- Elevation: 5,249 ft to 9,514 ft
- Distance: 11 km/7 miles
- Hiking Time: 5-7 hours
- Habitat: Heath
>The day begins with a 50 minute drive to umbwe Gate where registration formalities will be completed. We then transfer through villages and coffee and banana plantations to Umbwe Gate. The trail ascends sharply on a forestry track which winds up the dense rain forest. The path narrows and steepens as we climb the ridge between two rivers surrounded by huge trees. Umbwe Camp is perched between trees and thick undergrowth..