The truth about the Baranco wall on Kilimanjaro

The truth about the Baranco wall is that 95% of this infamous place on Kilimanjaro is just slow walking. Yes There are a couple of scrambling sections on the lower and upper most part of the wall that require focus and good balance and core stability. You should not be afraid of this exciting and and special section of your Kilimanjaro climb.

Watch some footage from the Baranco wall.

I shot this video because there is so much crappy content and false information about climbing the Baranco wall. You do need to fit, strong and have good balance and core stability but the Baranco wall is very straight forward and really nothing to worry about.

The truth about the Baranco wall on Kilimanjaro

The truth about the Baranco wall on Kilimanjaro

There are some key elements to success climbing Kilimanjaro. The first one is come physically prepared so you are not under pressure when trying to hike up and down hills in a low oxygen environment. The second is pick the itinerary with more acclimatization. We recommend the Lemosho route over 8 days. There are a number of other factors to consider. READ MORE and then feel free to CONTACT US directly for further information.