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Name: Harvey Croze
Date registered: 7 April 2012

Latest posts

  1. Forest Gates to be Locked at 19:00 — 29 March 2017
  2. Control Your Dog — Even in Off-Leash Areas — 3 March 2017
  3. Updated Karura Forest Map Now Available — 22 December 2016
  4. Bikes now for hire at Kiambu Road gate — 12 September 2016
  5. TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016 — 25 May 2016

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Mar 29

Forest Gates to be Locked at 19:00

Gates Locked 19:00

Mar 03

Control Your Dog — Even in Off-Leash Areas

Kitisuru hyena

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Dec 22

Updated Karura Forest Map Now Available

Sep 12

Bikes now for hire at Kiambu Road gate

There are now bikes for hire at Gate C on Kiambu Road (a.k.a. Sharks Gate). You asked, we listened. There is a new depot at Sharks open 7 days a week, 8:00-18:00 (last time for returns: no hires after 16:00). Prices remain the same, 500/= for a two-hour hire. There are 15 top-notch trail bikes …

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May 25

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016

One again — three years in a row — visitors have given Karura top marks as the 4th best attraction (out of 112 Things to Do) in Nairobi.  

Sep 29

Tara Path Now On-Leash for Dogs

Dogs on Leash

Dog Walkers in northern part of the main forest Please Take Note. Tara Path together with the new picnic site along the Ruaka River near the Tree Outlook Platform is now an On-Leash zone. The whole of Wangari Maathai Track and Muhugu Trail remains off-leash, for the time being (see map). That still gives you and …

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Apr 25

Useful Karura Contact Numbers

Kenya Forest Service Corp. Okoth . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0721 483017 Sgt. Muturi . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0712 575708 Sgt. Catherine . . . . . . . . . . . 0725 370990 Ag RC Dickson …

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