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Gatamaiyu 2

August 7 @ 7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Free – KSh1,000

The 2nd of the scenic 5 series of Gatamaiyu waterfalls, Gatamaiyu 2 is one of our earliest discoveries and remains king for its series of attractions. Recommended for beginners, Intermediate hikers, or anyone who loves ‘duff mpararo’

Itinerary

0700h: Departure At the benches near Bata shop, Hilton (opposite Kencom)

Route: Nrbi – Githunguri – Ha Gakuru

0835h: Hike Briefing & Stretches

0850h: Start the hike

1500h: Complete hike 

About this activity

Difficulty: Moderate

Duration: 5 hrs

Distance: 14km

Elevation: Steep in select areas

Trailhead: Ha Gakuru shopping center

Trail Type: Point to point

Trail end: Githunguri town

EXPERIENCE

Highlights  

  • 2 Waterfalls
  • Duff mpararo (River swimming)

Charges Includes  

  • Instructor/guide fee
  • Experience

Charges Excludes

  • Transport Fees(Ksh 300)
  • Meals

What to bring

  • Waterproof hiking shoes
  • Rain gear in case it rains
  • Swimming costume
  • Warm clothing
  • A wide-brimmed hat, Sunscreen
  • Snacks
  • 2Litres drinking water

Know before you go

  • The guide’s contact is available at the bottom of this page. Feel free to get in touch with them with any queries regarding this hike.
  • The trail is suitable for beginner hikers and kids.
  • The starting point of this hike is not the endpoint.
  • This trail is NOT self-drive-friendly.
  • For group travel via public transport, we will meet up at the benches near Bata shop Hilton (opposite Kencom). The guide will be at the meet-up point. Kindly keep time.
  • Late cancellations will not be refunded.
  • Kindly observe the COVID-19 health safety regulations.
  • By getting a ticket, you agree to the T&C’s of Lets Drift.
  • Please note that this hike is on unless communicated otherwise. You will get an email confirmation of your booking once you purchase your ticket. See you on the trails!

Resources

    1. Hiking Gear Vendors
    2. Hiking Gear Guide
    3. Trail Difficulty Guide
    4. Trail Gallery
    5. Strava Routes
    6. Guide Bios
    7. Participation Badges
    8. Whatsapp Text Helpline
    9. Drift Shop
    10. Book a Private Drift
    11. Rate Lets Drift on Google

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Details

Date:
August 7
Time:
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free – KSh1,000
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Organizer

Jovial James
Phone:
0701855344

Venue

kagwe

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