Bukurungu Trail Rwenzori Mountains National Park

Bukurungu trail rwenzori mountains national park


The Bukurungu Trail is an exciting experience for the adventurous in love with real wild nature. Rwenzori mountains present unbelievable sceneries showcasing four different amazing mountain lakes which include Lake Mughuli, Lake Bukurungu, Lake Bujuku, and Lake Irene on your trail, as you cross Mountains, Rivers, endless waterfalls while enjoying raw nature. Climbing Rwenzori mountains’ trails takes 8 days up to margarita peak, organized and handled by Devine African safaris accompanied by knowledgeable mountain guides, this trek starts in Omukorukumi and ends at Mihunga park gate.


The Bukurungu trail allows camping activity unlike the Kilembe trail and central circuit trail which only allows travelers to camp with no huts, bunk beds, all the trails are safe and secure fully maintained by Rwenzori mountains national park. 


Lake Mughuli slopes are where the MTN service network is accessible which gives travelers an opportunity to call family and friends. Rwenzori mountains have several short peaks along different trails which can easily be climbed depending on the client’s interest and time. The Bukurungu trail has approximately 8 lakes with lush green vegetation. 


Rwenzori mountains Bukurungu trail begins in Kasanzi park gate in Omukorukumi and the ending point is at Mihunga park gate just in between Mountain Gessi and the Portal peaks before meeting the Central circuit trail. Although Rwenzori mountains trek can be combined with mountain gorilla trekking safaris in Bwindi, wildlife safaris at Queen Elizabeth national park, chimpanzee tracking of Kibale forest national park.