Video: Mule Ride Up North Kaibab Trail
Workers were installing stone on the trail to make it easier and safer to hike.
North Kaibab Trail
Bright Angel Trail Hike to Indian Garden (9 mile r/t)
At this point in the hike, we were VERY happy to see the 3-mile rest house. We are one-third into our total hike.
Another view of the 1.5-mile rest house on Bright Angel Trail.
We encountered some deer on the trail with us, shortly after sunrise.
Our mule ride guide giving us a break and a chat.
On the mule.
Bright Angel Trail
Mule trains are a constant presence on Bright Angel.
South Kaibab Trail
Things that grow in the desert.
Desert View Watchtower
The view of the canyon from the Watchtower. You can see very clearly how the Colorado River winds its way through the canyon.
Closeup of the Colorado River.