Wild camp at old Kokai Camp – Illeret – cross unmarked and unmanned Kenya/Ethiopian border – Turmi/Omorate tarred road – Omorate – Turmi – Mango Camp.
Total distance travelled and time taken.
196km and 10hr.
Route breakdown and details.
• Kokai – Illeret police station, dirt roads/tracks decent enough if taken slowly. 30km and 1hr 50min.
• Illeret – unmarked border, minor tracks but not too testing. 21km and 1hr 10min. •
Border – tar of Turmi to Omorate road. Tracks as above. 54km and 2hr 45min.
• Tar – Omorate Immigration. 17km and 40 min (heavy rain).
• Omorate – Mango Campsite. Tar until Turmi. 78km and 1hr 15min (Wayne’s car in limp mode).