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Dec 19, 2017 - Arusha National Park

Arusha National Park Mt. Meru is protected by this park. The 5th largest in Africa it is higher than Lesotho’s mighty peaks and would receive much more attention if not for its grand cousin to the East. Had an energetic day driving and hiking up to the Meru crater at 2600m and then canoeing around the Momella Lakes with the hippos. The crater was spectacular as it is bounded by a volcanic ash cone and 1500m high cliffs up to the peak. We picked up an armed ranger for the drive and hike as the buffalo love the lush grass on the crater floor...

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