Tips N Tales from the Trails

Tips N Tales from the Trails is a book that is unique in that it provides tips for traveling and trail riding with your equine friends. It covers almost all aspects of the experience, including trail etiquette and stories about the 14 year journey to ride in all 50 states. The author is in the ApHC Trail Hall of Fame.
You can check the book out on Amazon or on the website at

Pack String For Hire

Michael Branson owns a packing business and is looking to be of service in the state of California. He is stationed out of Santa Cruz. He rides a horse and has 5 pack mules with a truck and trailer to haul them statewide. Michael is looking for opportunities to hire out , please let him know if he can be of any assistance. Email Michael for more info

Donkey & Goat Art Auto Tag

 Donkey and Goat Art Auto Tag - 6" x 12" aluminum - full color - UV protected - made from my original design artwork. Email Jeanie Beline at or give her a call at (321) 299-6876 to order. The cost is $20 and includes shipping to the lower 48.


Xanterra South Rim, LLC is the official concessionaire at the South Rim of the Grand Canyon in Arizona, which includes Livery Operations that provide guided trips to visitors, as well as packing operations to Phantom Ranch at the bottom of the canyon.  We are frequently seeking qualified applicants for positions such as: 

Trail Guides - Safely guide mule riders in and out of the Grand Canyon, and provide interpretive information to guests.  Catch and saddle designated mules, grain and groom.  Good verbal skills to give instructions to riders, and provide interpretive information about the Grand Canyon.  Pay attention to trail and pending weather conditions, trail hazards, other trail users that may pose a danger to the mules and/or riders. 

Packers - Safe and efficient packing of mules and supplies to Phantom Ranch at the bottom of the Grand Canyon and back.  Ability to safely lift 100 pounds on a regular basis.  Pack duffels, feed and water mules, maintain cleanliness of barn and corral. 

Trail Maintenance Crew - We look for people who really love to work outdoors doing hard labor.  The trail crew must be able to deal with diverse weather conditions which will include sun, rain, snow, and cold weather.  Must be able to ride a mule to and from work location and be able to hike the Canyon trails. 

Note:  All Livery positions will encounter diverse weather conditions.   On the rim may be a blizzard in the winter and temps over 100 degrees at the bottom during summer.  Extensive experience handling horses or mules, and proven equestrian skills required.  Must have own saddle and tack. 

FOR A LIST OF CURRENT OPENINGS, VISIT OUR WEBSITE:  Apply for open positions online, or call 1-888-224-0330 to have an application mailed.Low-cost in-park housing, medical/dental/life, paid holidays/vacations. Drug-free workplace. EOE/AA/Disabled/Veteran/M/F.

Got something unique to sell?

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