4 days mt kenya Climbing sirimon down sirimon route

Day 1 – Old Moses Camp 4 days mt kenya Climbing sirimon down sirimon route

You leave Nairobi at 8.30am, transfe r to Sirimon Park Gate (2660m) the base of your Mt. Kenya trail. Here you meet with guides / porters and start your climb at 10am. After a 3-hour walk with lunch on the way, you will head to Old Moses Camp (3300m) on the edge of the mountainous forest where you will spend the night.

Day 2 – Shiptons Camp

You leave the camp at 8.30am and continue your hike through the moorland characterized by many varieties of senecia and lobelia to Shiptons Camp (4200m). 4 days mt kenya Climbing sirimon down sirimon route Lunch will be taken on the way. The 14km-hike takes about 6 hours. Overnight will be at Shiptons Camp just below the 3 majestic peaks - Batian, Nelion and Lenana.

Day 3- Peak Lenana

After an early morning breakfast at 4.00am, the trek leads via a steep scree to Simba Cole and on through rocky terrain to Point Lenana. After summit photos you will descend again to shipton camp for full break fast after a break you further descend to Old moses Campsite for dinner and overnight.

Day 4: Judmaier Camp/Sirimon/Nairobi 2-3hrs, 9km

After breakfast, walk down through the rainforest for 2 hours to connect with your transport vehicle back to Nairobi, 4 days mt kenya Climbing sirimon down sirimon route

4 days mt kenya Climbing sirimon down sirimon route

5 Days Mt Kenya Climbing: Sirimon-Chogoria Route



Day 1 : Nairobi/Nanyuki



Depart Nairobi in the morning at around 9/10am for Nanyuki arriving in time for lunch. The afternoon is spent in this area for acclimatization by walking along the equitor line. Dinner and overnight in a budget hotel.



Day 2 : Old Moses Camp



After breakfast, drive to Sirimon Park Gate. After check-in start hiking through the Rain Forest for 9 km (5/6 hours) to Old Moses camp (3300m). Dinner and overnight in the camp.

Day 3 : Old moses/Shipton Camp



Depart Old Moses Camp at 7:30 am via Mackinders Valley to Shipton Camp (4200m). The distance takes 8to9 hrs 15km. Dinner and overnight.

Day 4 : Shimpton/Point Lenana/ Chogoria



Early morning departure (3:00 am) to the summit, a walk that takes 3 hrs to point Lenana (4985m) arriving at 6:30 in the morning. After sunrise, descend to Mintos Hut for full breakfast and later proceed down through the Gorges valley to Chogoria Bandas and campsite. Dinner and overnight.

Day 5 : Chogoria/Nairobi



After breakfast, set on morning journey to Chogoria village(32km) if you don’t want you can take a jeep you pay direct or you cost share in a group. Then after Chogoria the transport is provided back to Nairobi, arriving late afternoon.

Price includes:



-All park entry fees
-Transportation from and back to Nairobi
-Services of a trained guide and porters
– All camping equipments
– Three meals per day breakfast, lunch and dinner

Not included:



– Climbing equipments
– Sleeping bags
– snacks
– Other expenses of personal nature such laundry, beverages, bottled water, tips etc.