Hell’s Gate National Park covers an area of 68.25 square km and is situated in the environs of Lake Naivasha about 90 km from Nairobi. The park is situated 14 km after the turnoff from the old Nairobi-Naivasha highway. It is characterised by diverse topography and geological scenery. It is an important home of the lammergeyer.

Hell’s Gate or Njorowa Gorge is situated in Nakuru District, Rift Valley Province, covering an Area of 68 square km. The climate is warm and dry.

Major attractions

  • Game viewing,
  • Raptor nesting in cliffs,
  • Spectacular gorge walk,
  • hot springs, scenic landscape,
  • the Geothermal Station,
  • Masai culture.


  • Hiking,
  • camping,
  • rock climbing,
  • biking,
  • bird watching
  • And wildlife viewing.