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South Rim 4

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Big Bend National Park
National Park Service
Big Bend National Park, TX 79834, TX 79834

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Photographs — South Rim 4

Mule team taking a break on Pinnacles Trail 4.13

Mule team takes a break once they reach the South Rim 4 Fire, a long hike in.Image options: [ Full Size ]

The remote nature of the South Rim Fire makes it challenging for fire management, and difficult for personnel to even reach some of the rugged locations. The park’s mule team has proven invaluable in carrying cargo, water, equipment, and supplies.