Gorilla Families

There is only one habituated gorilla group within Mgahinga Gorilla National Park.

Nyakagezi Gorilla Family

This gorilla family is the only fully habituated gorilla group in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park that offers visitors a great opportunity to track the rare mountain gorillas in the wild. This gorilla group is found in South-Western Uganda, just in the renowned slopes of the three Virunga Volcanoes that includes the Muhabura, Sabyinyo and Gahinga. This fascinating group is the only habituated gorilla family popularly known for gorilla trekking in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park.The group is comprised of 9 members including 4 silverbacks, 2 adult females, 1 juveniles and 2 infants.