Surmat, Namunyak Campsites

Surmat campsite is tucked up on top of the Mathews Ranges and is now easily accessible via a new road from Sera Lipi. It is situated on a sand bank with a stream flowing close by. There is however limited shade and the space is best suited to a smaller group with a maximum of 2 vehicles.


Guests must carry all their drinking and cleaning water.


A ranger will be provided for an additional 1000 KES per ranger per day. We recommend taking 2x rangers so as one can help show you roads or walks while the other can look after your campsite. Rangers will be completely self-sufficient during their time with you.

Fire Wood

Rangers will help collect dead wood for use.

  1. Game viewing,
  2. Bird watching
  3. Hiking
  4. Camping
  5. Cultural immersions

You will receive detailed GPS directions to your campsite and support in planning your adventure once you have booked the site.

2000 KES per adult per night and 1000 KES per child (12 years and below). A ranger will be provided for an additional 1000 KES per ranger per day (Ranger fees is paid directly to the ranger involved).

To book this campsite please contact Elijah Lenamarker (Nilai unit Community Conservancy Manager ) on or call him on (+254) 0728358788.

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