TembeaKenya: Elephant Hill Must Summit Hike (Mt Kenya prep Hike)

By Expeditions Maasai Safaris
Sat, Apr 23. 2:50AM - 4:00PM
Expeditions Maasai Safaris, Nairobi

#TembeaKenyaNaExpeditions #ExpeditionsAdvantage Elephant Hill is on the southern end of Aberdares Ranges, which host the Aberdares National Reserve. Elephant Hill is about 3560 M in altitude. This makes it a suitable pre-hike for the people who intends to climb higher mountains for instance Mt.Kenya or Mt.kilimanjaro. Elephant Hill is a source to various rivers like Athi River and Tana. Very popular for its Unique Flora and Fauna mostly found in Mt Kenya thus offering the best Prep Hike for Mt Kenya. Note. The temperatures are lower near the summit, more misty and presence of mosses. Attractions Mountain vegetation forest plantations, bamboo forest alpine and moorland, summit desert . Wildlife Elephants/tracks, Antelopes, Columbus monkey & variety of birds Difficulty: Moderate to Very High Trekking Time: 8 hours Warning! Elephant Hill is a serious hike you must be fit and well prepared. Charges; P.P 2200 Kes Kenyans. 2800 Kes Residents. 35 USD Non Residents. Pay your deposit of 1500 by the 18th April Meeting point Bomb Blast Nairobi next to Tuskys pioneer @ 5:50 Am and leave @ 6:15 Am Dress code Casual slacks or cargo pants (No Sandals, Shorts nor Skirts) Hiking shoes with good grip a (Must) to Mt Kenya Hikers on 29th April to 2nd May Hat incase of hot sun Rain gears & always carry an extra Tshirt Warm Clothing in case of change of weather Requirements/what to carry 1. ID/Passport 2. Sun glasses 3. Sunscreen Lotion 4. Spirit of hiking 5. Extra water 2ltr -3ltrs 6. Packed Lunch/Snacks 7. Backpack to carry your personal items COST INCLUSIVE OF; Transport to and from Park entry fee Guide fee Armed guide 1ltr drinking water Photography COST EXCLUSIVE Lunch/Snacks Tips Extra water Other items not mentioned above PAYMENT MODE: Lipa Na Mpesa-Till No 237072 ACCOUNT DEPOSIT: Bank Name: Co-operative Bank Of Kenya Ltd Bank Branch: Stima Plaza Branch A/c Name: Expeditions Maasai Safaris A/c No: 01148532677200 NB: Canceling 4 days to the event, deposit will be retained to cater for third party Expenses. CONTACTS: Lawrence Ndegea 0714318944 Pancras Karema 0731521789 Offices National House 1st floor suite No 2 Market Street Next to Post Bank House View Park Towers 13th floor suite No 3 Expeditions Maasai Safaris

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