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Jerome

“America’s Most Vertical City” and “Largest Ghost Town in America” Located high on top of Cleopatra Hill (5,200 feet) between Prescott and Flagstaff is the historic copper mining town of Jerome, Arizona. Once known as the wickedest town in the west, Jerome was a copper mining camp, growing from a ...

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Cave Creek Trail Rides

Horseback riding at Cave Creek Trail Rides offers great views of Phoenix and the surrounding desert. Our cowboys and cowgirls will introduce you to the mining history of Cave Creek, Arizona and unique flora and fauna while on the back of a gentle mountain horse. Our location in the foothills ...

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O.K. Corral

World-famous site of the 1881 Gunfight at the O.K. Corral® in Tombstone, AZ. Enjoy daily reenactments of the famous Gunfight at 2 pm, with Wyatt Earp and Doc Holliday. Life-sized animated figures of the gunfighters are located on the very spot where the Gunfight began. Visit our four museums. See ...

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Goldfield Ghost Town

Come and visit Goldfield Ghost Town today! Walk down Main Street, explore the many shops and historic buildings. Tour the historic Mammoth Gold Mine and visit the Goldfield Museum. Pan for gold then take a ride on Arizona’s only narrow gauge train. You’ll also get to witness an old west gun ...

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BISBEE

BISBEE HISTORY Bisbee, 90 miles southeast of Tucson and nestled amongst the Mule Mountains, is the picturesque county seat of historic Cochise County. The community was founded in 1880 and named after Judge DeWitt Bisbee, a financial backer of the Copper Queen Mine. Once known as “the Queen of the ...

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TOMBSTONE

Welcome to Tombstone, Arizona! Tombstone is internationally known for its stormy and storied past.  Western legends like Wyatt Earp and “Doc” Holliday became household names after the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral®.  However, the legend didn’t end there, it continues today! We invite you to walk the streets that these ...

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Apache Trail Tours

  “The Apache Trail combines the grandeur of the Alps, the glory of the Rockies, the magnificence of the Grand Canyon and then adds the indefinable something that none of the others have. To me it is the most beautiful panorama nature has created.”             ...

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Rancho de los Caballeros

 A DUDE RANCH RESORT IN THE SONORAN DESERT Kick Your Boots Off and Call it a Day Pack your Stetson and your favorite pair of jeans and head out West to Rancho de los Caballeros. This historic Arizona dude ranch resort located in Wickenburg, is just 75 miles from Phoenix ...

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Handlebar J Restaurant & Saloon

Scottsdale’s last Authentic Western Style Steak House and Saloon, the world famous, HandlebarJ, is a one of a kind place, not a corporate chain. A Scottsdale landmark and a local favorite. A must see for out of towners. Since 1966, the HandlebarJ has been one of the most popular authentic ...

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Rusty Spur Saloon

Old West Charm and Real History The Rusty Spur is the oldest of Scottsdale bars, now celebrating its 60th year in business. It was Scottsdale’s first ever saloon. The building is an officially registered historic landmark that used to be the Farmers’ Bank of Scottsdale. Now the money’s gone and ...

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