Day 1 : Nairobi to NaroMoru
Leave Nairobi in the morning and head to Naro Moru the base camp at the
Mt. Kenya Youth Hostel. After lunch we will debrief and check the
mountain gear. Then we will have free time and relax at the Youth Hostel
Camp site where we will have dinner and stay overnight.
Day 2 : Old Moses
After an early breakfast we will drive for 1 1/2 hours to Sirimon Gate.
You will check in here and start walking 3-4 hours for 9 km to Judmaier
Camp at 3,350 m. You will have dinner and stay overnight.
Day 3 : Judmaier to Shipton's Camp
After breakfast you will begin your hike and proceed on crossing Ontulilli
stream several times. You will continue straight to Liki North stream
coming to the top ridge and down to Mackinder's Valley and then finally to
Ship ton's Camp at 4,200 m where we will have dinner and stay overnight.
Day 4 : Shipton's to Austrian Hut
After breakfast start ascending through the Simba Col, a steep ridge that
takes about one hour to climb via Simba Tarn. We will have amazing views
as we approach Delamere Peaks and hike down to Austrian Hut at 4,790 m
where we will have dinner and stay overnight.
Day 5 : Point Lenana
Leave at 5:00 am and start ascending across Lewis Glacier to arrive at
Point Lenana around 6.30 am for the sunrise. After enjoying the
spectacular views proceed down to Mackinders Camp for breakfast and then
descend to the Met Station for dinner and overnight.
Day 6: Met Station to Nairobi
Depart at 7:30 am and walk for 9 km through the tropical rain forest to
Naro Moru gate where will get picked up by a 4 WD and then return back to