Trip to “Mount Kenya”

Mt Kenya Climbing – NARO MORU ROUTE

In the year 1977, at the age of 22,  I was in Kenya soon after my Graduation, working in a harambe School situated in the foothills of Mount Kenya. The school  is few miles away from the equator and Mount Kenya is within a radius of 13 km. This area of Mountain trek, fall under the Mount Kenya National Park authorities and you need prior permission to enter the park or you pay the necessary fee. So we had taken necessary permissions to undertake this adventurous trek to Mount Kenya. Our trip was actually sponsored by the Govrnment of Kenya under the great leadership of Late President Daniel Arap Moi.

My school where I used to teach,  was also about few kilometres away from the base camp to the Mountain called Met  Station and every morning when I got out of my place I would see this huge mountain towering and following me wherever I went Continue reading “Trip to “Mount Kenya””