Lake Bogoria National Reserve
Is considered a bird haven with over 310 species of birds and 50 migratory species of birds – 374 bird species have been recorded.
It is also home of Africa’s most magnificent antelope, the greater kudu, and of other savannah wildlife: Zebra, impala, Gra nt’s Gazelle, Klipspringer, buffalo, dik dik and Patas monkey, among others.
Predators include the leopard, cheetah, hyena, mongoose, jackal and Karakul cat.
In the recent past, it has become most stable home of the lesser flamingo with a population approaching two million birds. This is in addition to more than 310 resident and 50 migratory species of birds – 374 bird species have been recorded.
Most animals are seen early in the morning or in late afternoon due to the hot weather conditions.
It is well known for its hot springs and geysers dotting the southern shore of the lake. In the steam jets, where an egg can be boiled and cooked in seven minutes!
The hot springs are natural spas and steam baths. The hot spring water geysers are extremely hot – the gushing out water is at boiling point and visitors are forewarned to be Careful.
Things to do while at Lake Baringo National Reserve
– boat trips,
– game watching,
– nature walking,