Rwanda Gorilla Tracking; Gorillas in the mist at Virunga Range

Rwanda Gorilla Tracking; Gorillas in the mist at Virunga Range

Gorilla tracking is one of the highlights of Rwanda’s tourism. Having been poached for bushmeat and trophies over the years, the world famous mountain gorillas are now an endangered species with only about 880 left in the wild. And so we decided to pay them a visit. By Suzan Muumbi It was his first time … Read more Rwanda Gorilla Tracking; Gorillas in the mist at Virunga Range

Mountain Gorilla

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[one_second] COMMON NAME: Mountain Gorilla SCIENTIFIC NAME: Gorilla beringei beringei TYPE: Mammals DIET: Omnivores GROUP NAME: Troop, band AVERAGE LIFE SPAN IN THE WILD: 35 years SIZE: Standing height, 4 to 6 ft WEIGHT: 300 to 485 lbs SIZE RELATIVE TO A 6-FT MAN: [/one_second][one_second][/one_second] ABOUT THE MOUNTAIN GORILLA Explore Mountain Gorilla:- There are only … Read more Mountain Gorilla

Gorilla Trekking – The most epic experience

Meeting Mountain Gorillas: My Most EPIC Experience Ever! This post first appeared on monkeysandmountains.com by Laurel Robbins Like most travellers I have a mental bucket list that I am constantly updating. As a travel blogger I have been very fortunate to regularly check off items from that list. But the #1 thing on my bucket list, remained, chewing … Read more Gorilla Trekking – The most epic experience