100% Chogoria approach and Shipton Wyn-Harris route.
Nelion is a 17,020 ft / 5,188 m mountain peak near Keruguya, Central, Kenya. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 2nd highest mountain in Central and the 2nd highest mountain in Kenya. The nearest peaks are Mount Kenya (Batian Peak), Point Lenana, Three Sisters, Shiptons Peak, Tooth, and Castle Hill. See the Nelion map, 3D fly around, and the Nelion photos to get a better sense of the mountain.
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Nelion SUMMIT LOG
2 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Feb 26, 2007. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs. Based on the summit log, the most popular climbing route and hiking trail to the summit is Chogoria approach and Shipton Wyn-Harris route..
Routes Used trails & approaches
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- Mount Kenya (Batian Peak) 17,057 ft / 5,199 m 0 mi / 0 km away
- Point Lenana 16,355 ft / 4,985 m 1 mi / 1 km away
- Three Sisters 14,866 ft / 4,531 m 1 mi / 2 km away
- Shiptons Peak 13,726 ft / 4,184 m 1 mi / 2 km away
- Tooth 15,204 ft / 4,634 m 2 mi / 3 km away
- Castle Hill 14,010 ft / 4,270 m 2 mi / 3 km away