Have you ever ridden your mountain bike along a herd of zebras? Have you experienced the thrill of riding next to the Pride Rock?
Imagine riding a bike past rhinos and knowing that you are helping to the success of their future. Imagine standing on Point Lenana, Mt Kenya and gazing across the Laikipia landscape, knowing that you have helped the future of wildlife conservation.
All of this and much more is possible if you join on this trip of a lifetime: Adventure For Rhinos.
This trip would not be a success without the many partners both in Kenya and internationally. Each conservancy that this trip passes through is fully supporting the trip and the cause of expanding the rhino landscape. Each lodge and hotel are financially supporting the trip. Other partners, including the flights, the bikes, and extended travel, are partnering to help protect the future of wildlife. Please take a moment to learn about the trip’s partners below.
Lodges & Hotels
The Giraffe Centre is the creation of the African Fund for Endangered Wildlife (A.F.E.W. Kenya), a Kenyan non-profit organization. The centre's main purpose is to educate Kenyan school children and youth on their country’s wildlife and environment, as well as give local and international visitors an opportunity to come into close contact with the world’s tallest species, the giraffe.
Mt. Kenya Wildlife Conservancy and Animal Orphanage
Formed in 2004, the Mount Kenya Wildlife Conservancy helps in raising funds for the wildlife projects of the Mount Kenya Game Ranch. Their goal is to help preserve the unique Mount Kenya ecosystem and biodiversity for all mankind.
Ol Pejeta Conservancy
Ol Pejeta is the largest black rhino sanctuary in east Africa, and home to two of the world’s last remaining northern white rhino. It is the only place in Kenya to see chimpanzees, in a Sanctuary established to rehabilitate animals rescued from the black market. It has some of the highest predator densities in Kenya, and still manages a very successful livestock programme. Ol Pejeta also seeks to support the people living around its borders, to ensure wildlife conservation translates to better education, healthcare and infrastructure for the next generation of wildlife guardians.
Lolldaiga Hills Ranch is a 200 km2 (49,000 acre) livestock ranch and wildlife conservancy. Located 20 km northwest of Mount Kenya at an altitude of 1,700 – 2,300 m, the Ranch has outstanding views of Mount Kenya and the Aberdares. The Lolldaiga Range is an ancient land form, comprising of a series of magnificent high folding hills, cedar forests, open grassland and wooded valleys. A well documented series of archaeological finds, cave paintings and burial mounds show that the Lolldaiga Hills have been a treasured home since early mankind.
The Borana Conservancy is the non-profit conservation organisation dedicated to the sustainable conservation of critical habitat and wildlife. Our mission is to provide a sustainable ecosystem, in partnership with our neighbours and community, for critically endangered species on the brink of extinction. Our holistic approach commits tourism, ranching and other enterprise to building local livelihoods and enhancing ecosystem integrity.
Savage Wilderness leads the way in Kenyan adventure tourism providing unique, breathtaking experiences in one of Nature’s most beautiful environments. Led by an international team of outdoor experts fully trained to provide the highest safety standards; you will cross rivers, plains and plateaus in an extraordinary and unforgettable adventure.
With 25 years flying low over this incredible continent we know it intimately. Following in the footsteps of aviation pioneers, yet flying even wider, deeper and more remotely, we offer a range of air services using a fleet of high performance aircraft, that provide extensive versatility and flexibility to meet a range of aviation needs.
Laikipia Forum (LF) is a membership driven organization located 1.2km from Nanyuki town. Founded in 1992 over a common set of natural resource management issues, the Forum has grown to include 20,000 members. Many of them belong to community natural resources management groups such as Community Forest Associations, Water Resource User Associations, Wildlife Clubs, Conservancies and Group ranches. The Forum will managing the Rhino Revival Fund and implementing the expansion of rhino lands in Laikipia.
African Ascents is a leading mountaineering company in Kenya. The outdoor adventure company specializes in offering trekking safaris on Mt. Kenya, Kilimanjaro, Rwenzoris, Everest Base Camp and several other amazing climbing destinations in Kenya. Julian Wright, the company’s director, is one of the Adventure for Rhinos guides and African Ascents is running the logistics of the trip. African Ascents is dedicated to protecting the future of Mt.Kenya. Mt. Kenya is Laikipia’s water tower and without it the rhinos would have very little chance of surviving.
Let’s Go Travel
Let’s Go Travel is a Kenyan based tour company that specializes in creating authentic safari experiences, whether you are looking for a relaxing family vacation, a romantic beach and bush honeymoon, or a thrilling wildlife adventure. We also offer unbeatable international holiday and world tour packages.
Whatever your needs, our destination experts use their passion and unrivalled knowledge to create a unique vacation around you!