The red earth layer seemed to go on and on and on. You can see the skinny trail running along the spine of the ridge.The first glimpse of water. Don’t get too close to the edge though.Look how teeny tiny Dad looks.Bright Angel campground and the Ranger buildings are down at the bottom of the canyon. Not there yet, but getting close.The Black Bridge – There were two bridges crossing the Colorado River. This was the one that the mules went over because it had wood beams across the center. The Silver Bridge only had metal grating which wouldn’t have calmed the mules down one bit.Through the tunnel and over the bridge to Phantom Ranch we go, the mules know the weigh to carry the . . . Oh wait, wrong song.Until next time . . .