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Speaker: Wilfred Moshi

Thursday, April 12, 7pm at the Smalltown Space


Tales of Mount Everest, the world’s highest summit, and Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest point in Africa, are coming to Smalltown Society! 

World-class climber and guide Wilfred Moshi will share his experiences, insights and pictures from both adventures. Moshi became the first Tanzanian and the third African to summit Mount Everest in 2012. He’s also the founder, owner and chief guide of Kili Treks Tanzania, which leads multiple groups to the 19,341-foot top of Africa each year. 

The event is free, and those who want to learn more about Tanzania and what it takes to climb Kilimanjaro are invited to attend this rare opportunity. For more information, visit Wilfred’s website:



Wilfred Moshi is the senior guide and owner of Kili Treks Tanzania. Being the first and only Tanzanian to summit Mt Everest, Wilfred has the highest personal credentials to ensure clients have a safe and rewarding Kilimanjaro climb. He has 20 years of experience on Mt Kilimanjaro, and he has climbed the mountain more than 100 times, which makes him uniquely qualified to advise clients of the most suitable route for their group to safely reach the summit.


Wilfred is a local Moshi, Tanzania resident and is a member of the Chagga Tribe. He is committed to the care and protection of the local Kilimanjaro area and ensures that his team follows eco-friendly Leave No Trace practices. Kili Treks Tanzania is a qualified Partner company with Kilimanjaro Porters Assistance Project and International Mountain Explorers Connection partner for responsible travel, where the personal needs of the climbing group are their first and main priority.


Join mountain guide Wilfred Moshi to learn how you can climb the highest mountain in Africa. Mt Kilimanjaro is one of the world’s Seven Summit challenges, and it is spectacular in every sense. It is a memorable climb and a rewarding outdoor adventure in a beautiful and unique African setting




Every Thursday night Smalltown Society opens the door to “THE SPACE”.



Free Wi-Fi. Bring some food, drink, a project you’re working on, a book your reading, or a thought to share. 

Anyone is welcome. Come Join the Song…

Earlier Event: April 7
The Power of Words - Class Two
Later Event: April 19
The Lab