Thank you so much for coming to find out more information on our overseas expedition to Morocco to climb Mt Toubkal, North Africa’s highest mountain.
This expedition to climb Mt Toubkal North Africa’s highest mountain will hopefully be the climax of a ‘fundraising year’ in support of SHAP’s work with vulnerable young parents. Elizabeth Anderson House is a supported housing scheme for teenage parents in Liverpool and is the city’s only resource to offer 24 hour support to young mothers and their children. The project is owned by LHT, managed by SHAP since 2007 and funded by Liverpool City Council.
At 4,167m, Mount Toubkal is the highest mountain in North Africa. The climb to the summit is challenging, but it requires little mountaineering experience the panoramic views from the summit over the High Atlas are truely outstanding. The 5 day trek to the summit of North Africa’s highest mountain is an exhilarating challenge one that requires little trekking experience and rewards you with truly outstanding panoramic views of the High Atlas.
After our arrival in Marrakech we some time to explore the city before our short transfer to the Berber village of Imlil where we begin our trek slowly making our way to the Toubkal Refuge, we pass through terraced fields and remote villages which will give us a great insight into Berber life.
Itinerary: (excluding flights)
Day 1: Arrival Marrakech, City tour, Transfer to Imlil overnight local gite.
Day 2: Walk from Imlil to Azib Tamsoult 2400m (camp).
Day 3: Trek from Azib Tamsoult to Neltner Refuge (camp).
Day 4: Summit Mt Toubkal and return to Imlil village overnight gite.
Day 5: Transfer to Marrakech, free time for shopping before flight home.
Date: 27th – 31st August 2014
Registration Fee: £100.00
Minimum Sponsorship: £535.00, with £235.00 of the sponsorship paying the trek balance, minimum of £300.00pp helping support SHAP.
If you’d like to join us on this adventure and raise funds to help us support and care for teenage parents in Liverpool a registration fee of £100.00 is required to secure your place on the challenge, this can be done by simply clicking the BOOK NOW Logo and enter your details or feel free to contact us email@example.com