Gorilla trekking boots, the right foot wears, you should always think of wearing the right shoe for your gorilla trekking safari in Uganda or Rwanda. Having a right foot wear for your gorilla trek makes a difference in the overall experience of gorilla trekking in the natural setting.
The right boots for a gorilla trek in Uganda or Rwanda, should be water proof as it gives you support and traction, keep your feet dry and steady your walk in on a muddy trails, much needed ankle support and protect you from pesky fire ants
Not only that you need boots for gorilla trekking but also a right foot wear for chimpanzee and golden monkey trekking, nature walks, mountain hiking and many more, as they give you maximum protection whilst on your trek in the forest.
Are white Sneakers/ tennis shoes good for gorilla trekking?
We always advise our gorilla trekking tourists to leave the white sneakers and tennis shoes at home or in the car as they will not help you, only they will turn red-brown from the dust of the red clay African soil. The foot wear for your gorilla trek is the pair of boots/hiking books that will protect you well whilst in the forest, the boots might not be of fission but practical when it comes to gorilla trekking. Wearing boots makes a lot of sense on the day of gorilla trekking as the mountain gorillas habit in the high altitudes of the mountains, you can wear your sneakers before you go for gorilla trekking when you are taking the physical lesion before you land in Uganda or Rwanda for a gorilla trek.
Wearing the wrong shoes will mean discomfort and taking way you attention from the life time experience of gorilla trekking and incredible up-close encounters with mountain gorillas in a natural setting. For more information about the clothing and what to where read our pack list information