Mule Trips Take 600,000 Visitors into Grand Canyon

on April 25, 2004

More than 600,000 tourists have chosen to ride mules into the Grand Canyon since this sure-footed mode of canyon transport began in 1887. Today, two mule tours are offered from the South Rim: day trips to Plateau Point, and overnight trips to Phantom Ranch on the canyon floor.

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