Category: DRC

I never hit the trail without my High Lift Jack. From $148.43 on Amazon
A Shurflow strainer is a must on any drinking water pump. From $8.99 on Amazon
At times the dirt road is in really good condition 3

Across The DRC Day 2

In the morning we are up and moving before the heat of the day, and before our curious neighbors can return to resume their endless staring. Immediately the “highway” picks up where it left...

The swarm of kids around the Jeep when I arrived at the more major road 3

Across The DRC Day 1

From the second we move away the border, the road is barely a road. It’s really more of a walking / motorbike track. The track is so overgrown I am scraping through brush on...

The welcoming party 0

Into The DRC

Mercifully the heat and humidity drop overnight, and so I sleep soundly, happy to be less than ten yards from a Policeman. In the morning I share around sugary tea before bidding farewell and...

For cooking I'm using a MSR Base 2-pot set. Its light and packs up small. From $click on Amazon