All posts for the month September, 2010

Migration in full swing

The migration this year began earlier than usual and the herds have waxed and waned over the past few months. Several large rains storms recently have caused the animals to change direction resulting in large numbers in the Mara.  Three days ago Ninian and our guests found huge herds of wildebbest and zebra gathering to […]

Fishing the Lakes of Mount Kenya

Keen fishermen,  inspired by Ninian’s fishing tales, our guests were eager to try fishing the huge trout in the high-altitude lakes of Mount Kenya.  The mountain is just over 17,000 feet high, wild and beautiful. The most comfortable way to get there is by Helicopter.  Many of the “blue tarns” are at over 11,000 feet, […]

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    Lowis & Leakey is a dynamic African safari company founded by Ninian Lowis and his wife Lara Leakey. We are based in Kenya where Lara and Ninian’s families have been involved in exploration and safaris since the late 19th century. Ninian is a professional guide who has over 20 years of experience leading safaris throughout Africa. Lara runs our office and manages the safari logistics as well as the day to day business of the safaris. Both Ninian and Lara delight in sharing their passion for Africa’s people, wildlife and wild places with their guests.
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