Ascent of Mount Kenya - Point Lenana in 2007

Climber: David Howells

Others in Party:Jason Russell
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Kenya - Point Lenana
    Elevation:16335 ft / 4978 m

Ascent Trip Report

Six day trip up mt Kenya to Point Lenana on the chogoria-sirimon route. Not much of a record written up. Great trip though.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:8547 ft / 2605 m
    Total Elevation Loss:8514 ft / 2595 m
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Guide, Porters, Hut Camp, Tent Camp
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:8547 ft / 2605 m
    Distance:29.2 mi / 47 km
    Route:Chogoria up and Sirimon down.
    Start Trailhead:7788 ft / 2373 m
    Time:4 Days 
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:8514 ft / 2595 m
    End Trailhead:7821 ft / 2383 m
    Time:2 Days 
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by David Howells
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