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ELEPHANT HILL CHALLENGE

ELEPHANT HILL CHALLENGE

  • Date & Time: 02 Feb, 2019 04:30 - 18:00
  • Location: Njabini

ELEPHANT HILL CHALLENGE

Hikers Afrique invites you to yet another refreshing trek traversing dense forest and mountain terrain. For the love of hiking!

WHEN: Saturday, 2nd February, 2019
Trek Duration: 8 hrs
Meeting point: Fire station (Tom Mboya)
Meeting time: 4.30Am, Departure: 5Am

CHARGES:- Citzens Kes 2,500, Residence: 3,300, Non-Resident: 4,000

Terrain: Deep forest trail, overgrown bamboo zone, swamps & rocky sections

TRAIL DESCRIPTION:-
This is one of the most epic hiking routes scaling Aberdare Mountains to one of its highest peaks. Hiking starts from Njabini through the bamboo zone and most scenic landscapes, This is a prep hike for Mt Kenya.

Join us and spend Priceless time with friends and enjoy spectacular views while keeping active and fit.

Note: This is a moderate to difficult hike that will challenge your determination and confidence levels. You need to be prepared!

ABOUT ABERDARES:-
Aberdares Ranges are the central highlands located between Nyeri and Naivasha covering a distane of about 120km long. The ranges have elevation rising up to 4001M asl.

Aberdare forest is a water catchment area providing most of the water for Nairobi.

The ecosystem is heavy rainforest with dense bamboo zone and moorland.
It has rich variety of vegetation - about 800 plant species and sub-species due to the altitude and high rainfall. There are four vegetation zones - subalpine moorlands, xeromorphic evergreen, montane humid vegetation and submontane forest.

Aberdares is a great place for serious trekking exercise and nature expeditions


COST CATERS FOR:-
Full Transport
Forest entrance fees
KFS/KWS guide & escort fees
Drinking water and glucose
Trail bites

DAY REQUIREMENTS:-
(All mandatory items are marked*)

Comfortable hiking shoes with firm grip*
Raincoat/water proof jacket*
Goggles/cap for sun protection
Extra trail snack*
Warm scarf/gloves
National ID/Passport*
Extra pocket cash*
Long sleeved t-shirt (Recommended)
Extra drinking water*
Camera or camera phone
Warm hoodie, scarf and gloves*
Adventure spirit*

Register by paying a deposit of Kes 1000 via Mpesa 0718824608 by 31st Jan 2019 Balance to be paid on day of hike.

Cancellation
if a member cancels a reservation as detailed below, the following sums will be claimed.
• If cancelled within 2 days prior – 50% of the total sum payable is due
• If cancelled on the trip date or fails to show up – Full payment is due
In all instances, notification of cancellation must be made in writing and will be effective on the date received.


For more information and booking:
Email:HikersAfrique254@gmail.com
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Mobile: 0718-824608/ 0722-270291/ 0725-842857
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Professional hike team that aims to make your adventure a reality.

Event Location

Njabini

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