4 Days Mount Kenya Climbing- Naro Moru Route

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It is the most popular route although not the most scenic. It is also the fastest route to point Lenana. Take this classic route up Mount Kenya though the notoriously treacherous vertical bog and into the wide Teleki Valley beneath the Tryndall, The Lewis Glacier. Though the summit can be reached in 4 days as per the below itinerary, we strongly recommend an overnight acclimatization at the base, Naromoru River Lodge. This can be arranged...
It is the most popular route although not the most scenic. It is also the fastest route to point Lenana. Take this classic route up Mount Kenya though the notoriously treacherous vertical bog and into the wide Teleki Valley beneath the Tryndall, The Lewis Glacier. Though the summit can be reached in 4 days as per the below itinerary, we strongly recommend an overnight acclimatization at the base, Naromoru River Lodge. This can be arranged for at an extra fee.
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Itinerary Details

Itinerary

Day 1: Nairobi/Sirimon/Judmier Camp (Old Moses Camp) 3-4 hrs, 9km, 860m ascent

Stop At: Nairobi, Nairobi
Leave Nairobi at 8 am to Nanyuki town for lunch, taking about 4 hours. Proceed to Sirimon Gate, 1 hr, 2440m. From the gate follow the track as it winds uphill though the forest which becomes heath land after about 3 hrs. About 3½ hours from the gate the track veers right to Judmier Camp
Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Judmier Camp

Day 2: Judmier Camp/Shipton Camp 6-7hrs, 14km, 900m ascent

Stop At: Sirimon Route, Sirimon Rte, Kenya
After breakfast, follow the track uphill, forking left at the junction. After one hour from Old Moses Camp, the track crosses Ontulili River. Go right contouring through the Moorland and crossing Liki North and continue uphill to Mackinders Valley from where there are panoramic views up the valley towards...
Itinerary

Day 1: Nairobi/Sirimon/Judmier Camp (Old Moses Camp) 3-4 hrs, 9km, 860m ascent

Stop At: Nairobi, Nairobi
Leave Nairobi at 8 am to Nanyuki town for lunch, taking about 4 hours. Proceed to Sirimon Gate, 1 hr, 2440m. From the gate follow the track as it winds uphill though the forest which becomes heath land after about 3 hrs. About 3½ hours from the gate the track veers right to Judmier Camp
Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Judmier Camp

Day 2: Judmier Camp/Shipton Camp 6-7hrs, 14km, 900m ascent

Stop At: Sirimon Route, Sirimon Rte, Kenya
After breakfast, follow the track uphill, forking left at the junction. After one hour from Old Moses Camp, the track crosses Ontulili River. Go right contouring through the Moorland and crossing Liki North and continue uphill to Mackinders Valley from where there are panoramic views up the valley towards the main peaks. Dinner and overnight at Shipton Camp
Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Shipton Camp

Day 3: Shipton Camp/Point Lenana/Judmaier Camp (Old Moses Camp) 9-10hrs, 21km

Stop At: Lenana, Nairobi, Kenya
Leave at 3am up a steep stony quarry that cuts through a cliff clearing visible part towards lower Hall Tarns arriving point Lenana at 6:30am, taking about 3hrs. After the sunrise, descend down to Shipton Camp, 2hrs, for breakfast and further, 4hrs, down to Old Moses Camp for dinner and overnight
Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Old Moses Camp

Day 4: Day 4: Judmaier Camp/Sirimon/Nairobi 2-3hrs, 9km

Stop At: Nairobi, Nairobi
After breakfast, walk down through the rainforest for 2 hours to connect with your transport vehicle back to Nairobi, B,L Tour cost: US$ 1020 per person
Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.

Important Details

Included
  • Treated water on the trek.
  • Transfer to and from the base of the mountain
  • 4x Lunch
  • On completion, successful climb Certificate
  • Accommodations in camps/huts as per the itinerary
  • Full board accommodation whilst on the trek.
  • 3x Dinner
  • Guarantee price/guarantee trek on confirmation
  • Accommodation included: 3 nights
  • 3x Breakfast
Not Included
  • Visas to Kenya
  • Laundry, tips, sleeping bags, drinks, accommodation before the trek and climbing gears
  • Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary
  • International flights
  • Items of personal nature
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up available from airbnb and private apartments

Airports

  • Jomo Kenyatta Intl Airport, Nairobi Kenya
  • Wilson Airport, Nairobi Kenya


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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Voucher Requirements

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.