Mount Kenya climbing 7 Days In Sirimon out Naro Moru
Mount Kenya climbing 7 Days In Sirimon Naro Moru route
Depart Nairobi in the morning for transfer to Nanyuki the base of Mt Kenya. On arrival at have your lunch and rest for about two hours, then in the evening take an optional guided short walk to the equitor and back to the hotel. Dinner and overnight at Simbas lodge .
The morning is spent sorting and organizing personal equipment for the mountain trek. After lunch we drive to Sirimon Gate and then to the road ahead at 11,000 ft. Have an easy walk in the afternoon to help in acclimatization. Dinner and overnight Judmaier camp
After breakfast we ascend the Sirimon Track to Liki North Valley and spend the night camped in this beautiful little valley below subsidiary peaks of Teleki and Sendeyo, two ancient parasitic vents of the main peaks. Dinner and overnight stay in Liki North Valley, 13,000 ft.
Climb out of the North Valley and in to the Mackinder’s valley, on the broadest valleys of Mt. Kenya. We camp at the head of the Mackinder’s valley camp, just below the main peaks of Batian and Nelion. 14,000ft. Diner and overnight at Mackinders Camp.
Make an alpine ascend of the third highest peak, point Lenana (16,355 ft). This route up the north face is little used by tourists. Four hours of stiff walking to the summit. Descend to the Teleki Valley on the opposite side of the main peaks, to Mackinders Camp. Diner and overnight Teleki Valley (13,000 ft.
Descend to the Met. Station (Road head) on the Naro Moru Track and then back to the hotel for meals and overnight
After breakfast, leisurely drive back to Nairobi, arriving in the afternoon.
Transport from Nairobi, to as high as possible on the mountain and return to Nairobi.
- Quality fresh food but with some prepared (client to advise any particular likes / dislikes or dietary considerations).
- Porters for all food and tentage, plus up to 15kg. of the clients personal equipment.
- All tents, sleeping mats, eating and cooking utensils etc.
- Services of the guide
- Park entrance and camping fees.
EXCLUSIVES: All gear and equipment; i.e. Helmet and harness, 2 x 9mm ropes, we use double rope system, Slings, karabinas and other protection devices. First and last night accommodation in Nairobi, Tips to porters and guide, Foot wear and sleeping bag.