Monthly Archives: October 2010

Kenya. Hiking Mt. Kenya (16,355′) – The approach and lowlands

We decided we would hike Mt. Kenya, partially per advice of a friend (same friend who recommended El Karama, thanks Sarah Lee!), and partly because I thought it would be a great altitude warm up for Kilimanjaro. My mom has … Continue reading

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Kenya. Time at El Karama Ranch

Nairobi to El Karama Ranch (Oct 21-26th, 2010) We arrived late evening on Thursday Oct 21st to Nairobi. Amidst the chaos in the airport and Visa line, we actually got our bags and met our driver with plenty of time to spare. … Continue reading

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Hiking Mt. Baldy (San Ysidro)

Mt. Baldy is also know as San Ysidro Peak, which stands at 11,000’.  It’s a good hike, but don’t start late in the day like we did.  It’s a long way down too.

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