The Aberdare’s Fishing Lodge – Travel Kenya – Kenya, Africas’ Safari Destination

The Fishing Lodge is located in the Aberdare National Park about 180 Kilometers from Nairobi and just 40 kilometers from Nyeri town. Gaining entry to the park is by KWS Smartcard. The lodge has two houses each with three bedrooms, two ensuite bathrooms in each house. Two of the rooms in each house have one double & one single bed. The third rooms has one single bed.
Bed linen and towels, kitchen utensils, Cutlery provided, Gas cooker, Paraffin lamps are provided in the lodge and a Caretaker is always available.

The Fishing Lodge is easily accessible both by air from Mweiga airstrip & Nyeri airstrip or by road from Nairobi. The park lies 200 kms from Nairobi when using the Nyeri gates,138 km using Naivasha Mutubio gate and 233 km when using the Nyahururu route past Thomson’s falls along Nyahururu-Nyeri highway. A road runs across the park from the eastern to the Mutubio gate on the west of the park. The road network is excellent though Four wheel vehicles make it when wet.

Some of the major attractions when at Fishing Lodge in the Aberdare National Park include game viewing, trout fishing at the Chania river, climbing the Lesatima peak, elephants, black rhinos, famous Tree-tops lodge, Mau mau caves used for hideout during the freedom fight, rugged terrain and moorlands suitable for walks, great clear streams flowing from its scenic slopes.

Other accommodation facilities in Aberdare National Park include the Ruhuruini camp, Sapper huts and many others within the park or around the park.

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