Day 5 Karanga Camp – Barafu HutJuly 5, 2018 in Tanzania ⋅ ⛅ 4 °C
Day 5 Karanga Camp (3959m) – Barafu Hut (4600m)
Hiking time: 2-3 hours
Distance: Approximately 4 kilometers
Habitat: Alpine desert
Back up to 4600m. The trail intersects with the Mweka Route, which is the trail used to descend on the final two days. The word “barafu” in Swahili means “ice” and this camp is located on a rocky, exposed ridge. Tents will be exposed to wind and rocks.
The food was always interesting and it's unbelievable what the chef can dish up. This is after 5 days of walking and all has to be carried
In bed by 1900.Read more