The Gorilla destinations of Uganda and Rwanda have got respective gorilla trails that guide the gorilla trekkers through the gorilla forests without destroying the habitats now and again. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park has got four (4) regions where gorilla trekking is conducted. The regions include; Buhoma in the north, Nkuringo in the South West, Rushaga in the South and Ruhija in the East.
The distribution of gorilla trekking per region enables the gorilla trekkers to reach various gorilla families in these different areas with ease than when it was to begin from one point and involve driving through the forest to connect to these parts of the forest.
The Mgahinga Gorilla National Park also has two points where gorilla trekking starts from. When the Nyakagezi Gorilla Family is on the side of Mount Sabyinyo and Gahinga, gorilla trails from Ntebeko Center are used while if it is on Mount Muhabura Side, then the Muhabura trails are used.
In Rwanda’s Volcanoes national Park, the gorilla trails commence at the park Headquarters Kinigi and the gorilla trekkers follow the respective to the respective gorilla families.
More about the gorilla trails is that the gorilla families thrive separately form one another and the Park rangers their places of dwelling in the forest. Thus, trails are set connecting to the dwelling places of these gorilla families. In some instances, you have to do a simple drive from the park headquarters before you begin to trek the forest if allocated the gorilla family that is a bit far from the center & when its dwelling place lie along the connecting road in the forest. This is common with Oruzogo Gorilla Family in Ruhija Sector Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda.