- Angela Vorobeva
- 86, 267 year(s):day(s)
- Tanzania (Uhuru Peak, Kilimanjaro)
The oldest woman to climb Mount Kilimanjaro (5,895 m; 19,340 ft) is Angela Vorobeva (Russia, b. 4 February 1929), who reached the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania, aged 86 years 267 days, on 29 October 2015.
The group expedition of which Mrs Vorobeva was part departed from Londorossi Gate (2,360 m) on 23 October and reached Uhuru Peak (5,895 m) at midday on the seventh day (29 October) of the trek. On 30 October, the group descended to Mweka Gate (1,640 m).