Mount Kenya Safaris
Mt. Kenya is roughly circular, about 60km across at the 200mm contour, where the steep font hills rise out of the gentler slopes of the centered highlands. At the centre of the massif, the main peaks rise sharply from around 4,500m to the main summit of Batian 5,199m, Nelion 5,188m and point Lenana 4,985m.
Other major summits on the mountain include Point Piggott 4,957m, Point Dutton 4,885 and Point John 4,883m. Of the three main peaks (Batian, Lenana and Nelion), only point Lenana can be reached by trekkers and the other two being only for technical climbers. Go to Mount Kenya expedition and challenge yourself.
Mount Kenya Trekking
Mount Kenya Safaris is difficulty and Mount Kenya technical climbing routes. Sirimon route Mount Kenya is one of the best climbing routes accessed from Nanyuki. It is best to go Mount Kenya Safaris in the months of January to February and also August to September due to having fine weather.
Mt Kenya climbing during the other months can be wet and rainy. You can read more about climbing Mt Kenya and hiking mount Kenya. Explore more and book Mount Kenya group joining trekking tour.
Climbing Mount Kenya is a challenging yet enjoyable hiking to the trekking peak at Point Lenana, 4985 metres. Lenana Peak is Mount Kenya’s highest peak that can be reached by fit hikers or trekkers. The hiking can be completed in 4 days or 5 days via Sirimon, Chogoria or Naro Moru routes.
These are some of the best Mount Kenya trekking routes. Both Batian and Nelion peaks are the highest on Mount Kenya and offers some of the best known technical climbing alpine peaks of the world.