Mt Kenya Climb through Chogoria route out Naro Moru Gate.Mt Kenya Climbing with overnight at Meru Mount Kenya lodge Bandas
Climbing Mount Kenya Chogoria route out Sirimon gate- This route offers you beauty Mt Kenya trekkingon Ascent up the Chogoria with view of the gorges and easy descend out on Naromoru route.
Distance: 91 km
THE MOST SCENIC SIDE IS CHOGORIA WHERE YOU START OFFERRING YOU ALL THE BEAUTY AND SCENERY AS YOU ASCEND
5 Days Chogoria Route Down Naro Moru route Distance: 75 km | Difficulty: Demanding | Start/Finish: Nairobi Summary Pack camping gear and supplies to strike out west up this long but spectacular approach through the deep chasm of gorge valley.
Chogoria/Mount Meru Bandas – 4hrs, 16km walk, 950m ascent
Pick up from your hotel in Nairobi at 7am to Chogoria town for an early lunch. After lunch, take a 4x4WD vehicle to the forest clearance, 16km from where the walk starts. You will walk for 16km through the forest along the dirt and sometimes very muddy road for 4hrs to reach Mount Meru Bandas at 2950m. Dinner and overnight at Mt. Meru Bandas.
Mount Meru Bandas – Road Head Camp, 3hrs, 9km, 350m ascent
After breakfast follow 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 Road Head Camp taking approximately 3-4hrs. Overnight at Road Head Camp at 3300m.
Road Head/Mintos Hut – 4 hrs, 12km
After breakfast follow 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 Hut, 4200m. Dinner and overnight at Mintos Hut.
Mintos/Point Lenana/Met Station – 11-12 hrs, 29km, 785m ascent/1985m descent
Leave shortly after midnight at 2am towards the main peaks and divide after an hour, above a flat green area at the head of the valley known as temple fields, arriving at point Lenana at 6:30am. After taking photographs, descend to Mackinders for breakfast and continue down to Met Station at 3000m for dinner and overnight rest.
Met Station/Naromoru/Nairobi – 3hrs, 9km, 400m descent
After breakfast, descend through the rainforest which is 9km to Naromoru Park Gate at 2,600m where you will connect with your transport back to Nairobi, arriving at approximately 3pm.
- Transport from Nairobi To Chgoria transit hotel by private Transport
- Accomodation at Transit Motel Double rooms B/B
- Complimentary at chogoria on first day
- Accomodation at Mt Kenya Bandas Single Beds , hot shower and Bon fire.
- 4 x4 transfer on Chogoria route
- 3 meals per day while trekking
- 5 days Mt. Kenya trek
- 4 nights accommodation while trekking
- Transport from Naro Moru gate to Nairobi by private Transport
- All government park fees
- English/German Speaking Chief Mountain Guide and one Assistant Guide(Group)
- English Speaking Porters and cooks
- Mt Kenya Certificate after successful summit challenge
Tents and Sleeping mats,Gloves, Sun glasses, Sleeping bag, Hats , Rain suits, Warm Jacket, Heavy boots, Scarf’s, Rain Trousers.
NB: We ensure clients get enough and plenty of well cooked food.
Typical menus include:
Breakfast – fruit, fruit juice, hot chocolate, coffee, tea, oats or muesli, egg, sausage, toast, margarine, honey and jam. Lunch – soup, chips, sandwiches, hot tea, coffee and chocolate, biscuits, pancakes with honey or jam, fruit.
A picnic lunch would have a salad, sandwiches with meat, jam or peanut butter, juice, fruit and biscuits and/or chocolate.
Supper – soup, cooked meat or vegetarian meal, fruit, variety of hot drinks.
Nairobi Kenya Airport transfers 20 USD 1-3 pax in a sloon car
Group and private prices available trasnport is (with 25-Seater buses and 9 ser tour Vans)
You can extend the climb with a safari either camping or lodge or beach holiday