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Mount Oku, Oku

#7 of 8 in Things to do in Northwest Region
Hike on the trails leading to the peak of Mount Oku, which soars to an altitude of 3,000 m (9,842 ft). The paths will lead you through forests, open areas, and traditional mountain villages. Witness how the local residents live and cultivate their land, then try some delicious local food. Make your way to the lake atop the mountain for scenic views of untouched nature. Take a look at our Oku road trip planner to schedule your visit to Mount Oku and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Traveled from Mbingo Hospital to Banso (Kumbo) Hospital by means of ring road, with detour past Mount Oku and Oku Lake. Very beautiful, usually cool climate. Glad to have been in four-wheel-drive vehi...  more »
  • We visited to speak with local beekeeper. The way in is amazing from Ndop. Up a steep and winding road then through the sacred forest-hopefully untouched by loggers since the people settled there. The...  more »
  • Very nice place to be
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