Chappal Waddi, Taraba.


Chappal Waddi Description

About Chappal Waddi

Chappal Waddi.

Located near the country's border with Cameroon, this is the highest point in Nigeria.

Security/Safety of Chappal Waddi

This is a very safe location.

  • Don't wander off alone
  • Carry an emergency bag

What To Bring

Before heading to Chappal Waddi, here are some helpful things to take along with you:

  • Hiking boots and gear
  • Hat or cap
  • Mosquito nets
  • First-Aid box
  • Camera
  • Compass or a local guide
  • A Walkie-Talkie as there is no phone reception here

Best Features

Located in the Southern sector of the Gashaka Gumti National Park, this is the highest peak in Nigeria at 2,419 meters. Infamously known as 'Mountain of Death', this is the ultimate spot for daredevils and adventure seekers who are interested in thrills and adventure-inducing adrenaline rush.

Writer's Review

A phenomenally exhilarating climb awaits you from the vast hilly and rugged terrain crossed by leopards and grazed by buffalo to the fabulously lush emerald green jungle inhabited by fascinating primates, Chappal Waddi is truly a feast for your senses.

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