This Is What It's Like to Meet a 300-Pound Gorilla in the Wild (Video)

If you've done some research on gorilla trekking, you know that gorillas are peaceful creatures, despite being sometimes portrayed as menacing beasts in Hollywood films. They are in fact, tranquil beings, as I learned in a recent visit to Rwanda's Volcanoes National Park to encounter them first hand. And I can report that gorilla trekking [...]

Published On 02/14/2012
5:17 PM EST
Photo: Erik R. Trinidad via theglobaltrip on YouTube
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