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Mt. Longonot National Park Hiking trip

Hosted by the Consul of the Nairobi Hiking Kenya Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Sun 24 Nov 06:30 - 17:30

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Join us for a fun hike with spectacular views at Mt. Longonot National Park. Mt.Longonot is a dormant volcano located southeast of Lake Naivasha in the Rift Valley, 60km northwest of Nairobi. It is protected by the Kenya Wildlife Service as part of Mount Longonot National park. Its name is derived from Maasai name Oloonong’ot meaning ‘Mountain many steep ridges’

The first trail is from the gate to the crater rim, a 3.1 km trail that takes an hour or so depending with your pace. Some parts are challenging.The whole trip takes about 5 hours allowing for necessary rest breaks - parts of the trail are heavily eroded and very steep. The gate elevation is around Protected content and the peak at Protected content
What to wear: Comfortable hiking clothes, comfortable hiking shoes with good grips (some parts are slippery.
What to Carry:
1. Identification Documents
( PS. For residents, please carry proof of residency-your permit card) Citizens, bring your ID.
2.packed lunch, snacks and drinks, sun screen, sunglasses, hat, rain jacket incase of rain.
Citizens: Ksh. 3,000
Residents: Ksh 3,500
Non residents: 5,700
The cost include, transport, parkfees, guide fee, water
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