5 Day Hike Mt. Kenya
Route (Sirimon – Sirimon )
Day 1:Sirimon/Judmier Camp (Old Moses Camp) 3-4 hrs, 9km, 860m ascent
Leave Nanyuki town and Proceed to Sirimon Gate, 2650m. From the gate follow the track as it winds uphill though the forest . About 3.5 hours from the gate the track veers right to Judmier Camp, 3300m.
Day2:Judmier Camp/Shipton Camp 6-7hrs, 14km, 900m ascent
After one hour from Old Moses Camp, the track crosses Ontulili River. Then contouring through the Moorland and crossing Likii North and continue uphill to Mackinders Valley from where there are panoramic views up the valley towards the main peaks.
Day 3:Shipton Camp/Point Lenana/Judmaier 3-4hrs, 4km, (back 2-3hrs, 4km)
Leave at 3am towards lower Hall Tarns arriving point Lenana at 6:30am, to catch the spectacular sunrise a t the top. After the sunrise, descend down to Shipton Camp.
Day 4:Shipton Camp/ Old Moses Camp 5-6hrs, 14km
After breakfast, Then contouring through the Moorland back to Old Moses Camp
Day 5:Judmaier Camp/Sirimon 2-3hrs, 9km
After breakfast, walk down through the rainforest for 2 hours to connect with your transport
- Food (3 Meals a Day)
- Experienced Porter
- Experienced and Professional tour guide
- Experienced and Professional tour chef
- All Park entry fees
- Government taxes
- Tips, drinks, telephone, laundry or any other personal expenses