Hiking And Nature Walks in Lake Mburo National Park



Lake Mburo national park is always open to all walkers as accompanied by the Uganda Wildlife Authority park ranger guide.  Lake Mburo national park’s hiking and nature walk take place at Rwonyo, the guided nature walk takes travelers to the salt lick area with the highest concentration of wild animals that are attracted due to the salty rocks. Rwonyo guided nature walks are on the western part of Lake Mburo national park normally starts at 7 am and takes approximately 2 hours, travelers always meet many animal species such as hyenas returning to their dens, hippos along the shores of Lake Mburo. Lake Mburo national park hikes happen within the woodland offers travelers an opportunity to view many forest bird species, mammals, and Lake Mburo national park nature walk to the top of the hill rewards every adventurous with the spectacular views showcasing the 9 of the region’s 14 beautiful lakes.


The Rubanga forest-guided nature walks give many walkers a greater opportunity to spot many bird sightings, Rubanga forest walk requires travelers to book prior to their travel dates for proper arrangement and Rubanga forest nature walks are in the company of the park ranger. 


Travelers interested in hiking breakfast in Lake Mburo are also accompanied by the Ugandan Wildlife Authority Ranger, travelers are required to have the right clothes, equipment, and packed lunch, every traveler should be having those things above ready by the day of hiking at Lake Mburo National park. The hiking day pack includes a picnic lunch and 2 liters of water. 


Travelers’ the clothes, they should carry the wellies or the waterproof boots, long trousers, long-sleeved shirts. These clothes are good for your hiking safari in the bush, it protects you against the brush, the thorns that may prick your skin, and also help against snake bites, mosquitoes, tsetse flies, ants, and flies. The hiking boots are also necessary because it protects your ankle and supports you during the hiking session.


Hiking in the wilderness also requires a traveler to carry a light rain jacket, hiking day starts with this guided hike to the salt lick zone within Lake Mburo national park, then travelers hike to the top of the hill where they can be able to clearly see the 9 of the  14 great region lakes, Lunch is enjoyed at the top of the hill, travelers may also be able to spot many mammals and bird species on both the hill and along the hiking trail.


Rubanga forest hike requires special permission from the park warden, Rubanga forest hike or nature walk is mostly for travelers interested in bird watching more particular.

Lake Mburo national park has got nature walk trails anywhere within the park with an armed Uganda Wildlife Authority guide. Travelers may be able to spot a variety of wildlife species such as hyenas coming from their dens, hippos along the lake shores, zebras, Rothschild giraffes, eland, buffaloes, topis, antelopes, bird species, and butterfly species. 


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