Category: Hiking

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Ngong Hills

The Ngong Hills’ proximity to Nairobi, 22km southwest of the city, makes it a very popular weekend destination for visitors from all over the country. Some come for walks while others picnic or worship...

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Ol Donyo Sabuk

Revised July 7 2016 The Ol Donyo Sabuk mountain, also known as Kilimambogo or Buffalo Mountain, is situated about 70km north-east of Nairobi, and about 25km east of Thika town. It is a National...

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Hikers Kenya

The yearnings by some of Nairobi’s professionals in the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) industry to get away from their virtual reality behind computer screens, and experience more of the real world, led to...

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Mountain Club of Kenya

Initially called Mountain Club of East Africa from inception in 1938, this club was reformed in 1949 with its current name. It’s goal is to promote mountaineering in Kenya. While their focus is rock...

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Oloroka, near Oltepesi

The Oloroka massif standing at 2048m above sea level at its highest (olesekut summit), is one of two mountains flanking the little town of Oltepesi, also known by the locals as Tinga, sitting on...

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Ole Sayeti

For those who like getting off the beaten track, then Ole Sayeti is one such place. A trip to this little known hill on the floor of the Great Rift Valley about 50km from...

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Ol Donyo Orok, Western Side

The Ol Donyo Orok, also known as Namanga Hill soars to an elevation of 2,548m above sea level. Clear mountain river waters, boulders sculptured by centuries of water erosion, and caves carved into the river and mountain sides provide a most rewarding outdoor experience for hiking enthusiasts.