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Mt. Kenya (Kenya), Naro Moru Route (map)

Hiking through a forest of giant groundsel

Our descent to McKinder's Camp went around Point John; the summit of Batian is just behind

 

Hiking with an umbrella to shade from the sun

 

Must have a little sun block (Copyright Lucie Wellner)

 

Descending back to the roadhead, just entering the jungle (Copyright Lucie Wellner)

 

Resting at the Met Station, totally beat (Copyright Lucie Wellner)

 

Our porters at the Met Station (Copyright Lucie Wellner)

 

Batian and Point John; the long ribbon of white is the Diamond Couloir (Copyright Chris Yenkey)

 

Pretty flower along the hiking trail (Copyright Chris Yenkey)

 

Repacking on the hike out (Copyright Chris Yenkey)

 

Jim washes up, first time in 2 weeks (Copyright Chris Yenkey)

 

Jim washes up, first time in 2 weeks (Copyright Chris Yenkey)

 

Descending through the jungle to the Met Station (Copyright Chris Yenkey)

 

On the final march to the forest gate, glad to be done with it (Copyright Chris Yenkey)