SRTS 037 | North Face Standard route | Mount Kenya via Chogoria approach

SRTS 037 | North Face Standard route | Mount Kenya via Chogoria approach

Season is from early July through to the end of October. (Poor weather possible at start and end of seasons).

Day 01: Pick up from your hotel at about 08:00ams and transfer to Chogoria Town (3 - 4 hours) from Nairobi where we collect the porters and guides (as required). Overnight at Transit Hotel in Chogoria town.

Day 02: After breakfast and sorting of porter loads we transfer by a 4 x4 Land Rovers to Meru Mount Kenya Bandas for dinner and overnight.

Day 03: After breakfast, set off up the mountain at a nice and easy pace. A slightly longer walk to Road Head camp site, upstream for about 9 km. Lunch dinner and overnight at the camp site.

Day 04: Depart Road Head camp site and climb up to Mintos Hut with lunch enroute. Dinner and overnight at Mintos Hut or Camp Site.

Day 05: After breakfast ascend up via Simba core Tarn to Kami Camp Site. Dinner and overnight at the camp.

Day 06: Leave the campsite at about 03:00am to the base of North Face Standard route to start your climb to Batian. Dinner and overnight at Kami Camp Site.

Day 07: After breakfast descend through Mackinders and Teleki Valleys with lunch enroute to Old Moses (Judmaier) for dinner and overnight.

Day 08: After breakfast descend to Sirimon park Gate to catch your transport back to Nairobi or safari to Samburu game reserve.


Transport from Nairobi, to as high as possible on the mountain and return to Nairobi.

• Quality fresh food but with some prepared (client to advise any particular likes / dislikes or dietary considerations).

• Porters for all food and tentage, plus up to 15 kgs. of the clients personal equipment.

• All tents, sleeping mats, eating and cooking utensils etc.

• Services of the Technical guide

• Park entrance and camping fees.


EXCLUSIVES:  All gear and equipment; i.e. Helmet and harness, 2 x 9mm ropes, we use double rope system, Slings, karabinas and other protection devices.  First and last night accommodation in Nairobi,  Tips to porters and guide,  Foot wear and sleeping bag.

No. Of Pax (sleep in Tents)
Price Per Person (USD)
02 - 05
Over 6 pax