Mountain Climbing in Uganda
Mountain Climbing in Uganda Rwenzori Mountains National Park. The Rwenzori Mountains, also called the Mountains of the Moon, are one of the most beautiful mountain ranges in equatorial Africa. They are well known for their varied wonderful vegetation and the many impressive animals, which are living in these mountains.
Mountain Climbing in Uganda Rwenzori Mountains National Park is a 120 kilometer long mountain range along the Ugandan/Congolese border. The National Park covers almost 1000 square kilometers west of Kasese and Fort Portal. The Rwenzori is the highest mountain range in Africa. Margarita peak (5,109m) is only exceeded by the Kilimanjaro and Mount Kenya. The park is well known for the many impressive climbing possibilities, and for around 70 mammal species and almost 200 bird species it hosts.