10 Days Chogoria Route, Traverse Sirimon
Day 1: Arrival.
Pick up at airport, welcomed and transfer to the Hotel. Dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Chogoria Route.
Leave early in the morning to Chogoria route a journey of 4 hours arriving at 11:00 o’clock, Have a picnic lunch and start hiking through the rain forest with Bamboo trees, until you cover a distance of 16kms and camp in the dense forest. Dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Hiking.
After breakfast depart with picnic lunch at around 8:30 am hike through rain forest to Chogoria Meru Bandas, 16kms walk arriving at 4:00 o’clock, dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Hiking through the Forest.
Leave at 8:30 am, after breakfast hike through giant hithers and hagenia trees, to LakeEllis where you will camp 14km, you camp here because of the availability of water.
Day 5: Descend to Valley George.
Early in the morning after breakfast, leave at around 7:30 am towards rocky steep ridge, a journey of 17kms walk and descend to Valley Gorge, where we will be camping at LakeMichelson. Dinner and overnight.
Day 6: George’s Valley.
Leave at 8:00 am to a very steep ridge George’s valley, until we come across the steep screed up to Austrian hut 4750m. Dinner and overnight
Day 7: Ascend to Lenana.
After tea and biscuit, start ascending to the summit of point Lenana 4985m, 1 hour walk, for the sunrise. After the sunrise, descend via Austrian hut, pick circuit to Shipton camp, dinner and overnight.
Day 8: Descend to Sirimon Gate.
After morning breakfast descend to Sirimon gate 23kms walk, although we will be having lunch on the way. Dinner and overnight.
Day 9: Hiking.
Morning breakfast and descend to the main road 10kms walk and connect a bus to Mountain Rock Hotel/campsite. Dinner and overnight.
Day 10: Transfer to Nairobi
Early in the morning, transfer (3.5 hrs) to Nairobi and onwards to the Airport depending on your departure time.