6 DAYS MOUNT KENYA CLIMBING CHOGORIA ROUTE DOWN SIRIMON ROUTE - 6 Days

6 days mount kenya climbing chogoria route down sirimon route

6 days mount kenya climbing chogoria route down sirimon route mount kenya climbing sirimon chogoria route 6 days 75 km | Difficulty: Demanding | Start/Finish: Nairobi Summary Pack camping gear and supplies to strike out west up this long but spectacular approach through the deep chasm of gorge valley.

Mt Kenya hike 6 days Chogoria – Sirimon. TheChogoria route is our recommended and arguably the most magnificent ascent route to the summit area. It is the driest route up the mountain and the walk beside the Gorges Valley truly spectacular.

Day 1
Chogoria/Mount Meru Bandas

mount kenya climbing sirimon chogoria route 6 days ascent Pick up from your hotel in Nairobi at 7am to Chogoria town for an early lunch. After lunch, take a 4x4WD vehicle to the forest clearance, 16km from where the walk starts. You will walk for 16km through the forest along the dirt and sometimes very muddy road for 4hrs to reach Mount Meru Bandas at 2950m. Dinner and overnight at Mt. Meru Bandas

Day 2
Mount Meru Bandas - Road Head Camp, ascent

After breakfast follow the track through giant heather and forest up to Chogoria road head from where the path drops to cross a stream then follows the broad ridge to the east of the gorges valley to reach Road Head Camp taking approximately 3-4hrs. 6 days mount kenya climbing chogoria route down sirimon route Overnight at Road Head Camp at 3300m.

Day 3
Road Head/ Mintos Hut

After breakfast follow the track through giant heather and forest up to Chogoria road head from where the path drops to cross a stream then follows the broad ridge to the east of the gorges valley to reach Mintos Hut, 4200m. Dinner and overnight at Mintos Hut.

Day 4
Mintos/ Point Lenana/Mackinders Camp 1985m descent : 6 days mount kenya climbing chogoria route down sirimon route

Leave shortly after midnight at 2am towards the main peaks and divide after an hour, above a flat green area at the head of the valley known as temple fields, arriving at point Lenana at 6:30am. After taking photographs, descend to Mackinders for breakfast and overnight

Day 5
Mackinders Camp Met Station

After breakfast, descend further to met station via a boggy moorland Lunch enrooted on the way , 6 days mount kenya climbing chogoria route down sirimon route dinner and overnight at met station

Day 6
Met /Naromoru/Nairobi - 3hrs, 9km, 400m

through the rainforest which is 9km to Naromoru Park Gate at 2,600m where you will connect with your transport back to Nairobi, arriving at approximately 3pm. mount kenya climbing sirimon chogoria route 6 days

includes

  • Guarantee price/guarantee trek on confirmation
  • Transfer to and from the base of the mountain
  • Full board accommodation whilst on the trek.
  • Meal plan as detailed: B=Breakfast, L=Lunch and D=Dinner
  • Accommodations in camps/huts as per the itinerary
  • All park entrance fees to include government taxes
  • Service of an English speaking professional guide, porters and skilled cook
  • Treated water on the trek.
  • On completion, successful climb Certificate
  • Start and finish Nairobi

excludes

  • Laundry, sleeping bags, beverages/Drinks, accommodation before the trek and climbing gears
  • International flights
  • Visas to Kenya
  • Items of personal nature
  • Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary

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6 DAYS MOUNT KENYA CLIMBING CHOGORIA ROUTE DOWN SIRIMON ROUTE
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