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A hiker in orange jacket and black pants points upwards using a trekking pole near a rocky outcrop - hiking in kenya at rurimeria

Kenya Hiking Trails — An A to Z Guide To Help You Find The Best Trails For Hiking In Kenya

Kenya is home to spectacular hiking trails—from beautiful open moorland trails to steep rocky summits. Hikers in Kenya are spoilt for choice, with different routes available for all competency levels. This guide is for new hikers looking to try or discover new trails—and even veteran hikers revisiting their favorite spots. It highlights multiple hiking trails only a few hours away from the city.

Hiker in a green jacket looks towards Mount Kenya Peaks from a distance at day break - The New Altomatum

The New Altomatum — Three Weekends of Madness

If day hikes no longer excite you or you’ve already been to most hiking destinations, it’s time to let the beast hiker in you rise to the occasion. And The Altomatum is just the challenge for you! Your strength, endurance, and determination will be tested. You will question your sanity, as your faith in your hiking ability is given a good shakedown. If you are an advanced hiker, we are confident that you will sail through.

three hikers standing on a trail - Nyandarua Circuit - Outdoorer KE

Nyandarua Circuit – Bundled Ticket

You’ve been everywhere, done it all, seen it all, hiked them all; it is time to up your game and unleash the beast in you. The Nyandarua Circuit is a two-traverse challenge that gets you around the entire Aberdare Range — while offering you cost savings.

sleeping warrior hike - outdoorer ke

Sleeping Warrior Quest

The Sleeping Warrior hiking trail begins at the Lake Elementaita Park gate, with an initial 8 km trek on a dusty path along the shores of Lake Elmentaita. The hills and the lake are surrounded by beautiful marshland vegetation, home to buffalo and over 400 species of birds. Trail options: 10km, 12km, 19km

Two hikers holding shoulders overlooking the rising sun ona snowy mountainside - Beginner to Kenya - Train for Mt Kenya

Beginner to Mt Kenya in 90 Days: #Resolutions2023

In the program, we make the trek step by step towards your goals as we challenge ourselves to set new personal milestones and encourage you to do the same. The Beginner to Mt Kenya in 90 Days program is a 13-week, 7-event outdoor fitness course, specially designed to meet the needs of a beginner, and get them to Mt Kenya Point Lenana in 90 days. The course features six prep hikes with increasing difficulty, targeted toward building resilience.