6 Days 5 nights Mount Kenya Climbing
NARO MORU – CHOGORIA ROUTE
Day 1: Nairobi/Mt Kenya
Depart Nairobi in the morning arriving Naromoru mount Kenya region in time for lunch. After lunch you proceed to Mount Kenya Youth Hostel for dinner and overnightDay 2. Met Station :
After breakfast, proceed to Naromoru Park Gate (mount Kenya) and start hiking to Met Station (3300m). The hiking takes about 3 hrs. Dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Mackinders Camp :
Depart Met Station mount Kenya after breakfast and proceed to Teleki Valley arriving Mackinders Camp (4300m) early evening. Picnic lunch enroute. Dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Austrian Camp
Depart at 10:00 am after breakfast ascending along a steep screw to Austrian Hut mount Kenya (4700m). Covering this distance takes about 3 hrs. Dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Point Lenana-Chogoria
Departing at 5:30 am, proceed through Lewis Glacier to Point Lenana mount Kenya (4985m) arriving approx. 6:30 am in the morning. After the sunrise, descend down to Mintos Hut for full breakfast. Later descend along the famous Gorges Valley to Chogoria campsite. Dinner and overnight.
Day 6. Chogoria- Nairobi
After breakfast, set on morning journey to chogoria mount Kenya region (32km).4WD vehicles are provided but during the bad weather, climbers have to walk some distance as vehicles may not reach the bandas. From Chogoria transport is provided back to Nairobi, arriving late afternoon