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Kamungu ka Nduma

August 12 @ 6:30 am - 4:00 pm

Free – KSh1,000
kijabe

This is a challenging 6 hour hike for curious hikers. It starts at Gichiengo Shopping center descending steeply through the thick forest vegetation. The hiking route follows the railway line to a little-known train tunnel known by locals as Kamungu ka Nduma translated from Kikuyu meaning A dark tunnel. After exploring the tunnel, we will ascend the Kijabe hill to gorgeous panoramic views at the top and trek through Kijabe forest to our endpoint.

Highlights  

  • Kamungu ka Nduma
  • Breathtaking Kijabe hills
  • Kinale Forest

Itinerary

0630h: Departure At the benches near Bata shop, Hilton (opposite Kencom)

0800h: Start the hike

1600h: Complete hike 

Meet-up Location: Outside Bata Shop, Hilton(opposite Kencom)

Route: Nrbi – Kijabe

About this activity

Difficulty: Challenge

Duration: 6 hrs

Distance: 16km

Maximum altitude: 2700m

Terrain: Very Steep

Trail Type: Out and Back

Trailhead: Kijabe Mission

Trail end: Soko Mjinga

What’s Included

  • Professional, knowledgeable, friendly guide.
  • A commitment to make the tour as exciting, challenging, informative, and full as you’d like, and as is possible in a day.

What’s Not Included

  • Transport Fees(Ksh 600)
  • KFS fee (Ksh 232)
  • Meals 

Where Do We Meet?

For group travel via psv, we will meet up at the benches near Bata shop Hilton (opposite Kencom). The guide will be at the meet-up point.

Our Safety Pledge

Your safety is our top priority. Our experiences are led by professional hiking guides, and well-known local guides who are well versed with the trails they are guiding. All our guides carry a First-aid Kit and have an emergency contact. If you have any further questions about safety, please contact us for more information.

Know before you go

  • The guide’s contact is available at the bottom of this page. Feel free to get in touch with any queries regarding this hike.
  • Kindly note that we do not do pickups along the way.
  • The trail is NOT suitable for kids and beginner hikers.
  • Kindly observe the COVID-19 health safety regulations.
  • You will get an email confirmation of your booking once you purchase your ticket. 

Cancellation Policy

Hikers will receive a 50% refund if they cancel more than 48 hours before the hike. Cancellations made 48 hours or less before the hike date, including no-shows, will not be refunded. Rescheduling is allowed up to 48 hours before the hike, subject to availability.

Resources

  1. Hiking Gear Guide
  2. Hiking Gear Vendors
  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 12
Time:
6:30 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free – KSh1,000
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Venue

Kijabe

Organizer

Weighty Wambugu
Phone:
0715062137

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