7 Days Sirimon - Naro Moru with peak circuit route
Day 1: Nairobi/Nanyuki
Leave Nairobi at 9.00am for 4 hours drive with a shared tax to Nanyuki town for lunch,dinner and overnight at Simbas Lodge, Spend the whole Afternoon by walking A long the Equator.This is the first and best acclimatization place of mountain climate since this town is located at the base of Mt Kenya
Day2: Sirimon/Judmaier Camp (Old Moses Camp) 3-4 hrs, 9km, 860m ascent
Ater breakfast leave Nanyuki town at around 10:30am, taking about 20min to Sirimon Gate, 2650m. 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 Judimaier Camp, 3300m for dinner and overnight, L, D
Day3: Old Moses | Liki North Camp, 10km, 3hrs, 3900m
After climbing through the rain forest to 3993m. We will spend the night at Liki North Camp (camping only), B,L,D.
Day4: Liki North Camp | Shipton's Camp, 5km, 2hrs, 4000m
The trail proceeds to Shipton’s Camp where we will rest in order to acclimatise overnight, B,L,D.
Day 5:Shiptons Camp | Mackinders Camp, 7km, 3hrs, 4200m
From Shipton’s camp the trail leads to kami hut below the north face of Batian. Continuing west – southwest the trails climbs up switchbacks in the fine snow before reaching Hausberg col at 4590m. We will descend into the upper Hausberg valley and rest at the aptly named oblong and Hausberg tarns. Ascending to the crest of a ridge known as Arthur’s seat we see the trail winding along a beautiful series of rock ledges. We will descend to shipton’s camp for the night,B,L,D.
Day6: Mackinders Camp | Point Lenana, 7km, 4hrs | Met Station, 23km, 7hrs
An early 2.00 am start for an attempt to reach point Lenana before descending to Mackinder’s camp for breakfast then on to Met Station for dinner and overnight, B,L,D
Day 7: Met Station | Naromoru Gate, 9km, 3hrs| Nairobi
After breakfast, descend for 3hrs to the park gate to catch a 4x4WD vehicle to Naromoru Town from where you will connect with your transfer vehicle to Nairobi, arriving at approximately 3pm, B,L
Tour cost: US$ 920 per person
Included in the price:
Guarantee trek on confirmation
Transfer to and from the base of the mountain
Full board accommodation whilst on the trek.
Meal plan as detailed: B=Breakfast, L=Lunch and D=Dinner
Accommodations in camps as per the itinerary
All park entrance fees to include government taxes
Service of an English speaking professional guide, porters and skilled cook
Start and finish Nairobi
Laundry, tips, sleeping bags, drinks, accommodation before the trek and climbing gears
Visas to Kenya
Items of personal nature
Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary