A mule ride into the Grand Canyon came highly recommended, but when I tried to book one from the South Rim I found that you need to make reservations far in advance. Since there was nothing available, I made reservations with an outfit that conducts tours from the North Rim, which was also on our itinerary. While the South Rim is very "touristy", with crowds and traffic, the North Rim is far more remote and rugged, and in my opinion, even more dramatic and beautiful. If you have a chance, it is well worth the extra time to visit both the North and South Rim to see the contrast between the two. After all, why come all the way out and only see half?
I contacted www.canyonrides.com and booked a ...Read More