Kilimanjaro Climb Equipment Check List and equipments for hire and prices
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Mount Kenya Climbing II Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing ||Mt. Meru Climb || Mount Longonot Climb || Oldonyo Lengai Climb ||
|| Nairobi - Arusha - Moshi Shuttle || Nairobi Airport Transfers and Private Bus Hire || Mount Kenya and Kilimanjaro climb ||

Kenya Safari Packages
3 - 6 Days Kenya Lodge Safaris
7 -9 Days Kenya Lodge Safaris
10 -14 Days Luxury Road Safaris
Kenya Budget camping Safaris
Kenya Flying Safari Packages
Honeymoon Safari Packages
Kenya Educational Tours
Kenya Photographic Safari
Kenya Family Safari Holidays

Nairobi Day Excursions

Tanzania Safari Packages

3 Days Ngorongoro Express
4 Days Ngorongoro and Tarangire
4 Days Ngorongoro and Manyara
6 Days Best of Tanzania
7 Days Classic Tanzania

Kenya and Tanzania Transfers
Nairobi - Arusha - Moshi Shuttle
Nairobi Airport - Private Transfers

Nairobi i-Mombasa Rail -Train Travel

Kenya and Tanzania Safaris Combined

08 Days Kenya and Tanzania Combined

09 Days Kenya and Tanzania Combined
10Days Kenya and Tanzania Combined
11 Days Kenya and Tanzania Combined
12 Days Kenya and Tanzania Combined
16 Days Kenya and Tanzania Combined


Mount Kenya Climbing -HikingMt Kenya Park

4 Days Sirimon Out Sirimon Route
5 Days Sirimon Out Chogoria
5 Days Siriomon Peak Circuit
6 Days Sirimon Out Naro Moru Route
5 Days Chogoria Out Naro Moru
6 Days Sirimon Out Chogoria
4 Days Naro Moru Out Chogoria
8 Days Mount Kenya Technical Climb
Mount Kenya Joining Dates
Mt. Kenya Climbing Gear and Equipments

Mount Kilimajaro Climbing Trekking Tanzania

6 Days Kilimanjaro Climb -Marangu
7 Days Kilimanjaro Machame Route
7 Day Kilimanjaro Climbing Rongai Route
6 Days Kilimanjaro Trekking -Umbwe Route
6Days Kilimanjaro ClimbLemosho Route
6 Days Mt. Kilimanjaro -Western Breach
13 Days Kilimanjaro Mt Kenya Combined
Mount Kilimanjaro Joining Dates
Kilimanjaro Trekking Group Climbing,
Kilimanjaro Climbing Equipments
Kilimanjaro Climb and Zanzibar beach Holiday.

Mount Meru Climbing Tanzania

Mt Meru-4 days
Mount Meru Kilimanjaro Climbing-12 days
Mount Meru and a Tanzania Wildlife Camping or Lodge safari

Safaris Starting From Mombasa

Safaris Starting From Mombasa
2 Days Tsavo West From Mombasa
2 Days Tsavo East From Mombasa
3 Days Taita Hills and Tsavo East
3 Days Tsavo East Amboseli
4 Days Tsavo East/West and Amboseli

Recommended Mountain Clothing Recommended Mountain Equipment

Warm, wind proof jacket with hood - Good warm sleeping bag*
Waterproof jacket and over-trousers Water bottle (1 -to 2 litres)
Walking trousers, shirts, pullover Water purification tablets and filter
Warm underwear Wash kit, towel, toilet paper
Walking socks First aid kit ( including blister plasters, lip slave,
headache pills, sun cream, personal medication)
Good comfortable walking boots Torch with extra batteries
Trainers ( for evenings) Sunglasses
Gaiters Walking pole(s) glasses
Warm Gloves Rucksack or duffel bag
Sun hat
Warm hat or balaclava
Scarf Routes other than Marangu, you will need a tent with insulated
sleeping mat and possibly a long shaft ice axe

* It is recommended that trekkers bring their own personal sleeping bag as bags available may not be warm enough. A four seasons sleeping bag is recommended.

TREKKERS TIPS: It is a good idead to line all rucksacks and duffel bags with a large polythene bag and the contents into small individual polythene bags. It is also advisable to have a small day sack to carry your raincoat,
camera, packed lunch and items of a personal nature.

GREAT IDEA: A poncho is a good idea as it covers you and your day sack keeping everything dry if it rains.

Equipment Hire
For trekkers who are not fully kitted out, the following used equipment is available for hire from our company

All prices in US Dollars
Equipment Prices
Anorak $7.00
Balaclava $3.00
Battery $2.00
Duffel bag Bag $7.00
Gaiters $5.00
Gloves $5.00
Mountain Boots Bag $7.00
Pouch $7.00
Rain Coat $7.00
Rain Trousers $7.00
RuckSack $7.00
Sleeping Bag (not four season) $7.00
Socks $2.00
Stick $3.00
Sunglasses $5.00
Torch $3.00
Thick Sweater $7.00
Underwear Trousers $5.00
Water bottle $5.00
Tent $5.00(per person per day)

NB: Make sure that your boots are waterproof


2 x 2 litres water bottles (camel bags preferably)
1 head lamp (plus spare batteries & bulb)
1 pair of walking/ski poles
1 pocket swiss army knife
2 - 3 packets of moist towelettes.
1 travel pillow (optional)

Personal Items & Toiletries:

US $ Travellers cheques, toothpaste & tooth brush, body lotion, toilet paper and other personal hygiene items. (Ladies, please carry some sanitary toiletries as being at high altitude may alter your cycle).

Photographic (optional):

1 camera (plus spare batteries),film & tripod stand,different lenses,
1 pair of binoculars,video camera,video tapes, battery packs.
Miscellaneous (Optional):
notebook, pencil, sketchbook, masking tape, zip loc plastic bags, ear plugs, address list for post cards, map of Kilimanjaro (the trip leader will have one).


Yellow Fever: This is compulsory and a certificate might be requested on arrival at the airport. Please make sure that you have the shot in time.
Malaria: There are various types of medicine on the market today used for prevention and treatment of malaria. We recommend that you consult your doctor on which prophylactics to take.

Water purification tablets: On the mountain, we use water from the streams. Although drinking water will be boiled first, it is advisable to add a tablet or two - to be on the safe side.

Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS): This is a condition commonly experienced at high altitude. In most cases, this can be avoided by following guidelines on hiking pace, eating, resting and fluid intake. We recommend that you familiarise yourself with the various affects that altitude can cause.
(Please consult your doctor on use of Diamox - tablets used by some mountaineers to help them cope with the effects of altitude).

Personal medical supplies (optional): As your tour leaders, we will carry a group medical kit.

Some items that you might want to carry would include; aspirin, imodium, laxatives, antibiotics, bandages, malaria tablets, gauze, adhesives, betadine, throat lozenges, eye drops, sun block, lip balm, moleskin antihistamine tablets and cream.