Category: Guinea

For cooking I'm using a MSR Base 2-pot set. Its light and packs up small. From $click on Amazon
I have an all-steel Tuffy Security Console to keep my stuff safe. From $520 on Amazon
Sunset at my campsite in Southern Mali

Into Mali

I arrive at the major border from Guinea to Mali around midday, and of course all the officials are somewhere else, taking their lunch break. I am inside the immigration building in Guinea when...

My route through Guinea - it's been a blast! 5

Gone Guinea

For my last couple of days in Guinea I slowly wind my way East, stopping in little towns and finding still more waterfalls. I arrive at one to find another massive hydro-station, being guarded...

Camping in a village is always a great experience, but means zero piece and quiet 9

More Exploring Guinea

While hiking through a rice field at the base of a small mountain overlooking a nearby town a local man spots a snake. It turns out to be a cobra, a bite from which...

The mountains are endless 1

Exploring Guinea

I finally tear myself away from the amazing hiking in Doucki, and continue to wind through the mountains. As hard as I try, I can’t find a river crossing with a ferry – even...

For cooking I'm using a MSR Base 2-pot set. Its light and packs up small. From $click on Amazon
I have a GSI Outdoors Bugboo frying pan. The handle folds to keep it small. From $32.95 on Amazon