Kilimanjaro: Grom & Team Visit the Ngorongoro Crater

Posted by: Casey Grom | September 26, 2012
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Kilimanjaro

Today we visited the famous Ngorongoro Crater. It’s a 1.2 million year-old caldera full of wildlife trapped by the steep outer walls.

We saw more than our share of lions today! So close that the lions were literally under our vehicles. It was moderately hot and the lions cooled themselves in the shade of our cars. We also visited a working Masai village and were amazed at their simple yet hard life that they live.

The whole team had a wonderful day and are looking forward to even more safari tomorrow.

RMI Guide Casey Grom and crew

Lunch along the watering hole in the center of the Ngorongoro Crater. A group of Masai women near the Ngorongoro Crater.

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What an amazing adventure. Take lots of pictures.  Love & hugs to the Mountains.

Posted by: Juli on 9/27/2012 at 5:02 am

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