Located almost at 150 km/93 mi from Nairobi City, Mt. Kenya is located just south of the equator, offering three climbing routes, namely Naro-Moru, Sirimon and Chogoria. Mt. Kenya has magnificent cliffs and glaciers that protect the highest peaks. Highest peaks here are Batian at 5199 m/17057 ft, Nelion at 5188 m/17021 ft and Point Lenana at 4985 m/16355 ft.
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Mountain Biking in Camp Robinson, North Little Rock, Arkansas USA
CARP Camp Robinson is a 37 mi / 59.54 km trail. It is actually a loop of trails, but the entrance is mainly one. In order to have access to the trails, you should acquire a sportsman’s pass. You can take the pass at the gate M-F from 8.00 am to 4.00 pm. You can also buy the CARP membership card for ten dollars from the Arkansas Cycling and Fitness. Trails vary from easy to harder and they are well maintained with decent climbs, offering you some great speed.
The easy trails are the Airport loop, the two bridges and Yucca. The intermediate trails consist of Buddha, Portopotty, Ball of Nails and Advanced Trig. You can start your warm up on the new trail called Turn Turn Turn and then move on to the more difficult ones. Keep in mind that you should have water supplies with you, because there is nowhere to fill up. While entering, it is best to sign in at the fire station for your own safety.
So, if you like to keep things interesting and change up your route every time, there is no better place to visit than Camp Robinson. Just get out and ride!!!