6 Days Naromoru Chogoria Route Mt Kenya Climbing
6 Days Naromoru to Chogoria the scenic route passing through Lenana Point during Mt Kenya climbing.
Day 1: Nairobi/Mount Kenya
Depart Nairobi morning after breakfast, taking 3hrs drives through central highlands then arrive Naromoru River lodge at lunch time. Optional afternoon nature walks in the forest accompanied the guide. Dinner and overnight Narumoru River lodge.
Day 2: Met Station
After breakfast you proceed to Naromoru Park Gate and start climbing to Met Station 3300m. The hiking takes about 3hrs. Dinner & Overnight at Met Station.
Day 3: Mackinders Camp
Depart from Met Station after breakfast to Teleki Valley, picnic lunch en-route then arrive at Mackinders Camp 4300m early evening. Dinner & Overnight at Mackinders.
Day 4: Austrian Camp
Depart at morning after breakfast ascending a along steep screw to Austrian Hut 4700m. The walking takes approximately 3hrs. Dinner & Overnight at Austrian Camp.
Day 5: Point Lenana – Chogoria
Depart around 5:30am then climb through Lewis Glacier to Lenana Point 4985m arriving approximately at 6:30am. After sunrise descend down to Mintos Hut for morning breakfast. Later descend along famous Gorges Valley to Chogoria campsite. Dinner & Overnight at Chogoria campsite.
Day 6: Chogoria – Nairobi
After breakfast starts the morning journey to Chogoria approximately 32km. 4×4 vehicles provided but during bad weather the climbers advanced to walk some distance as the vehicles may fail to reach the bandas. Then from Chogoria drive back to Nairobi.