TembeaKenya: Elephant Hill Must Summit Hike (Mt Kenya prep Hike)
Starts: Saturday, 23 April, 2016 02:50am
Ends: Saturday, 23 April, 2016 04:00pm
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.
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.
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
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
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
1ltr drinking water
Other items not mentioned above
Lipa Na Mpesa-Till No 237072
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.
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