Mountain Climbing in Uganda
The remote Rwenzori mountains, on the Uganda/DRC border, offer treks through varied and stunning landscapes, and Africa’s third-highest summit, with none of the crowds found at Kilimanjaro
M.t Climbing in Uganda
Uganda offers fascinating opportunities to the mountain climbers in the world because of its snowcapped high ranges of the Rwenzori and Muhavura found in the west and the rugged rocks of Mount Elgon and Mount Moroto in the east which offer wonderful experiences.
Mountain climbing in Uganda is carried out on major mountains of Elgon, Rwenzori, Mgahinga, Muhavura and Moroto as well as several other hills across the country.
Mountain climbing provides an exclusive fascination for backpackers trailing the numerous bird species and the rich variety of vegetation cover and wildlife for nature lovers.
Climbing the Rwenzori mountain ranges offers an opportunity to see the green tropical rainforests under the equator submerge into the sky as heath forests and Alpine plants like lobelia.
M.t climbing in Uganda can be done at any period of the year though dry seasons are preferably the best that is; December-March and June- September.