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TAS 150 - 5 Days Chogoria Route Down Naro Moru Route | Mount Kenya Climbing Expeditions

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5 Days  Chogoria Route Down Naro Moru Route | Mount Kenya Climbing Expeditions

Distance: 92 km | Difficulty: Demanding | Start/Finish: Nairobi
Mount Kenya Climbing Expeditions 5 days Chogoria  down Naro Moru route  passes through villages, is steep during the entire trek till the peak but very scenic as you view the hinder and gorges valley descending down Naro moru. Pack camping gear and supplies and your Mountain Guide team, strike out west up this long but spectacular approach through the deep chasm of the gorge valley.



Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Nairobi | Chogoria
Leave Nairobi in the morning to Chogoria town for lunch and afternoon leisure walk in the town to acclimatize. Dinner and overnight at Chogoria Transit Motel, 2000m.

Day 2: Chogoria | Mount Meru Bandas | 5-6hrs, 32km, 950m ascent
This is a long day along dirt road through the forest although the conditions under foot aren’t strenuous. You may opt to use a 4x4 to reach the bandas as sometimes the road is impassable, 2950m. Dinner and overnight at Mt. Meru Bandas, B, L, D

Day 3: Chogoria Bandas | Mintos Hut | 6-7 hrs, 21km, 1,280m ascent
After breakfast follow the track through giant heather and forest up to Chogoria road head from where the path drops to cross a stream then follows the broad ridge to the east of the gorges valley to reach Mintos Hut, 4200m. Dinner and overnight at Mintos Hut, B, L, D

Day 4: Mintos | Point Lenana | Met Station |  11-12 hrs, 29km, 785m ascent/1985m descent
Leave shortly after midnight at 2am towards the main peaks and divide after an hour, above a flat green area at the head of the valley known as temple fields, arriving at point Lenana at 6:30am. After taking photographs, descend to Mackinders for breakfast and continue down to Met Station at 3000m for dinner and overnight rest, B,L,D

Day 5: Met Station | Naromoru | Nairobi | 3hrs, 9km, 400m descent
After breakfast, descend through the rainforest which is 9km to Naromoru Park Gate at 2,600m, then further to Naromoru town where you will connect with your transport back to Nairobi, B,L

NOTE: You may opt to spend the night at Mackinders Camp and then on to Met station and lastly descend for a transfer back to Nairobi. This will require an extra day ( that is 6 days) to complete.


Included in the price:

  • Guarantee 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/huts 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.
  • Treated water on the trek.
  • On completion, successful climb Certificate.


  • Laundry, sleeping bags, beverages/Drinks, accommodation before the trek and climbing gears.
  • International flights.
  • Visas to Kenya.
  • Items of personal nature.
  • Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary.

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