#TheJustRiobaWay Girl Trips


The JustRioba 2023 exciting Mount Kenya summit experience is here!

Dates: 9-12th December 2023.

Kshs 45,000 per person for Kenyan citizens and 900 USD for non East Africans (7 slots available)

Reserve a slot by depositing  Kshs 10,000 then clear the balance in instalments by October 2023.

WhatsApp +254714976181 or Email admin@justrioba.com to reserve a slot and request payment details.

All nationalities and all genders are welcome to join. Join us from anywhere in the world. 

What’s included in the Mount Kenya experience?

  • Guarantee price/guarantee trek on confirmation

  • Transfer to and from Nairobi , summit and back to Nairobi.

  • Full board accommodation whilst on the trek. (Camping only on chogoria route)

  •  Meals on the mountain

  • All park entrance fees to include Government taxes

  • Service of an English-speaking Professional Guide, experienced Chef, and potters.

  • Treated water on the trek

  • Assistance with photography

  • A welcome kit with what to expect when hiking mt Kenya

  • Emergency rescue services via vehicle

Not included

  • Prep Hike fees, hiking gear, sleeping bags

  • Accommodation before/after the trek

  • Climbing gear

  •  International flights

  • Items of personal nature

  • Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary

Sneak peek of the experience

For this hike, we mostly use the Chogoria Route which is the most scenic and picturesque route. However, if you prefer a shorter hike to the summit, we can tailor different routes for you. The JustRioba Way will be  an intimate experiences to Mt Kenya in 203  via Chogoria. Maximum number of people per trip ranges between 1-8 people. The science behind limiting numbers is to ensure maximum enjoyment and try to achieve 100% summit rate.

9th December : Nairobi- Mt Kenya Chogoria Gate- Lake Ellis Campsite (3,600m) 3hrs, 9km, 700m ascent.

10th December: Lake Ellis to Lake Michelson camp – 7 hour trek over 12kms.

11th March-Day : Lake Michelson camp to Upper Simba campsite.

12th December : The most difficult day of all. Hopefully you’ll catch the sunrise as you summit. Descending via Sirimon then transfers back to Nairobi cbd.



Deposit to reserve a slot July  2023 – Kshs 10,000

August 2023-Kshs 10000

September 2023 – Kshs 10,000

October 2023- Kshs 10,000

November 2023- Kshs 5,000


Please Note that the first deposit  could change depending on when you book the trip. We will recalculate your plan based on the months left to pay for the trip. Email admin@justrioba.com to reserve a slot and request the payment details.  

Required Gear for Mt Kenya Hike

  1. A pair of Warm Jersey.
  2. Sweater/Fleece.
  3. 4 Sets of Thermal under-wear top and bottom.
  4. Sleeping bag
  5. Travel blanket
  6. 2 pairs of Hiking boots – (an extra light pair of sport shoes and crocs is recommended) Warm Gloves ( a pair of thin gloves & a pair of Thick water proof gloves)
  7. Balaclava (2)
  8. Winter hat
  9. Head lamp with extra batteries.
  10. Sun Glasses (Polarized with UV protection)
  11. Sunscreen (factor 50 or higher).
  12. 6 or more pairs of warm ( 6 pairs of thick and 6 pairs of thin)
  13. 2 long sleeves shirt.
  14. 3 T-shirts.
  15. Sun Hat
  16. Warm fluffy jacket.
  17. Summit jacket
  18. Summit pants
  19. Hiking pants (2 sets)
  20. Camera.
  21. Extra batteries or personal power bank and charger (a necessity if you are a fan of taking photos). Personal toiletries.
  22. 3 liter refillable Water bottles (Camel-bags).
  23. Hot Water bottle
  24. Gaiters
  25. A poncho or a waterproof cover for your backpack.

P. S  similar experience available for groups of friends, couples, families or solo travelers. You get to choose your dates of travel and activities


Pictures from past treks

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