Nature and Wildlife

Elgeyo Marakwet boasts one of the most spectacular stretches of the Great African Rift Valley, with one breath-taking view after another.

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See Torok River plunging over the edge, creating Kenya‘s highest waterfall at 200 meters!

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Most of the County‘s water comes from Cherangani Hills, which are partially covered by a dense rainforest of rosewood, podocarpus and African cedar trees wearing long, green beards of moss.

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The adjacent Kerio Valley is a sharp contrast with impressive features such as scorching acacia bush.  

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The Chebloch Gorge is a narrow pass of Kerio River lined with black basalt

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Rimoi National Reserve, the only wildlife park of the County is home to herds of elephants and a true safari country! 

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