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Mount Cameroon

| South West Region, Cameroon
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Hiking to the Summit of Western Africa!

1. Mt. Cameroon, also known as Fako or Mongo ma Lobo is an active volcano which last erupted in... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
TMR1004
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Valley Forge, Pennsylvania
Challenge not to be missed

We went on a one-day hike with HADY guided tours, Walters, who provided excellent service... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Elaine K
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Niagara Falls, Canada
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Mount Cameroon is the highest mountain in center and west African 4095m this mountain is made up of vocalno rocks, forest and Animals sweetable for tourism. Mount Cameroon also has a Queen call Sarah Etonge she is refer to as the Queen of Mount Cameroon because she has won the annual mount Cameroon race of hope for 7 times. And she is also the founder of this organization aims at promote and sustain ecotourism on mount Cameroon Region. Visit the mountain of greatness with the queen she knows the the mountain BEST.
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

1. Mt. Cameroon, also known as Fako or Mongo ma Lobo is an active volcano which last erupted in 2000. It is located in Cameroon National Park in southwest Cameroon, near the town of Buea. At 4095 meters (13,510 feet), it is the highest mountain...More

1  Thank TMR1004
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We went on a one-day hike with HADY guided tours, Walters, who provided excellent service, providing and carrying our food and water, allowing us to set our own pace up this rather steep path. We only went to hut 1, which rises about 900 meters,...More

Thank Elaine K
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Hello guy, hiking Mount Cameroon is great but more wonderful when you do it along side with the queen of Mt Cameroon. She is refer to as the queen because she has win the annual Mt Cameroon race of hope 7 times one of the...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2016

my trip to the mount Cameroon was amazing , its so beautiful its like heaven on earth, i will visit it over and over again if i have the chance. friendly and loving people. thumbs up

Thank susan m
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Nice people and so much more to see. Got a glimpse of the Massive mountain, ate some see food and a good night out

1  Thank Baycam B
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful place, located at Buea old capital of Cameroun during German times. Claimed till Mt Cameroon National Park. Excellent place for trekking. Went with friends and Guide was good and friendly.

3  Thank Makhizhnan
Reviewed 23 April 2016

When I started running up hill, I was not getting far. Weather was too mixed in Buea. It takes some time anyway, at least five to six hours (if you are sprinting uphill for the Mount Cameroon Race of Hope!). Anyway, slower or faster, next...More

2  Thank andreaskahler
Reviewed 19 February 2016

During my three year term of service as a Peace Corps Volunteer, I trekked with my best friend up Mt. Cameroon in 2015 for a three day tour. As a novice hiker, I didn’t know what to expect and was not the athletic type. Nevertheless,...More

1  Thank Erica J
Reviewed 16 February 2016

HADY has provided delicious food, great company, and quality guiding services in general all three times I have climbed Mount Cameroon with a group. Whether with my elderly parents, semi-fit friends, or super-climbers, they are great! Walters Chin has been especially helpful in arranging for...More

1  Thank Katherine M
Reviewed 15 February 2016

This past weekend, I did a day hike of Mount Cameroon that I had organized through the Mount CEO Ecotourism Office. The office staff were incredibly helpful and very well-organized and provided me with a variety of different trip options to choose from. The hike...More

5  Thank Lauren E
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Elaine K
28 March 2017|
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Response from queen1family | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
yes you can hike mount cameroon in one day but you should be physical fit and you should also reserve your trip days before the hiking day so that the organization facilitating your trip can also prepare. Queen tour Mount... More
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Gurjot M
13 December 2015|
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Response from Makhizhnan | Reviewed this property |
We paid 10000 fcfa as registration fee and paid one day advance and for the guide we paid 40000 fcfa includes food and water. (We were 7 and there were 3 guides)
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