Hiking trips don't always go according to plan, and this is a short story of one that took an unexpected turn, resulting in a real dead end! It took place during a climb on Mount Kenya.
It's another story by Robin Cole, from his time in East Africa around 1972.
See also Robin's story of an eventful walk across the Serengeti >
For another story of Mount Kenya - how a group of volunteers organised a clean-up at high altitude in 1998, with other useful information - go to the official website >< Back to Kenya page for links to other stories