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Kili 3d Lemosho

lemosho water

  • Friday, July 4 - Arrivals
  • Saturday, July 5 - Arrivals, Transfer to Tusker's Hotel in Moshi
  • Sunday,  July 6 - Orientation in Moshi, Tusker's Hotel in Moshi

  • Monday, July 7 - Mti Mkubwa Camp
    LONDOROSSI GATE to MTI MKUBWA
    9,170-ft/2,795-m • 2.5 miles/4-km • 3-4 hours
  • Tuesday, July 8 - Shira Plateau Camp
    MTI MKUBWA to SHIRA PLATEAU
    11,500-ft/3,505-m • 5.2 miles/8.4m km • 7-8 hours
  • Wednesday, July 9 - Moir Camp
    SHIRA PLATEAU CAMP to MOIR CAMP
    13,650-ft/4,160-m • 6.3 miles/10.1 km • 7-8 hours
  • Thursday, July 10 - Barranco Camp
    MOIR CAMP to BARRANCO CAMP
    12,950-ft/3,916-m • 6.2 miles/10 km • 7 hours
  • Friday, July 11 - Karanga Camp
    BARRANCO CAMP to KARANGA CAMP
    13,200-ft/4,023-m • 4.1 miles/6.7 km • 4-5 hours
  • Saturday, July 12 - Karanga Camp
    KARANGA CAMP - 13.200-ft/4,023-m
    Key acclimatization day, hike to 14,000-ft/4,467-m
  • Sunday, July 13 - Barafu Camp
    KARANGA CAMP to BARAFU CAMP
    14,950-ft/4,556-m • 3.4 miles/5.4 km • 3-4 hours
  • Monday, July 14 - The Summit!/Crater Camp
    BARAFU to SUMMIT to CRATER CAMP
    Summit: 19,340-ft/5,895-m • 4.5 miles/7.2 km • 9 hours
    Crater Camp: 18,700-ft/5,600-m • .5 miles/.09 km • 1 hour
  • Tuesday, July 15 - Mweka Camp
    CRATER CAMP to MWEKA CAMP
    10,400-ft/3,170- m • 10.5 miles/17 km • 8-9 hours
  • Wednesday, July 16 - Descend to Mweka Gate / Tusker's Hotel in Moshi
    MWEKA CAMP to MWEKA GATE to MOSHI
    Mweka Gate: 5,500-ft/1,676-m • 6.2 miles/10 km • 4-5 hours
    Moshi: 3,000-ft/914-m • 30 minute drive
  • Thursday, July 17 - 2014, Visit MEDA in Arusha