Baringo County

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Incredible facts about the County.

Baringo County is located northrift Kenya covering a total of 11, 015 Kms sq. of which about 140.5 Kms Sq. is covered by water service, named after the famous Lake baringo.

Did You Know?

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  1. Lake Baringo is the only fresh water lake with 13 plus islands in Kenya.
  2. Lake baringo is only geysers and hot springs lake in Kenya.
  3. The 2nd president of the Republic of kenya; H.E. Daniel Arap moi EGH hails from the county, a place called Sacho.
  4. The world record holder marathon legend, the 1st African to be in the International Olympics Committee member, Paul Tergat, OGW EGH hails from the county, a place called Riwo.
  5. The oldest hominid remains in the world were found in Rondinin, Tugen Hills. The orrorin tugenesis, dated six million years.
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Baringo county: River Bergera

lake baringo

Baringo County: Lake baringo’s scenic view in the park.

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Baringo county: Morop hills

Baringo county: Lake Baringo and Bogoria boast one of the largest numbers of Flamingo birds.

Baringo county: Lake Baringo and Bogoria boast one of the largest numbers of Flamingo birds.

Baringo county: National Park.

Baringo county: National Park.

Kerio Valley: Chebloch gorge

Kerio Valley: Chebloch gorge

Baringo county: Kabarnet Town

Baringo county: Kabarnet Town