ADVENTURE STORIES

6 Foot Track: An all Aussie Adventure Story by: Mark Henderson Follow Mark on Twitter @Mark_onthemoon Often, when we consider the word adventure, we think of far off places; places yet to be explored or discovered. Rarely, do we consider that we, in Australia, live in one of the most beautiful and unique places on the planet. […]

Six Foot Track Trek – A Real Aussie Adventure Story by: Mark Henderson Follow Mark on Twitter @Mark_onthemoon Peak Potential Adventures invites you to join us on a journey of discovery, as we trek through some of Australia’s most historic and beautiful landscapes on the Six Foot Track Trek. Departing monthly, the Six Foot Track Trek is one […]

Tracey Jordan - Overland Track

Overland Track Winter Trek Story by: Tracey Jordan One week after our adventure began I still cannot believe I did The Overland Track through The Tasmanian Central Highlands in winter.  When my friend Michael invited me to take on The Overland Track Winter Trek, also know as The “Tassie Tuff’”, I really had no idea what I […]

Luke Blundell-Pophfer spreading the ashes of his friend Scott on the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro

Mount Kilimanjaro – Luke Blundell-Pophfer’s Story Story by: Mark Henderson Follow Mark on Twitter @Mark_onthemoon “It is only in adventure that some people succeed in knowing themselves – in finding themselves” – French author and Nobel Prize winner, Andre Gide “When you get there, and see all the hustle and bustle, you know that you’re done. […]

Everest Base Camp - Age is no Excuse

Everest Base Camp at 84 years of age. Yes, it’s been done. Story by: Ainslee Dennis Today while patiently waiting to see an orthopedic surgeon, a fledgling Peak Potential ‘Adventuress’ dipped into the pile of magazines stacked on a side table.  The July 2013 edition of Prevention captured her attention with its claim to be […]

Kristen Forbes

Charity Adventure – One less thing on the bucket list. It’s midnight, it’s below zero degrees, and I’m about to trek for several hours towards the summit of Mt Kilimanjaro, the highest free standing mountain in the world for a charity adventure. Why? Why not! I’m on my way to the “Roof of Africa” for […]

Peak Potential Adventures - 2014 Kilimanjaro Summit

2014 Kilimanjaro summit 100% success. Kilimanjaro summit success, Peak Potential Adventures has done it again; with 100% of the 2014 Mt Kilimanjaro Charity Challenge team successfully standing on the summit of Mt Kilimanjaro at around 7.15am on the 17 October 2014. We are so proud of the whole team, not with just their effort with […]

It was mental strength, rather than physicality that Emma Harrison gained from scaling a mountain This is a wonderful story from Emma Harrison who was a team member on the inaugural 2013 Peak Potential Adventures Mt Kilimanjaro Charity Challenge in support of Make-A-Wish Australia. Feeling very unwell at 4,600m just as we were about to head off on summit night, […]

Kilimanjaro 2013 Summit Success

Kilimanjaro – 100% Summit Success After 8 hours of slow and strenuous climbing to the summit of Mt Kilimanjaro during the night, which is the highest free standing mountain in the world, we were totally ecstatic that all 17 members of the inaugural 2013 Peak Potential Adventures Mt Kilimanjaro Charity Challenge Team made the Uhuru summit […]