Central Circuit trail

The Central Circuit Rwenzori mountains climbing route

The Central Circuit trail takes the famous route of the 1906 Rwenzori expedition by the Duke of Abruzi

It is the oldest and most famous trail of the Rwenzori mountains. The Central Circuit trail starts from Mihunga gate at 1,651m asl.   The Central circuit trail is the shortest and somewhat easiest route to Margherita peak except for the boggy path after John Maate camp on day 3 of the trail taking just 7 days to summit to Margherita peak.

The Central Circuit Trail Rwenzori mountains climbing route loops back between the peaks of Mountains Baker and Stanley.