National Reserve is located northeast of Nairobi halfway to
Lake Turkana and cover an area of approximately 300 sq kms.
The area is arid and largely semi-desert, but has a large
concentration of game including some species not found elsewhere;
such as the oryx,, gerenuk, Reticulated giraffe and grevy's
Zebra. Other game includes ostriches, elephants and leopards
who are lured into the lodges with bait, so the tourists can
get a glimpse.