A Walk Above the Clouds

Kilimanjaro by the Machame Route

Jerry Fine is an Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Terre Haute, Indiana. (More importantly, he is the recently appointed and completely unofficial Associate Dean of Mountaineering at Rose-Hulman.) Dr. Fine's faithful associate, Lee Waite, teaches Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering at this same flat-land institute.

You can read the amazing and mostly true stories of these two adventurers by clicking on the links below.

Day 1
Day 2
Day 3
Day 4
Day 5 - summit day
Day 6

For another mountain climbing adventure try our site describing the 1995 ascent of the Mexican volcano Ixtacihuatl

Kilimanjaro for Hope: a film  by Holly Stadtler http://www.kilimanjaroforhope.com/

If you have comments or suggestions, email me at lee.waite@rose-hulman.edu

This page created with Netscape Navigator Gold in October 1997
last updated November3, 1997

Copyright 1997 by Lee Waite and Jerry Fine
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