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Goldfield Ghost Town

Posted in Apache Junction AZ, Arizona, Ghost Town, Gold Field Ghost Town AZ, Motorcycle, Motorcycle Rides, Motorcycles, Mountains, Phoenix, Superstition Mountains AZ with tags , , , , on April 17, 2016 by DRF

Goldfield Ghost Town.  Location: 4650 N Mammoth Mine Rd, Apache Junction, AZ 85119.

Located East of Phoenix, AZ.  A nice relaxing place to walk around and take in the sights of the old Ghost Town.  After my walk around town, I sat on the patio with a nice cold drink and enjoyed a fantastic view of the Superstition Mountains.  I’ve been here several times and will definitely go back.

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Superstition Mountain Museum

Posted in Apache Junction AZ, Arizona, Motorcycles, Mountains, Old Buildings, Phoenix, Phoenix AZ, Scenic View, Wagon with tags , , , , , , , on February 20, 2016 by DRF

I took a ride over to the Superstition Mountain Museum.  They’re located to the east of Phoenix, AZ in the east valley, close to Apache Junction.  A nice place with a great view of the Superstition Mountains.

I won’t go into detail about this place, if you’re interested, just click on the link in the fist paragraph to see their website.

Here’s a few photos:

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A Horse, Car & Motorcycle in Arizona

Posted in Apache Junction AZ, Arizona, Bar and Grill, Harley-Davidson, Motorcycle, Motorcycle Parking, Motorcycles, Superstition Mountains AZ on February 13, 2016 by DRF

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Here in Arizona it’s not unusual to see a Horse, Car and Motorcycle in the same parking lot.

This was the first time I’ve stopped at  The Hitching Post  Pizza Pub in Apache Junction, AZ  (Near the Superstition Mountains).  A nice place with plenty of seating inside and outside on the raised deck patio.   It seemed to be a popular place.  You can’t tell by this photo, but there were more motorcycles in the parking lot than cars on this Saturday afternoon.  I’m sure I’ll be back.

Goldfield Ghost Town – Arizona

Posted in Antiques, Apache Junction AZ, Apache Trail, Arizona, AZ Hwy 88, Gold Field Ghost Town AZ, Saloon, Superstition Mountains AZ, Trains on May 13, 2013 by DRF

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Todays ride took me to Goldfield Ghost Town, located located 4.5 miles N/E of Apache Junction, Arizona on the historic Apache Trail.

Set your GPS coordinates to:

Goldfield Ghost Town
4650 N Mammoth Mine Rd
Goldfield, AZ 85219

The town has a real western feel to it.  The town has a saloon, a narrow gauge railroad, mine tours, a museum, a mystery shack, livery stables, a reptile exhibit, gold panning and more!

The parking area is not paved, so if it’s a windy or rainy day, be prepaired for your vehicle to get a little dirty.

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