3 days mount kenya climbing sirimon down sirimon route



Day 1: Nairobi - Nanyuki - Old Moses Camp

Depart Nairobi at seven o'clock and drive to Nanyuki town arriving in time for lunch. As you have lunch the cook will be shopping for your food for the next four days. After lunch proceed to Sirimon park gate and after formalities start

trekking a mount kenya peak view from old moses camp old moses camp 3300 meters a.s.l, following the track as it winds uphill though the forest which becomes heather land after about three hours arriving Oldmoses Camp for dinner and overnight. 2650 - 3300m, 3-4 hours hiking time, 9km, 750m ascent

Day 2: Old Moses - Shipton Camp Todays hike will take about six to seven hours crossing Liki and Mackinders valleys, there is a great view of Tereri and Sendeo peaks. And also a great view of Nanyuki town and beautiful terrain. Shipton's camp has also an excellent setting with the north faces of Nelion peak and Batian peak visible from the camp. 3300m - 4200m, 6-7 hours, 14km, 900m ascent

Day 3: Shipton - Point Lenana –Sirimon Gate

Wake up very early at 2:30am and have a light breakfast; coffee or tea with some bicuits, depart from camp with the aim of summiting point lenana. Hike up a steep stony quarry that cuts through a cliff clearing visible part towards lower Hall Tarns arriving point Lenana 4985meters above sea level at 6:30am, the hike takes about three hours. At the summit take photos of sunrise, descend down to Shipton Camp for your full breakfast and further down to to sirimon gate and take your vehicle back to Nairobi or the next destination. The descent walk takes about 8hours.

Price 520 Ussd Per person