In January, 2011, Kyle Henning began his human-powered, solo expedition from the lowest point on the African continent to the highest. Starting at the shore of Lake Assal, Djibouti (155m below sea level), he bicycled 2,980km through four countries to the base of Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania and trekked to the summit of Uhuru Peak (5,892m above sea level) on March 26, 2011.
Kyle in Lake Assal, Djbouti
Sunday, January 23, 2011
"The route from Lac Assal, Djibouti to Dire Dawa, Ethiopia. The yellow
dot is where I started, and the blue dots are where I've slept each