Mount Kenya trek that combines the two most scenic routes of Mt Kenya. Ascent is on the dry side of mountain which offers some of the finest walking. Climb up through forest into a wide ridge approach to the summit area. The route starts on the northwest side of the mountain near Nanyuki. Access is adequate and the bunk house facilities are the best on this side of the mountain.

Day 1.

Drive from Nairobi to Chogoria Town (3hrs), visit the market have lunch in hotel before driving in a 4WD vehicle up the rough forest track to the Chogoria gate overnight at Bandas. (lodge) Meal  plan:Breakfast,lunch and dinner

Day 2.

Gentle walk to the Nithi Gates, explore the Nithi Falls and Gorge(7km 2hrs) overnight at camp. Meal plan:Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Day 3.

Walk up the ridge overlooking Gorges Valley to Hall Tarns campsite. This is a fine location with dramatic views to the summit and lake Michelson. (5-6hrs 9km. )
Meal plan:Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 4.

Wake up early in the morning @3 am, 3-4 hrs. attempt point Lenana for sunrise view at the summit, then descend to shipton camp for full breakfast, proceed to Oldmosses camp for overnight. (12km 5-6 hrs)
Meal  plan:Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 5.

Descend to Sirimon gate 9 kms, drive to Nanyuki then to Nairobi.
Meal plan: breakfast.

COST
$650 Non-resident Per Person.
Citizen 21,500 residents ksh Per Person.

What's Included:
Transport from Nairobi  to Chogoria with private vehicle,Transport from chogoria to park gate in 4 wheel Land Rover.
All park fees,guide,porters,cooks,food,cooking utensils,campin fees,tent and Transport from Sirimoni gate to Nanyuki town to Nairobi.

What's Extra:
Hotel Nairobi
Basic Personal Equipment:
What to bring
Gaiters,Sleeping mats, Gloves, Sun glasses, Sleeping bag, Hats , Rain
suits jacket and trouser, Warm Jacket,walk sticks,mountain boots,
Scarf's,  Rain Trousers and head torch,Tips for Guide,Porters and Cook.
Option short Safari is reccomend after climb.