Wednesday , 24 January 2018

Machakos Scouts Camp

Machakos Scout camp is situated on a 10 acre piece of land .It has modern toilets and bathrooms and has a roof catchment natural rainwater .It is next to a prayer centre suitable for all religions. The security is perfect as it is next to an Administration police camp and because of the hilly terrain the place is excellent for expedition and hikes.
It is easily accessible from Machakos town which is only 2 kilometers away from the Central Business District. It is also near the Machakos District hospital for any emergencies.

Machakos town is 64 kilometers from Nairobi city and is the capital of Machakos District in Eastern province of Kenya. People that live here are mainly Akambas, there is a bus terminus in Nairobi popularly known as Machakos Country Bus, and it’s a busy place where buses and Matatus (14 seater vans) depart for Machakos. Machakos is one of the towns known to cater for the PHYSICALLY HANDICAPPED and impaired people. Scouts have gone a long way in this aspect and in the department of Extension Scouts Programme by having affiliations to centers such as Machakos institute for the blind among others.