Rugged mountain situated within the North Swaka Forest Reserve which rises from the plain abrubtly. The climb includes a bat infested cave which is situated between 4000ft and 5000ft in elevation. This mountain is situated in central Zambia. The nearest small town is Mkushi which is a 3hr drive from the base camp which is to the south west.

Elevation (feet): 6,400
Elevation (meters): 1,951
Continent: Africa
Country: Zambia
Range/Region: Zambia Plateau
Latitude: -13.2
Longitude: 29.36
Best months for climbing: May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
Volcanic status: Extinct
Convenient Center: Mkushi (Only For Food)

Thanks to Simon Hannay and Terrill Thompson for contributing to these details. (View history)

Trip Reports

There is one trip report for Mumpu.

  • Log #21691 - by eagle eye on June 18, 20093.00 stars
    awesome! The first summit was an optional climb lead by the outdoor center at our school. and the second time i was privileged to be part of the team of instructors that took another group up the...