Located almost at 150 km/93 mi from Nairobi City, Mt. Kenya is located just south of the equator, offering three climbing routes, namely Naro-Moru, Sirimon and Chogoria. Mt. Kenya has magnificent cliffs and glaciers that protect the highest peaks. Highest peaks here are Batian at 5199 m/17057 ft, Nelion at 5188 m/17021 ft and Point Lenana at 4985 m/16355 ft.
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Backpacking / Trekking in Sourgrass, Angels Camp, California USA
Near Bear Valley lies Ebbetts Pass, which is perfect for Backpacking. Day rides can vary from unstrained, quarter mile rides to full day excursions on strenuous mountain peaks. One of the best rides is Sourgrass. It is a 1.5 mi/2.4 km, one way, long, old, four wheel, dirt road.
The elevation changes are 200 ft/61 m. The path begins at the Day Use area, at Sourgrass and goes up at the side of North Fork Stanislaus River. During spring, it’s a beautiful sight to watch the rushing water of the river, always from a safe distance. When summer comes, the spot is perfect for fishing, because of the riffles and summer pools.
Near the river you can find a secluded spot to have a picnic. You can camp near the river or Sourgrass Meadow. If you need more information call Sourgrass Camping.
How to Get to Destination
Amtrak serves the entire USA. For fares, tickets and schedules check the website.
If you are interested in trying out this amazing sport in this spot press the request button so as to give you more information and prices.