Exclusively the DAV Summit Club offers a first ascent of a new tour over the northern ice field in fall 2009 ex-pedition to Mount Kilimanjaro. Special permission of the National Park Administration allows a powerful Steiger group the first ascent of a new route through the Northern Icefield to the roof of Africa, 5895 m expedition leader Thomas Lammle. Altitude physiologist and sports scientist has the rose is explored to the ice during a training event for local mountain guides. It is one of the last ways to reach the roof of Africa above glacial ice. Climate Scientists suspect a total meltdown of the Kibo ice cap up to the year 2020. The difficulties are an Alps mountaineering in the ice. From the edge of the ice in the ice crater wall of ice must be abseiled may have about ten meters high.
The climb to the glacier via the very rarely frequented, but scenic exceptionally sexy Umbwe route. Is to overcome the hardships of the rapid rise in the amount, to the Prior acclimation of the neighboring Mt. Meru climbed 4568 meters second highest mountain in Tanzania. The program is completed because of its unique flora and fauna as the eighth wonder of the world by a Safari in the Ngoron-goro crater,”called. The 15-day company is limited to twelve participants, will be held from 19 October to 02 November 2009 and costs with scheduled flights (Ethiopia airlines) from Frankfurt, VP, luggage transport, national park fees, comprehensive safety equipment (of the CERTEC bag up to the satellite telephone) and expedition lead by the Kilimanjaro specialists Thomas Lammle 4295,-registration/information, booking code TASOLE at the DAV Summit Club in Munich, Tel. 089/64240-117, or on the Internet: Christoph Thoma