* For this trip, you will have to arrive the night before the departure date at the South Rim Grand Canyon, to drop of your duffel for the mule duffel service that is included in the trip price. This night’s stay will be an additional cost. The duffel service allows you to carry only the things you will need for the hike while a mule takes down all of the things you will be taking on the river trip.
* On the day of your trip, you will meet your hiking guide at the Bright Angel Transportation desk in the Bright Angel Lodge at 4:45 a.m. to begin your 9.5 mile hike down into the Canyon on the Bright Angel Trail. This night’s stay and all of your meals at Phantom Ranch are included in the trip cost.
* The next morning, you will meet the outfitter at the boat beach around 9:00 a.m. to begin the rafting portion of the trip. On the last day of your trip, you will arrive at Lake Mead where you will board a bus for the 5-hour drive back to the South Rim arriving between 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. This night’s stay will be and additional cost.