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For that reason, along with their historical replica watch gift antiquity and one of a kind biodiversity, the Ruwenzoris are recognized by the UN as a World Heritage Site.Since our last stop at Murchison Falls on the Nile, the searing heat and constant threat of wildlife has been replaced by subfreezing temperatures and the very real danger of altitude sickness.Our route into the Rwenzoris follows the two major tributaries to the Mubuku River, forming a week-long circuit to the 16,700 foot apex of the mountains.Our plan was to hike the route, scout the rivers along the way, then be the first to paddle the Mubuku.To put it mildly, we were shocked by the beauty of the mountains and canyons in just the first few kilometers of trail, but dismayed by the lack of water in the river.How could this be? Rwenzoris are famous for being one of the rainiest places in Africa with massive bogs that sustain runoff and large remaining glaciers.Hendri Coetzee, our expedition leader, was unfazed by the trickle in the river.
Despite intermittent snow, extremely low Replica Franck Muller watches visibility, and an equatorial glacier now riddled with many crevasses induced by global warming, Hubert never missed a step in his 70th ascent of the highest point of Margarita Peak.This is no surprise considering that Hubert is a Bakonso, a tribe that has inhabited these mountains for at least 1000 years.