A smallish nation (depending on how you look at it) with a great diversity of climbing available, ranging from alpine rock and ice (and Mt. Kenya, at 17,100 feet) to roadside crags.
Fly from North America via Europe.
Browse More Classics in Kenya
Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Kenya:
Featured Route For Kenya
Southeast Face of Nelion (17,021') 5.8 International : Africa : ... : Mt Kenya
Mount Kenya is a twin summit massif with a season for each summit. Batian (17,058 ft) is the highest of the rabbit ears; it's regular route is north facing and best done in June & July. The south side regular route of Nelion (17,021 ft) is warmest during January & February. During Nelion season, a three hour traverse can be done from Nelion to Batian and finally back again to the Nelion rappel route. Traversing the Gate of the Mists usually requires either Boots, crampons, and axes ...[more] Browse More Classics in International