A Guide to Rapids Camp Sagana
Rapids Camp Sagana is one of the fastest growing adventure camps in Kenya. With a river frontage of about 450m and the largest waterfall in Kenya in terms of volume, the camp has very huge boulders of rocks which are good for rock climbing adventures and other team building exercises.
Our client base ranging from corporates to leading schools in Nairobi Kenya, organized groups, have no doubt that the camp is unmatched in Kenya. Rapids Camp Sagana was dubbed as the Most amazing Site of the year 2008, when we hosted the first ever Kayaking championship /Olympic qualifier in Africa. Rapids Camp falls is a favorite natural hotspot attraction for locals and travelers in Kenya. Combined with small great canyons and steep gorges curved by the Sagana river, grade 5 rapids and boulders geographically places Rapids camp as a leading adventure spot in Kenya.
Sometimes Rapids Camp is called “The Adrenaline Camp” due to its spectacular view making it one the best Camp in Kenya or rafting viewing base. Visit us for a camping expedition next to the amazing Rapids waterfalls that give a fabulous roar combined with the famous 40 ft plunge that makes Rapids Camp the leading Adventure spot in Sagana Kenya. We would like to provide our services to private or corporate clients and hope you will find Rapids Camp a thrill and a useful partner in the tour industry. Due to our low overheads we will provide quality services at competitive rates.While in Kenya ,whether for picnic or camping ,Rapids Camp is one of the best team building venues in Kenya or known as Sagana Camp.
Rapids Camp is a place to get away, relax, breath in the fresh air and enjoy the outdoorsin Kenya. We offer unique location exceptional facilities and fun facilities for picnic that make every event memorable. Our camp has manicured lawns and has rocks, that families camping can dare climb and are very safe. Rapids Camp Sagana is a perfect place for group outings, company meetings, team building schools, churches, families, weddings and all manner of reception (Barbecues) and a picnic site in Kenya.
Its a one of a kind experience that can offer your group a wide variety of activities to all age groups. Climb the 40ft long rock, over looking the Rapids falls, try sport fishing, stretch in the lovely manicured lawns. Test your children skills in our range of activities. Go to the nearby hill called the moonlight hill with your family and see the vicinity of Mt.Kenya with the amazing snow on top. Seat and cook next to Rapids falls and roast your barbecue or even try the picnic breakfast. Good for corporate team building. All Camping groups, team building or picnic folks in Kenya, should ensure you you obtain a receipt for all payments made from the Camp office.Remember to carry your camera when making a trip to Sagana Camp. Our photo gallary potrays what you find one the ground in Sagana.All the photos have been taking from the Rapids Camp not copy and paste.
What to do at Rapids Camp Sagana
Enjoy time communing with nature at the lush and scenic grounds right by the River Sagana with the magnificent waterfalls and clear skies for company. Rapids Camp enjoys partnerships with a range of camping associations such as Kenya Wildlife Service and Kenya Forest Services, making our Camp the best place to camp in Kenya.
For small and large groups, the lush grounds at the Rapids Camp provide a great environment for fun picnics. You can carry packed snacks or have the Camp staff organize some food for your group. Take in the scenic grounds and listen to the majestic falls as you leisurely have your meal.
Whether for a birthday, a family reunion or an end-year office party, the Rapids Camp offers the ultimate environment for a true celebration. We also have evening celebrations next to our bonfire and the night camp fire for bonding for an endless party.
At Rapids Camp, every first Saturday of every month is Nyama Choma Day. Certainly, the undisputed truly Kenyan practice is eating Nyama Choma; as it’s not just the meat itself but the whole experience. Nyama Choma at the Rapids Camp is made even more novel because the meal is served at a spot overlooking the grandeur of the Rapids waterfalls.
White Water Rafting
For the adventure seekers, enjoy the adrenaline rush high when rafting in River Tana which provides grade3- 5 rapids. Rapids Camp is amongst the few places in Kenya which offers white water rafting due to its massive and magnificent waterfall.
With its plunging height of 40 ft, the Rapids waterfall and the subsequent wild waters of the Sagana River is a great place for kayaking. The Camp has experienced instructors to guide the experts and introduce the amateurs to kayaking.
For the expert birdwatchers or the amateurs, Rapids Camp offers an opportunity to learn and observe a variety of birds ranging from the grassland crane to guinea fowl in their natural habitats in Kenya
Game fishing at the Rapids Camp takes place right next to the amazing Rapids waterfalls which keep you company as you haul in a good catch of fish including Tilapia and Cat fish.
As rock climbing continues to gain ground as one of our most popular activities in Kenya, Rapids Camp offers the best recreation rock climbing areas, aimed at giving you time to enjoy the grandeur of the landscape as you enjoy the outdoors in Sagana. There are many unique routes and expert climbing guides so that anyone at all skill levels can give this activity a try.
Bungee Jumping ,Sagana Kenya
An adrenalin pumping ground activity at the Rapids Camp that involves a dive from a structure 60m in height for that exhilarating free falling sensation. The thrill comes as much from the free-falling as from the rebounds and gives you a totally exhilarating feeling.
River trekking is a combination of trekking and climbing and sometimes swimming along the river. It involves particular techniques like, climbing on wet surfaces, understanding the geographical features of river and valleys, finding out possible exits from the river. Sagana and Mathioya rivers offers perfect place for this type of river activity.
River glides involve sliding into a whirlpool that spins you around a number of times before you are spilled into the mighty Sagana River in a section of the river that has grade 3 rapids. A life vest keeps you afloat and buoyant once you are thrown into the river.
This is the equivalent of surfing in the ocean where you can ride the waves of the Sagana River just as one does on the ocean. The board is attached to your hand for your safety and depending on the wind you can either have a fast ride or a casual escapade on the lazy river waves.
Both for education and for fun, river trekking can be done at both amateur and professional levels. The walks can be as short as 300m or as long as 2km.
How to get to Rapids Camp Sagana
By road: Rapids Camp Sagana is Located 106 Kilometers from Nairobi in Sagana off Muranga-Nyeri Road just 2.5 Hours from Nairobi making it very easy to access.
A Map to Rapids Camp Sagana
Rapids Camp Sagana Contacts
Attraction Type: Scenery & Wildlife
Category: Waterfalls, River
Rapids Camp: P. O. Box 66908 – 00200, City Square – Nairobi Kenya
General Enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org
Camp: +254 732 308 026
Office: +254 722 308 026, +254 737 559 547 +254 719 282 026
Location: Sagana Town, Sagana Muranga Road
Entrance Fee: Yes