked so hard for.  Thanking God for getting you up there and believing He will bring you down safely too.  Enjoy your success and the rest of your days in Africa.  Love, Kim, Sarah & Danny

Posted by: Kim Mulherin on 7/29/2012 at 8:40 pm

Mitch/Dad and Dion: Congrats! We KNEW you would make it! To God, our magnificant Creator, be thanks! Can’t wait for the live reports.  Much love, Connie, Kirby & Mac, Blaire, Scott

Posted by: Connie Barnhart on 7/29/2012 at 5:05 pm

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