Lake Baringo and Lake Bogoria
At the Lake Bogoria National Reserve, soak in the public hot springs and spend the night amid hundreds of thousands of flamingos at an acacia-shaded campsite. Cruise nearby Lake Baringo in a motorboat or a canoe to spy hippos and crocodiles. Lake Bogoria camping: $20, Lake Baringo boat tour: $5, Marigat, 254/(0) 20-514-0746, lake-baringo.com.
Photo by Jason Florio. This appeared in the July/August 2012 issue. Read Matt Gross’s feature on running in Kenya.