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5 Days Mt.Kenya Trek - Sirimon Route

Destination
Mount Kenya Mountain Trekking
Country : Kenya
Duration
5 days 4 nights

Mount Kenya

5 Days on Mount Kenya Trek -Sirimon Route

Mount Kenya Traverse, Climbing Mt Kenya, Mt Kenya Hiking, Mt Kenya Trekking, Mt Kenya Walking Tours, Mt tracking. At this high elevation, the scenery of forest moorland and glaciers is spectacular. As you trek you will meet with colobus monkey, elephant or buffalo. This walk takes you up the mountain via the Sirimon route with unforgettable scenes of the diverse vegetation. You will also touch ice and snow on the equator!

Day 1:Nairobi - Nanyuki

In the morning we leave Nairobi driving north accompanied by our mountain guide. After a drive of two and half-hours we arrive in Nanyuki where we spend the night in one of the lodges at the foot of Mt. Kenya.

Day 2: Sirimon track

A short drive in the morning will take us to the Sirimon track. We start our trek. We walk to Old Moses Camp (5 hours walk). Overnight at old Moses Camp (3,400m).

Day 3: Mackinders Valley - Shipton's Camp

Our hike takes us via Mackinder's Valley to Shipton's Camp (5 hours walk). Night at Shipton's Camp (4,200m).

Day 4: Shipton's Camp - Point Lenana- Summit

Early in the morning we climb Point Lenana (4,985m). On a very clear day we should be able to see Mt.Kilimanjaro in the south. From the top, we walk down to the Meteorological Station (6-7 hours walk). Night at the bandas at the Met. Station.

Day 5: Met. Station – Nairobi

                      

After a morning walk we catch the bus/taxi back to Nairobi where we arrive late afternoon.

Mountain Trekking

Mount Kenya Traverse, Climbing Mt Kenya, Mt Kenya Hiking, Mt Kenya Trekking, Mt Kenya Walking Tours

5 Days on Mt Kenya

At this high elevation, the scenery of forest moorland and glaciers is spectacular. As you trek you will meet with colobus monkey, elephant or buffalo. This walk takes you up the mountain via the Sirimon route with unforgettable scenes of the diverse vegetation. You will also touch ice and snow on the equator!

Day 1: Nanyuki

In the morning we leave Nairobi driving north accompanied by our mountain guide. After a drive of two and half-hours we arrive in Nanyuki where we spend the night in one of the lodges at the foot of Mt. Kenya.

Day 2: Sirimon track

A short drive in the morning will take us to the Sirimon track. We start our trek. We walk to Old Moses Camp (5 hours walk). Overnight at old Moses Camp (3,400m).

Day 3: Mackinders Valley - Shipton's Camp

Our hike takes us via Mackinder's Valley to Shipton's Camp (5 hours walk). Night at Shipton's Camp (4,200m).

Day 4: Shipton's Camp - Point Lenana- Summit

Early in the morning we climb Point Lenana (4,985m). On a very clear day we should be able to see Mt.Kilimanjaro in the south. From the top, we walk down to the Meteorological Station (6-7 hours walk). Night at the bandas at the Met. Station.

Day 5: Met. Station – Nairobi

                      

After a morning walk we catch the bus/taxi back to Nairobi where we arrive late afternoon.