Gorilla tracking is termed as the most inspiring and life time experience, once you have your gorilla trekking safari confirmed, you need to be well prepared before partaking the trek in any destination of Bwindi impenetrable National Park. Gorilla trekking equipment is more like gorilla trekking pack list, click on the link to view the pack list, but most of the clients take their pack list to be what to wear on the day of gorilla trekking. Now we want to be a bit different from the gear like, hiking boots, long-sleeved shirts, long pair of trousers, stockings, sun glasses, hut/cape and we look at Gorilla trekking equipment in a different caliber. The equipment is always the same for Bwindi impenetrable National Park, Mgahinga National Park and Volcanoes National Park.
Below are some of the equipment’s that you would need for your Gorilla trekking activity.
Photo taking is so useful when it comes to gorilla trekking and always tourists carry experience and memories after their safaris to Gorillas and in Africa, so there is no way you can convince a friend that you had great encounters with the gorillas without showing the pictures. Always avoid taking a single battery for your gorilla trekking activity as it may be about to die or overcharged and you fail to take enough photos yes your group mates are enjoying the trek.
About tripod stand when it comes to cameras, many clients ask if it is advisable to take the tripod stand when it comes to trekking gorillas, but in my opinion, I think this just takes most of your time while setting it but no major use at all, as mountain gorillas are always on the move and taking different positions, so you are flexible to use the hands that the stand while taking your memorable and life time mountain gorilla photos.
Bwindi impenetrable national Park habits an array of bird species and the rangers guides have knowledge about the birds in the forest, so as you trek to find the mountain gorillas, you meet different animals in the forest as well as different bird species, so once you enter the forest you may fail to have your pair of binoculars at rest, so bird lovers endeavor to carry your pair of binoculars.
A back pack helps you carry some of the personal belongings and rain jacket, packed lunch and drinking water, for protection of your camera bag and any other item that you would not like to carry in your hand. So a back pack bag is very important when you are going for the Gorilla trek in the forest. You can contact us for more information about gorilla trekking equipment and packlist.