Mt Kenya to Point Lenana through Lake Ellis & Michelson

Chogoria Route Up & Down Mt Kenya

This is regarded as the most beautiful route to the mountain. A rare but an exciting experience climbing Mount Kenya Visiting Lake Ellis, Mugi Hills, Lake Michelson and famous Nithi falls

Day 1: NAIROBI- CHOGORIA –LAKE ELLIS
Pick up in Nairobi Early Morning to depart to Chogoria Gate Mount Kenya. Trek starts at Chogoria gate following the track through giant heather and forest through Chogoria Road Head where the path drops to cross a stream to Nithi falls. Here you will enjoy the magical roar of this Nithi falls, each drop gushing over the rocks. The views are amazing, the fall has a beautiful serenity-pool at the bottom, veneer clear plunging down the mountain. This is a motivation to move up to picnic area where lunch will be served
Road head where lunch will be served.
Proceed right, to Mugi Hills with magical views of Table Mountain, descend down to Lake Ellis which will be our home for the Night. Nothing beats the feeling of spending a night just next to a lake and a night full of stars. This is already a special experience since not many get to spend a night on this lake. Lake Ellis lies at 3470m ASL
Dinner and overnight at Lake Ellis
Meal Plan; Lunch & Dinner

Day 2: LAKE ELLIS – NITHI FALLS – LAKE MICHELSON
After breakfast walk from Lake Ellis to Lake Michelson through Hinde Valley gradually above the Vivienne waterfall view point. We trek down to Gorges valley just above Vivienne Falls to Lake Michelson at 3800m ASL through the After Lunch proceed to Lake Michelson which will be our accommodation site for the night. The Hike from Lake Ellis to Lake Michaelson takes up 6-7 hours
Lunch to be served on the way
Dinner and overnight at Lake Michaelson
Meal Plan; Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 3: LAKE MICHELSON- SIMBA TURN
After Breakfast we hike up to Simba Tarn. The hike takes between 2-3 hrs. It’s a short hike up as the summit day gets closer this short hike will allow us to relax as we wait to summit the following morning. Settle in the camp on the edge of Simba Tarn, just below the peaks. Simba Tarn stands at 4500m ASL
Dinner and overnight at Simba Tarn
Meal Plan; Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

DAY 4 SIMBA TARN – POINT LENANA
Early breakfast, and then head up to Point Lenana. Trek up to point Lenana where magical views await us. Enjoy the views, beyond horizon, have moment for self. Congratulations for making it to point Lenana
After the summit we descend down to Simba Tarn for breakfast and after breakfast we trek down to Chogoria gate where ready transport will be waiting us to transport us to Nairobi
Meal Plan; Breakfast & Lunch

Cost Per Person
Kenyan Citizens Kshs 32,000
Residents Kshs 35,000
Nonresidents USD 599

Discount to a group of 6 people

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bookings@wildsprings.co.ke
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