Category Archive: News

Jun 23

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2015


One again visitors have given Karura top marks as the 4th best attraction (out of 81 reviewed) in Nairobi.  

Mar 12

Karura Colobus Population Reaches 86

Colobus Mum

With more Colobus Monkeys transfers into the Karura Forest just before the recent rains, the total number has climbed to 86: a good start for a healthy population. The target is 100, according to the estimated availability of food plants for the monkeys.  The black-and-whites are settling in and beginning to spread out: recently they have been spotted along …

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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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