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Climbing away from Drill Ranch in the Afi Mountains 2

Across Nigeria. Day Ten.

(My Nigeria crossing starts with the story Into Nigeria. You should begin reading there) We reluctantly pack up camp and bid farewell to the Afi Mountain Drill Ranch. It is a very special place,...

Spectacularly beautiful up high 0

Afi Mountain Drill Ranch – Canopy Walk

(My Nigeria crossing starts with the story Into Nigeria. You should begin reading there) Trying to capitalize on the success of Drill Ranch, the government of Nigeria built a massive Canopy Walk nearby. The...

Serious Business 0

Afi Mountain Drill Ranch – Chimpanzees

(My Nigeria crossing starts with the story Into Nigeria. You should begin reading there) Drill Ranch is also home to numerous Chimpanzees that were donated over the years. Peter and Liza couldn’t say no...

This guy is big. Really big 3

Afi Mountain Drill Ranch – Drill Monkeys

(My Nigeria crossing starts with the story Into Nigeria. You should begin reading there) The Drills live in huge electrified enclosures where they are fed twice a day – usually papaya, mangoes, advocates and...

The main sitting area at Drill Ranch. Paradise 0

Across Nigeria. Day Six. Afi Mountain Drill Ranch

(My Nigeria crossing starts with the story Into Nigeria. You should begin reading there) Drill Ranch was created by Liza and Peter in 1991 to rehabilitate and breed the endangered Drill Monkey, which is...

The road to drill ranch 2

Across Nigeria. Day Five.

(My Nigeria crossing starts with the story Into Nigeria. You should begin reading there) Back to early starts, we get away from the hotel at 7:30am and make our way back to Liza and...