Morocco 2012

Berber village above Imlil

Berber village above Imlil

NOW FULLY BOOKED. See the blog for how the trip went.

The January trip to The High Atlas mountains of Morocco is up and running with five definite booked already. Our aim is to climb Mt. Toubkal 4165 metres high from the Refuge Neltner above the mountain village of Imlil and explore all possible snow routes around the refuge.

Itinerary for Morocco January 2012.

Thursday 12th January.
am  Transfer to Gatwick from Nazeing by car.
Easy jet flight to Marrakech. Depart 07.45 arrive MK 11.30am
Transfer to Marrakech city centre, Mint tea with Maria and leave spare bags, etc. Lunch in Marrakech,
2.30 Transfer by private car to Imlil arrive 4.30
Overnight Imlil, Café Soleil. Evening meal, a lamb Tajine at Café Soleil

 

Imlil

Street in Imlil

Friday 13th January.
Breakfast, Trek to Sidi Chamharouch then on to the French owned mountain hut C A F Neltner Refuge at the
base of Toubkal 3200 metres
Overnight and evening meal in hut.

 

Saturday 14th January
Breakfast, Leave hut 7.30am Climb Toubkal, summit approx. 10.30am- 11am  Slow walk back to hut for lunch. Explore routes around hut.
Overnight and evening meal in hut.

 

Sunday 15th January.
Leave hut 7am. Climb snow route by hut. 1pm Walk back to Imlil.
Overnight, Café Soleil. Evening meal Café Soleil

Mountain Refuge

Mountain Refuge

Monday 16th January
9am, Private car to Marrakech. All day exploring Marrakech.
Overnight, Riad Omar
Evening meal Djemaa el Fna square or Chez Ali.

 

Tuesday 17th January
Transfer to Airport for 12.10 flight home. Arrive Gatwick 15.40

View from Toubkal summit

View from Toubkal summit

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