6 Days 5 Nights Jebel M’goun Circuit – Mount M’goun trek central High Atlas
The 6 Days 5 Night Trek M’Goun valley is located in the central part of the High Atlas Mountains. From an administrative point of view belongs to the province of Ouarzazate. The 6 day trek to mount M’goun, M’Goun summit is a popular destination for hikers trekking practicing even if you don’t enjoy the same prestige as the Toubkal. Accidents during M’goun ascent are rare in view of the relatively low altitude of this mountain and the lack of glacier. An 6 Day 5 Night Jebel M’goun Circuit is unforgettable trek to mount M’goun for Lovers of the great outdoors, spectacular scenery and unforgettable meetings, this trip is yours! We will be conducted east of Marrakech, in the heart of the Moroccan High Atlas. Throughout our journey, the high altitude, plateaus, canyons, valleys and rivers provide spectacular dimension to your trip. Then we will visit the “Happy Valley” of Bougmez, an oasis of greenery, before finishing with the visit of Marrakech and its many treasures.
Drive from Marrakech to Agouti In the morning, we transfer by minibus to Agouti There is time to relax at the guesthouse in agouti when we arrive in the late afternoon.
Agouti to Arous Camp overnight.
Trek to Tarkedit Plateau
We walk up in a wild landscape before crossing the Aghouri pass at 3,450m then descend to the wind-eroded and snow-covered high plateau of Tarkedit (2,900m). After lunch (there is a hut on the plateau), we climb up to the southern side of the plateau and establish a camp at 3,400m, directly below M’goun West (3,978m). 7-8 hours walking. Camp.
Ascent of Djebel M'goun (4,068m) to Oulilimt
Today we make our ascent to the summit of Djebel M’goun. The climb follows a long ridge, all at or above 4,000m, which typically takes between 4 and 5 hours to the summit, depending on snow conditions. From the top, there are impressive views across the Draa valley and towards the Sahara Desert to the south. We descend back to Azib Izabine. 8-9 hours. Camp.
Trek Down the valley into Ain Aflafal and to Tighermet & Ait Ahmed (
5 hours walking) Camp.
Climb Tizi n'ait Imi (2960m) then long descent to ait Bougmez valley
and drive back to Marrakech
Included in this trips
English speaking guide, and cook
Muleteers and mules for luggages
Meals on the trek ( 2 lunches + 1 dinner + 1 breakfast ) + bottled mineral water
Accommoadtion in a Berber village (gite)
Transfers from Marrakech – Trek and back
Mess, cooking & toilet tents (camping option in the summer )