It is found in south west of lake naivasha in great rift valley. It is protected by Kenya wildlife service. It provides the great scenic views across the beautiful rift valley all the way to lake naivasha. There is a walking trail that can take 4-5 hours allowing necessary rest breaks. Some part of the trail is very steep. A thick forest lies within the floor of the crater which is also a home to various species of wildlife. A number of activities can be carried out in the park such as hiking, rock climbing, biking, birding and wildlife viewing. Mount longonot national park is found in the central Kenya circuit.