004 - 5 Days Sirimon - Chogoria Route
Depart Nairobi for Naromoru at 9.00 a.m. arriving in
time for lunch at the Naro Moru Lodge. In the afternoon
we are driven to the Sirimon gate and then to roadhead at
11000 ft. An easy walk in the afternoon to help acclimatization.
Overnight Jude Main Camp (11,000 ft.) in high altitude tents
Ascend the Sirimon track to Likii North Valley and camp
overnight in this beautiful little valley below the subsidiary
peaks of Tereri and Sendeyo, two ancient parasitic vents
of the main peaks.
Climb out of the North Valley and into the Machinder
Valley, one of the broadest valleys on the mountain, with
many giant groundsels. Camp at the head of the Machinder
Valley, just below the main peaks of Batian and Nelion (14,00
Alpine ascent of the third highest peak, Mt. Lenana
(16,355 ft.) on route up the north face little used by tourists.
Four hours of stiff walking to the summit. Then descend
to Teleki Valley on the opposite side of the main peaks,
to Machinders Camp for a good night's rest (13,900 ft.)
Descend the mountain and return to the Naro Moru Lodge.
After lunch, travel back to Nairobi arriving in the evening.
From: US$ 625 per person sharing.Minimum 2 people-Guaranteed
hut or camping fees for the climb
Mountain rescue fees
Guides, assistant guides porter and cook, including their
All meals on the mountain including eating utensils
Camping equipment on (tents, mattress)
The prices quoted above DO NOT include:
Items of personal nature
Tips for guides and porters
Travel and visa documents
Optional travel insurance