4 Days Mt Kenya Trekking Up Sirimon- Down Sirimon

Day 1: Nairobi/Sirimon/Judmaier Camp (Old Moses Camp) 3-4 hrs, 9km, 860m ascent
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 3 hours from the gate the track veers right to Judmaier Camp, 3300m for dinner and overnight.

Day 2: Judmaier Camp/Shipton Camp 6-7hrs, 14km, 900m ascent
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, 4200m,

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

Day 4: Judamaier Camp/Sirimon/Nairobi 2-3hrs, 9km
After breakfast, walk down through the rainforest for 2 hours to connect with your transport vehicle back to Nairobi arriving late afternoon  for  your  overnight  stay/ get  transferred  to Airport  for  flight  as per  your  schedule.

Tour price includes:

  • Arrival & Departure transfer from the airport, Full briefing & Gear Check
    • All meals while on climb (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
    • All park and camping fees
    • Guides’ and porters’ salaries
    • English speaking, Professional guide

 Not Included:

  • Sleeping bags and climbing gear (available for hire)
    • Items of a personal nature
    • Traveler’s insurance
    • Tips to guides and porters

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