Kikuyu Escarpment

7602 WDPA ID
376.19 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Kenya


  • Original Name Kikuyu Escarpment
  • English Designation Forest Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category Not Reported
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1943
  • Sublocation KE-200
  • Governance Type Not Reported
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • Birdlife IBA 1999


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. Forest Administrative Boundaries and Stations, Kenya Updated: 1980 Survey Branch of the Kenya Forest Department

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Kikuyu Escarpment from the World Database on Protected Areas, May 2024. Available at: