Peakbagger.com

Mount Meru, Tanzania


Prominence: 3170 m, 10400 ft

Elevation: 4565 meters, 14,977 feet


Approx. Isolation: 67.03 km, 41.65 mi
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)3° 14' 36'' S; 36° 44' 59'' E
-3.243471, 36.749804 (Dec Deg)
249944E 9641217N Zone 37 (UTM)
CountryTanzania
State/ProvinceArusha (Highest Point)
Links

Search Engines - search the web for "Mount Meru":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search

Other Web Sites
     Mount Meru at SummitPost.org
     Weather for Mount Meru at Mountain-Forecast.com

Lists that contain Mount Meru:
     World Top 100 by Prominence (Rank #72)
     Africa 4000-meter Peaks (Rank #9)
     1500-meter Prominence Peak with Ascents (Rank #85)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2006-01-17 by Ben Lostracco
     2007-01-14 by Richard Carey (GPS Track)
     2007-12-30 by Norbert Schaefer
     2012-09-12 by Dave Dunham
     2014-04-07 by Christopher D'Aiuto (GPS Track)
     2016-01-15 by Rob Woodall (GPS Track)
     2016-01-15 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (42 total)

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Mount Meru
     Elevation Ladder from Mount Meru
     Prominence Ladder from Mount Meru

Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Looking west at Mt. Meru on the trail going down (2007-01-14). Photo by Richard Carey.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Web Map LinksBing Maps   Google Maps
ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3170 m/10,400 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 3170 m/10,400 ft
  Key Col: 1395 m/4577 ft
Isolation67.03 km/41.65 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Lava Tower  (ENE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: Africa
Range2: East Africa Mountains
Range3: Northeast Tanzania
Drainage BasinsLake Amboseli
East Africa Minor Lake Basins
Internal Drainage-Africa
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Arusha National Park (Highest Point)
Data SourceGPS Reading or LIDAR
Google Maps Dynamic Map

 Mount Meru    Other Peaks
Click Here for a Full Screen Map



Other Photos

Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Mt. Meru in the afternoon, from the peak of nearby cinder cone, west of Arusha, Tanzania (2014-04-01). Photo by Christopher D'Aiuto.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Mt. Meru in the sunrise-shadow of Kilimanjaro, taken from Uhuru peak looking across the Southern Icefield. (2014-04-12). Photo by Christopher D'Aiuto.
Click here for larger-size photo.





This page has been served 6561 times since 2004-11-01.



Copyright © 1987-2016 by Peakbagger.com. All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service