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Mount Cameroon

| South West Region, Cameroon
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VOLCANIC SPIRIT

We hiked the Mount Cameroon with the Volcanic Spirit Company, this was super cool with awesome... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Epie J
via mobile
Office is like hell, and mountain like paradise!

CONS: We chose a 3 days hiking trip (as a couple) in January 2017. Everything was set by email a... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2018
Gregory F
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Montreal, 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 3 weeks ago via mobile

We hiked the Mount Cameroon with the Volcanic Spirit Company, this was super cool with awesome potters and guides, who actually encouraged & motivated us to overcome the 4days trip in 3days Seeing some elephants through the elephant track was super interesting too. I personally...More

1  Thank Epie J
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

CONS: We chose a 3 days hiking trip (as a couple) in January 2017. Everything was set by email a week before the hike (food arrangements, equipements that we wanted to rent, trails that we wanted to do, hours of arrival, hours for filling the...More

Thank Gregory F
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

I climbed the mountain at the start of September when the weather is still cold and rainy. I knew the risk going into the climb that the weather may prevent me from reaching the summit but chose to attempt anyway. I did a two day...More

1  Thank Harri S
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

My friend and I managed to climb to the summit of Mt.Cameroon, which is as high as 4,090m!!!! We didn't have any experience of climbing mountains before, but could achieve the summit with the help of very supportive local guide, Buma Peter from Ecotour guides...More

1  Thank Sayaka A
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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

3  Thank TMR1004
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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

1  Thank Elaine K
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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
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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
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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
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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
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midas342
1 October 2017|
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Response from TMR1004 | Reviewed this property |
Midas, I hiked Mt Cameroon with HADY Guide Service this year. My cost for a private trip with one guide and two porters was $300 US or about 170k CF. Whether or not your price is fair would depend on the group size, how... More
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Elaine K
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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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