Climbing Mount Kenya

Summits of the Mount Kenya

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Mt.Kenya Climbing-- Sirimon Route

CPKM 040 -5Days/4Nights:

Day 1.Nairobi-Nanyuki
Depart Nairobi or your safari lodge in the morning after breakfast arriving Nanyuki for lunch. The rest of the day is spent acclimatizing. Dinner and overnight at a selected Hotel.  

Day 2.Nanyuki-Old Moses Hut(3500m)
Depart Nanyuki for Sirimon Gate, after check in begin hiking for about 5hours through rain forest to old Moses mountain hut. Dinner and overnight at the hut.

Day 3.Old Moses-Shipton Hut(4200m)
Today climb 4200m at shipton hut, directly below point Lenana Peak, the climb provides some amazing vistas of snow-covered peaks. Dinner and overnight at Hut.(6-7hours).

Day 4.Shipton-Old Moses
Arise before dark and leave for the final climb to point Lenana at4985m (17058ft). After enjoying the incredible views and the success of reaching the top, descend back for Moses Camp, Dinner and overnight.

Day 5.Old Moses-Nairobi
After breakfast depart for Nairobi arriving in the afternoon. end of services. Daily Departures Min 2 Persons Inclusive:Ground transfers with pick up and drop off at Nairobi,park fees,english speaking mountain guides/porters,accomodation,meals. Exclusive: climbing equipments/gears,sleeping bags,drinks,expenses of personal nature.

Mt.Kenya Climb--Naro-Moru Route

CPKM 041:6Days/5Nights

Climbing Mount Kenya on Naro-Moru Route

Noru-Moru out Chogoria

Depart Nairobi in the morning after breakfast and drive towards Naro-moru arriving in time for lunch. Dinner and overnight in a selected Hotel/Hostel to start acclimatizing.


Day 2.Naro-moru- Met Station
After breakfast, drive to Noru-moru gate on a dirt road and begin hiking through rain forest to Met Station at an altitude of 10,000ft.Dinner and overnight.

Day 3.Met Station- Mackinders Hut
Depart Met station after breakfast and hike up to the Teleki Valley and to Mackinders Hut where there is a spectacular view of the main peaks. Walking time approximately 4-6 hours. Meals and overnight at Mackinders Hut.(14000ft).

Day 4.Mackinders Hut-Austrian Hut
Depart Mackinders Hut after breakfast ascending along a steep screw to Austrian Hut (4700m) 3 hours. Dinner and overnight at the Hut.

Day 5.Point Lenana-Chogoria
Depart at around 5:30 am and proceed through Lewis Glaciers to point Lenana (4985m) arriving at approximately 6:30am(1 hour). After sunrise Descend to Mintos Hut for full Breakfast. After breakfast descend along the famous Gorges Valley to Chogoria campsite. Dinner and overnight.

Day 6.Chogoria-Nairobi
Take breakfast, depart for Chogoria approx.30km.In bad weather 4WD drive vehicles are provided, climbers have to walk for some distance as vehicles may not reach the Bandas.From Chogoria you will drive to Nairobi arriving late afternoon.

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