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July 29 @ 6:30 am - 4:30 pm

Free – KSh1,000

Embark on a thrilling journey through the Gatanga region, starting at an old fishing camp and leading to a giant Mugumo tree. From there, we’ll cross the beautiful Chania River and come upon a stunning double-tier waterfall. This trail, just like the meaning in Kikuyu, will surely shock and awe you at every turn. The views of the surrounding landscape are breathtaking, and the natural beauty of the area will leave you in awe. So come join us on this exciting adventure and discover the hidden wonders of the Gatanga region for yourself!

Feature image courtesy of Cosmas Rotich


  • Double tier waterfall
  • Duff mpararo(Swimming)
  • Forest Trail
  • Views of Nyandarua ranges


0630h: Departure Time 

Location: At the benches near Bata shop, Hilton (opposite Kencom)

Route: Nrbi – Gatanga

0830h: Hike Briefing & Stretches

0840h: Start the hike

1500h: Complete hike 

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

About this activity

Difficulty: Moderate

Duration: 5 hrs

Distance: 15km

Terrain: Includes some steep sections

Trailhead:  Kimakia KFS station

Trail Type: Out and back

What’s Included

  • Friendly, professional guide.
  • Making the tour fun, interesting, and engaging.

What’s Not Included

  • Transport (Ksh 600)
  • KFS Fee (Ksh 232 citizens,464 residents,696 non residents)
  • Meals

Where Do We Meet?

Outside Bata shop Hilton (opposite Kencom). The guide will be at the meet-up point.

This trip is Self-drive friendly and has safe parking:- Pin location

Know before you go

  • The trail is not for kids under 10 years
  • Please follow COVID-19 safety rules.
  • After buying a ticket, you’ll receive an email confirmation. Message us if you don’t get one.
  • The guide’s contact info is at the bottom of this page. Contact them about the hike.

Our Safety Pledge

We prioritize your safety. Professional, well-known local guides conduct our hikes. Our guides carry First-Aid Kits and emergency contacts. For more safety information, contact us.

Cancellation Policy

Hikers that wish to cancel more than 48 hours before the hike will be issued a 50% refund of the total hiking fees. Those that cancel 48 hours or less to the actual date will not be refunded. No shows will not be refunded either.


  1. Hiking Gear Guide
  2. Hiking Gear Vendors
  3. Trail Difficulty Guide
  4. Whatsapp Text Helpline
  5. Drift Shop
  6. Book a Private Drift


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July 29
6:30 am - 4:30 pm
Free – KSh1,000
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