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Lukenya base cliffs (East Side and South corner) 
Lukenya mountain top Camping Area 
Nemesis Crag 

Lukenya Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Keith B. Ives on May 28, 2010
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Must get permission from Mountain Club of Kenya:


Variety of shaded and exposed areas. Crags at the base of the hill have more vegetation. Mostly trad routes, but access to top makes top-rope an option too. Mountain Club of Kenya owns the land, grants access for non-members, & has guide-books available.

Getting There 

30 mins south of Nairobi.

Climbing Season

For the Africa area.

Weather station 10.7 miles from here

10 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

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Peaches and Cream 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  Africa : Kenya : ... : Nemesis Crag
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By Chris Nischan
Dec 26, 2011
On the other side of the trad routes are some awesome sport routes and hard boulder problems tucked behind a boarding school and farm.
By Darrell S
Jul 17, 2013
Looking for partners for this crag - Lets go climb here sometime soon. Give me a shout -
By Nate Flynn
From: United States
Aug 16, 2013
Darrell S. where do you live in Nairobi?

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