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Buffalo Springs National Reserve reviews

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Buffalo Springs. Small wonderland park in Kenya

Views: 159 Visited: Aug 2018 Reviewed: Oct 15, 2018

We offer safaris to the Buffalo Springs Reserve which is located in the Samburu District 325 Km's North of Nairobi.

Buffalo Springs National Reserve takes its name from an oasis of limpid crystal clear water at the western end of the sanctuary. In addition to the wildlife found in Buffalo Springs National Reserve, the common zebra is also an attraction often marching with its cousin, the Grevy Zebra, although they do not interbreed. read more

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The springs of life

Views: 538 Visited: Sep 2013 Reviewed: Mar 09, 2014

Tucked in the arid parts of northern Kenya is the Buffalo Springs National Reserve, eponymously named after springs in the park. The park is vast with endless plains of scrub and thorny bushes. Being on the rain shadow of Mt. Kenya, I found this place a bit hot. The animal population here I can say is medium. There are numerous herds of the endangered Gravvy zebra, the reticulated giraffe, elephants and many of the big game. What I never saw w... read more

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The Stanning Buffalo Springs National Reserve

Views: 677 Visited: Mar 2011 Reviewed: Sep 08, 2013

During the month of March, 2011, we visited the awesome Buffalo Springs National Reserve. The National Reserve is bordered by Samburu National Reserve, which is divided by the Ewaso Nyiro River. We got an open Safari truck that drove us through the reserve’s bumpy and rough road where we could see different kinds of animals. I happened to see some remarkable crocodiles, which were so huge, on the banks of this river. I could also see some big ... read more

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Almost lost

Views: 582 Visited: Apr 2009 Reviewed: Aug 06, 2013

Whoa! What are you doing this far north?!
Well, you will be rewarded for your intrepid nature, I assure you.
There are many of the same fantastic fauna that you can see elsewhere in Buffalo Springs. The true value here lies in the fact that you DID come this far north.
The change is radical, as you stand at the edge of a desert/nearly wasteland that stretches northeast well over 1000 miles to the Gulf of Aden. What does that area encompass?... read more

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