ABOUT TREK

Starting From $600

Group: 15 or less persons

Difficulty: Moderate

Chogoria route is also said to be the most Scenic route up Mt. Kenya. This route exposes you to several attractions in Mount Kenya such as Nithi falls, Mugi Hills, Lake Michelson and Lake Ellis which you may have time to visit if you are taking the long trek so come with us and create indelible memories.

Route Map

DAY 1

 Nairobi/Road head Camp

Meet in Nairobi at Bata Hilton at 5:50 Am; depart for Chogoria at exactly 6:00 Am. Arrive in Chogoria town for an early lunch. After lunch, take a transfer vehicle to the forest clearance, 16km from where the walk starts. You will walk for 16km through the forest for about 5hrs to reach Road Head Camp.

Dinner and overnight at Road Head Camp

Accommodation Plan: Camping

Meal Plan: Lunch& Dinner

DAY 2

Road Head Camp/Mintos, 3hrs, 9km, 350m ascent

After breakfast follows 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 taking approximately 3-5hrs. We spend the night at Mintos

 

Accommodation Plan: Camping

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch& Dinner

DAY 3

 Mintos/ Shiptons – 4 hrs, 13km

After breakfast follows 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 Shiptons Camp. Dinner and spend the night at Shiptons Camp

 

Accommodation Plan: Room Accommodation

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch& Dinner

DAY 4

 Shiptons/Point Lenana/Old Moses/Nairobi – 11-12 hrs, 29km, 1985m descent

Leave shortly after midnight at 2 am towards the main peaks, after an hour above a flat green area at the head of the valley known as temple fields we start our push up to the 3rd highest point in Kenya, arriving at point Lenana at 6:30am if we lucky we watch the spectacle of the sun piercing planet earth, a mother of all sunrises. After taking photographs, descend to Shiptons for breakfast and continue down to Old Moses Camp for Lunch 

After Lunch, descend through the rainforest which is 9km to Sirimon Park Gate at 2,600m where you will connect with our transport back to Nairobi, arriving at approximately 3 pm.

Meal Plan: Breakfast & Lunch

THIS TRIP EXCLUDES

THIS TRIP INCLUDES

Breakfast on the first day

Full coverage of the Climb with professional photography and a video to be sent after the trip

Dinner on the last day of the trek

Transfer to and from the base of the mountain

Tips, laundry, sleeping bags and drinks

Full board accommodation whilst on the trek.

Accommodation before/after the trek

Accommodations in camps/huts as per the itinerary

Training cost and purchase of mountain gear.

All park entrance fees to include government taxes

Items of personal nature

Services of a professional guide, porters and skilled cook

Tips, laundry, sleeping bags and drinks

Drinking-Water I Litre a day

Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary

Start and finish Nairobi

THIS TRIP EXCLUDES

Breakfast on the first day

Dinner on the last day of the trek

Tips, laundry, sleeping bags and drinks

Accommodation before/after the trek

Training cost and purchase of mountain gear.

Items of personal nature

Tips, laundry, sleeping bags and drinks

Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary

THIS TRIP INCLUDES

Full coverage of the Climb with professional photography and a video to be sent after the trip

Transfer to and from the base of the mountain

Full board accommodation whilst on the trek.

Accommodations in camps/huts as per the itinerary

All park entrance fees to include government taxes

Services of a professional guide, porters and skilled cook

Drinking-Water I Litre a day

Start and finish Nairobi

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