Astun is located in the source of Aragon river, in the Pyrenees mountains near the borders of Spain with France. The station occupies two high mountain valleys, La Raca and Truchas each of which is accessible by a chairlift. The temperature varies from 2°C/35.6°F to 19°C/66.2°F throughout the year, with January being the coldest and August the warmest month. It is an ideal spot for many activities and excursions all around the year.
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Mountain Biking in Kerio Valley, Eldoret, Rift Valley Kenya
Kerio Valley descends at 1219 m/4000 ft. The valley consists of semi – tropical vegetation on the slopes and dry thorn bush at the base. Kerio Valley’s eroded blocks of the Eastern Rift Valley provide with a magnificent scenery. The valley is 80 km/49.7 mi at its widest point and a depth of 1219 m/4000 ft.
The floor of the valley is covered with thorn-bush and the biking tour lasts between 2-3 hours. All levels of bikers can enjoy the spectacular views in this escarpment. The terrain generally consists of a mixture of tarmac and red laterite roads.
Moderate riders can be treated to the highland plateaus and tarmac roads with excellent scenery while the hardcore riders can meet the challenging hills rising above the plateau with steep climbs and descents!!! Advance booking is required.
Relevant activites based in Kenya
Tuesday to Saturday the charge is 13$ for 100 balls per head. On Sundays we give a discount whereby the charge is 10$ for 150 balls per person, which is inclusive of the protective gears and all the equipment used in the game.
We also have lunchbox packages that go for 20$ and salad packages for 15$ inclusive of the game. Each game session goes for 1 hour and 30 minutes.
We are open from 9.30 am to 4.30 pm.