VIDEO: Trek to the Goualougo Triangle

Reaching the Republic of Congo’s remote Goualougo Triangle Ape Project field site—home to wild gorillas and chimpanzees—is no walk in the park.

To get there on their recent expedition, Lincoln Park Zoo researchers required a succession of aircraft, Land Rovers, an automobile river ferry, dugout canoes and—for the final, arduous 6-hour trek—their own two tired feet.

Experience their journey to base camp in this travelogue video.


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