To find the animal, one would have to climb Ethiopia's highest peak -- Ras Dashen mountain stands at 14,700 feet tall. Home to Ethiopia’s tallest mountain, Ras Dashen (4,543 meters), the region is known for its unique and spectacularly wild landscape with breathtaking views of deep ravines and gorges, soaring rock spires and lush plateaus populated with wild flowers. Trek up the Valley from your campsite to the small village of Mizma. From here, a steep climb brings you to an impressive amphitheater made … - and all in one trek. Ras Dashen Mountain Photos. Climbing photos at Ras Dashen uploaded by users of mountain-forecast.com In the Horn of Africa lie the Ethiopian Highlands – a range of rugged mountains that form the largest elevated area in the continent, stretching across Ethiopia and Eritrea, and cut in two by the Great Rift Valley. Ras Dashen peak, 4,550 meters. Ethiopian Mountains, several mountain groups on the central and western plateaus of Ethiopia, in northeastern Africa, probably of early volcanic origin.The most notable of these is the Simien Mountains, the highest point of which is Ras Dejen (or Dashen), 14,872 feet (4,533 metres) high.Other groups are the Ch’ok’ē Mountains, the Lasta and Amhara-Saint massifs, and the Gemu Massif. Join us on a trek through the spectacular Simien Mountains to reach Ras Dashen, Ethiopia’s highest peak – standing at 4550m.. We’ll spend 5 days trekking through dramatic scenery and rugged landscapes – from deep canyons fed by plummeting waterfalls to open moorland tundra scattered with giant lobelias and passing traditional rural villages and farmland for an insight into local life. Trek in Ethiopia's Simien Mountains and discover abundant wildlife, beautiful scenery, welcoming villagers and Ethiopia's highest mountain, Ras Dashen, 4,550m/14,928ft. The Simien Mountain range is a rugged and remote chain of mountains stretching across northern Ethiopia. Trek Ambiquo - Ras Dashen - Ambiquo; early morning departure to the summit of Ras Dashen, at 4,543 meters, Africa’s fourth highest peak. "This area is known as Kechomo Buhayit. The Ras Dashen Mountain is the highest peak and Mountain Ethiopia and in Africa it holds the position of 10 th. But he is now hoping to climb one of Africa's tallest mountains, Ras Dashen in Ethiopia. He will use a ground-breaking buggy to get him up most of the 4500m mountain… Ras Dejen (Ge'ez: ራስ ደጀን rās dejen, Amharic "head guard"), also known as Ras Dashen, is the highest mountain in Ethiopia and tenth highest mountain of Africa.Part of Semien Mountains National Park located in the Amhara Region, it reaches an elevation of 4,550 metres (14,930 ft). Ras Dejen (4,533m), Bwahit (4,430m) and Silki (4,420m) were formed from the outer core of this ancient volcano. The Kidus Yared peak is situated near the center of the shield volcano. The extreme escarpment in Simien appears to be a precondition for the formation of the extended uplift of the whole mountain massif 75 million years ago.