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5 Days Mt. Kenya – Up Naro Moru Down Naro Moru

DAY 1 NAIROBI/NARO MORU
After breakfast, depart Nairobi for Naro Moru town where you will spend the night at the Youth Hostel after sorting out and organising any gear you may require to hike up the mountain, which also serves as an acclimatization process as Naro Moru is roughly 2,000m above sea level.

 

 

DAY 2 NARO MORU/MET STATION
Drive to the Naro Moru Park Gate and hike a distance of 9 km in an average hiking time of 4 hours. Rest of the day at leisure continuing with the gradual process of acclimatization. Dinner and overnight at the hut which is 3,000m above sea level.

 

 

DAY 3 MET STATION/MACKINDERS
After breakfast, hike up the Teleki valley to Mackinder’s camp where there is a spectacular view of the main peaks. The walking time will be five hours approximately. Meals and overnight at the hut, the altitude here is 4,200m.

 

 

 

DAY 4 MACKINDERS/PT LENANA/MACKINDERS
You will wake up to a pre-down attempt of Point Lenana. An early start ensures a successful summit bid and weather permitting, for a clear view of the majestic summit scenery. Pt Lenana stands at 4,985m above sea level. Descend to Mackinders camp for dinner and overnight at the hut, having conquered Mt. Kenya .

 

 

 

DAY 5 MACKINDERS/NAIROBI VIA NARO MORU
After breakfast, descend down to Met Station and on to the park gate in 3 to 4 hours time. Drive to Naro Moru town for lunch then return to Nairobi arriving in the afternoon.

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5days Mt Kenya Up Sirimoni Down Chogori

DAY 1 NAIROBI/NANYUKI
Depart Nairobi at 9.30 a.m. Lunch in Nanyuki. Organise gear for the trek and begin the acclimatization process as the town is at the foothills of Mt Kenya , at an attitude of 1,950m Dinner and overnight at a budget hotel.

 

 

DAY 2 NANYUKI/OLD MOSES
After breakfast, drive to the Sirimon Park Gate, 2,660m above sea level. Begin your 3 hour hike to Old Moses hut in an average hiking time of 3 hours. Dinner and overnight at the hut.

 

 

DAY 3 OLD MOSES /SHIPTONS
After breakfast, hike to Shiptons in an average hiking time of 5 to 7 hours, which depends directly on one’s level of physical fitness. Lunch will be taken enroute. The altitude here is 4,200m above sea level; dinner and overnight at the hut.

 

 

DAY 4 SHIPTONS/PT LENANA/MERU MT. KENYA
You will wake up to a pre-down attempt of Point Lenana, altitude 4,985m. After your photography and viewing session descend to Minto’s Hut on the Chogoria trail for a full breakfast then down to Meru Mt Kenya for dinner and overnight in tents. (At extra cost, you may upgrade your accommodation and spend the night at the Meru Mt Kenya Bandas, subject to availability)

 

 

 

DAY 5 MERU MT. KENYA/NAIROBI
After breakfast descend to Chogoria town, which is a 32km walk. (Halfway done, you may take transport for 16 km to the town at extra cost). Lunch in Chogoria then depart for Nairobi .

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5 Days Mt. Kenya Up Sirimon Down Sirimon

 

DAY 1 NAIROBI/NANYUKI
9.00 Am. Pick from your Nairobi hotel. 9.30 a.m. Depart for Nanyuki town, arriving in time for lunch. The afternoon will be spent acclimatizing and organising any gear you may require for the trek. Dinner and overnight at a budget hotel

DAY 2 NANYUKI/OLD MOSES

After breakfast, drive to the Sirimon Park Gate where you will begin your hike to Old Moses Hut for your first overnight on Mt Kenya , lunch enroute. The hike takes about 3 hours, by passing tropical rain forest and bamboo vegetation sections. The altitude here is 3,300m. Dinner and overnight at the hut.

DAY 3 OLD MOSES/SHIPTONS

After breakfast, hike to Shiptons which is at 4,200m above sea level. You stop for a picnic lunch half way through the hike. Dinner and overnight at the hut. Walking time is 5 to 7 hours depending on your individual fitness level.

DAY 4 SHIPTONS/PT LENANA/SHIPTONS

A pre-down attempt of Pt. Lenana. This early start is intended to give you enough time to read Pt Lenana when the sun is rising and in clear weather gives you a clear view of the majestic scenery. After photography and viewing descend to Shiptons for overnight, meals enroute.


DAY 5 SHIPTONS/NAIROBI

After breakfast, descend leisurely to the road head then on to Nanyuki town where you have lunch then catch your transport to Nairobi arriving in the evening.

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Sirimoni Trek 5 Days

DAY 01: NAIROBI – SIRIMON GATE (LD)
Morning departure and drive north of Nairobi through the central highlands to the Mt. Kenya region a picnic lunch will be served enroute to the park gate from where you will trek to In the afternoon we are driven to the Sirimon Gate and then to roadhead at 11000ft. An easy walk in the afternoon to help acclimatization. Overnight Judmaier Camp (11,000 ft.) in high altitude mountain tents.

 

DAY 02: SIRIMON – LIKI VALLEY (BLD)
Ascend the Sirimon Track to Liki North Valley and camp overnight in this beautiful little valley below the subsidiary peaks of Tereri and Sendeyo, two ancient parasitic vents of the main peaks (13,000 ft.)

 

DAY 03: LIKI VALLEY – MACKINDER VALLEY (BLD)
Climb out of the North Valley and into the MacKinder Valley , one of the broadest valleys on the mountain, with many giant groundsels. Overnight Shiptons Camp at the head of the MacKinder Valley , just below the main peaks of Batian and Nelion, (14,000 ft.)

 

DAY 04: MACKINDER VALLEY – TELEKI VALLEY (BLD)
Alpine ascent of the third highest peak, Pt. Lenana (16,355 ft.) On route up the north face little used by tourists. Four hours of stiff walking to the summit. Then descend to Teleki Valley on the opposite side of the main peaks, to MacKinders Camp for a good night’s rest (13,900 ft.)

 

DAY 05: MACKINDERS – NAIROBI (BL)
Descend to the Met. Station (road-head) on the Naro Moru Track and then proceed down the mountain to the park gate from where your will be transferred to Nairobi after a lunch stop.

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Naro Moru Trek 5 Days


DAY 1: NAIROBI NARO MORU

Morning departure and drive north of Nairobi through the central highlands to the Mt. Kenya region a picnic lunch will be served enroute to the park gate from where you will trek to the met station where you will spend the night in comfortable log cabins. A good day for acclimatization for you will be sleeping at an altitude of 10,000 ft.

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DAY 2: MET STATION – MACKINDERS CAMP (BLD)

Hike up into the Teleki Valley to MacKinders Camp where there is a spectacular view of the main peaks. Walking time approximately 4-6 hours. Overnight Teleki Valley (14,000 ft.)

DAY 3: MACKINDERS CAMP – POINT LENANA (BLD)

Wake up for a pre-dawn attempt of point Lenana. An early start ensures a successful summit bid and weather permitting, for a clear view of majestic summit scenery. Pt Lenana stands at 4985m above ea level. Descend to Mackinders camp for dinner and overnight at the hut, having conquered Mount Kenya .

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DAY 4: MACKINDERS – NAIROBI (BL)
After breakfast, descend down to Met Station and on to the park gate in 3 – 4 hrs time. Drive to Naro Moru town for lunch then return to Nairobi arriving in the afternoon

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