Lolldaiga Hills Logo
corner left-topcorner right-top
Lolldaiga Hills Ltd.
Sustainability Centre Eastern Africa &
Lolldaiga Hills Research Programme
corner left-bottomcorner right-bottom

Experience 200 km2 of awe-inspiring natural environment

Cheetahs

The perfect combination of commercial livestock ranching and wildlife conservation


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.

Latest News

Large eyes snake Telescopes dharma (1) small

Large-eyed snake (Telescopus dhara) on Lolldaiga Hills Ranch

A large-eyed snake (or Arabian cat snake) Telescopus dhara was captured in central Lolldaiga Hills Ranch at ca. 2,100 m asl.

read more

Latest Blog Post

Diplolophium africanum small

Diplolophium africanum: A common but little-known plant on Lolldaiga Hills Ranch, Kenya

One of most widespread, common, distinctive, and little-known plants on Lolldaiga Hills Ranch is Diplolophium africanum, a member of the Carrot Family. The species is not edible to any vertebrates except, perhaps donkeys.

read more

Latest Instagram

Join us now on Instagram

visit our page

Latest Portfolio

Black-chested snake eagle

Paul Benson – January 2017

Paul Benson is a professional wildlife photographer with an extensive knowledge about Laikipia’s flora and fauna. Paul is based in Laikipia and organizing photography courses on Lolldaiga Hills Ranch!

read more
  • Walking safaris

    Activities
    Walking Safaris
    Have fun!

    Walking safari
  • Horseback safaris

    Activities
    Horseback Safaris
    Have fun!

    Horseback safaris
  • Sundowner

    Activities
    Sundowner
    Have fun!

    Sundowner
  • Picnic

    Activities
    Picnic
    Have fun!

    Picnic
  • Birdwatching

    Activities
    Birdwatching
    Have fun!

    Birdwatching
  • Camping

    Activities
    Camping
    Have fun!

    Camping
  • Species List

    Interested which species are supported by the Lolldaiga Hills? Click here to see our species lists!

    Species List
  • Instant Wild

    See what is happening in the Lolldaiga Hills right now. Check out our instant camera traps!

    Instant Wild
  • iNaturalist

    Take your binos and share your Lolldaiga Hills sightings with us! Your help is much appreciated!

    Share Your Sightings