Mt Kenya is also Known as the mountain of God by its inhabitant foothills. It is the only place in world where snow is found at the equator. Mount Kenya is Africa’s second largest and Kenya’s highest peak Batian (5199) with a variety of habitat. They include alpine zone, bamboo forest, giant groundsel and snowfields. Its home to wide variety of animals and birdlife species. The Big five, giant forest hogs and cats are seen. The high altitude has some very unique birds which include Mackinder’s eagle owl, Alpines swifts and scarlet tufted malachite Sunbird
In addition to birding one can also go mountain climbing, cave exploration, game viewing and walking safari. A Mount kenya hiking expedition is always very rewarding .
The park can be accessed via its six gates.
Guest houses ,Banda and campsites are available for guests.