PARKS AND RESERVES
Parks and reserves managed by KWS
The Fishing Lodge Guest House
Location: Central highlands west of Mount Kenya. Approximately 180 km from Nairobi (via Nyeri) depending on entry gate. Distances from Nyeri: Treetops Gate 17km, Ark Gate 28 km, Ruhuruini Gate 20km, Kiandogoro Gate 30 km, Wanderis Gate 37 km. Distance from Naivasha: Mutubio Gate 50 km.
Accommodation: Set in the central moorlands of southern Aberdare the Aberdare Fishing Lodge comprises two timber cabins lying near each other. Each cabin has three bedrooms. Two bedrooms have one double and one single bed and one bedroom has a single bed.
Park highlights: Spectacular waterfalls, moorland scenery, and colorful flora.
Activities: Trout fishing, (fishing license available at the Park Gate), walking, trekking, and climbing
Wildlife: Includes; elephant, sykes’ and colobus monkey, leopard, lion, black rhino, giant forest hog, bushbuck, buffalo, bush duiker, suni, serval, reedbuck, eland and rare bongo antelope.
Birds: The prolific birdlife features 250 recorded species.
How to get there:
Open: Daily 6.00 a.m.- 7.00 p.m. including public holidays. Note: no entry is allowed on foot and visitors will not be allowed entry after 6.15 p.m.
SafariCard’ required? Entry is by Safari Card only; cards can be obtained and loaded only at the Park HQ at Mweiga (close to Treetops Gate).