Mount Muhabura

I’ll post a longer blog about scaling Uganda’s second highest mountain over the next few days, mostly because it is an amazing experience with very little information about how to go about it.

But for now, and to show just what an amazing experience it was, here are a few pics from Mount Muhabura.


A view of Mount Muhabura from about 10 miles away looking along the Virunga Mountain range


Looking out towards Mount Sabyinyo


A beautiful day in valley below with a little weather beginning to form over Muhabura


Entering one of the five vegetation zones we went through on the way to the summit




On the final ascent to the summit, ladders were the only way to get up the gradient


Not many places in the world you can go for a swim at 16,000ft, or cross from one country to another. Here is Sam and I in the crater lake at the summit swimming back to Uganda from Rwanda


At the summit. Behind us and below the clouds is Rwanda



2 thoughts on “Mount Muhabura

  1. Debi says:

    Love the pics! Looking forward to reading more about the hike. My daughter and I are heading to Uganda for a month and Mount Muhabura is on our list.

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