Like an enigma wrapped in a riddle wrapped in a burrito, the mysterious Mawenzi Peak is cloaked with clouds and looms to our left. We are told by Baracko that it was climbable at one time but now climbing it is prohibited. The rock spires are too fragile. Last year, some renegade climber tried to reach its peak but became trapped on a spire and had to be rescued by a helicopter. Now that sounds like fun. The helicopter part, that is.

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