Category Archive: News

Aug 20

Karura Colobus Population Now Two Dozen

Colobus Mum

Colobus Monkeys (Colobus guereza kikuyuensis) are being successfully re-introduced to the forest. Under the careful and experienced protocols of the Institute of Primate Research (http://www.primateresearch.org/), FKF, along with KFS and KWS, and with more generous support from AFEW (African Fund for Endangered Wildlife) has been working hard to bring this iconic highlands primate back to …

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Aug 20

Northern Bike Trail

Bike Track

With the building of a bridge across the Karura River beyond Junction 12a, and the new bike trail from Junction 12 to the bridge, bikers can now access the northern bike trail directly from KFEET. The other direct access to the trail is from the ‘Sharks Gate’ (Gate ‘C’) entrance off Kiambu Road. The gate, …

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Jul 16

New Bridges in Sigiria

New Gitathuru bridge

FKF Scouts led by John Chege and Peter Kamau have built foot bridges across the Gitathuru River near Junction 70 (left) and a bit further upstream between 74 and 75 (right).