On this day trip we will travel to the famous Apache Trail. An old trail, the Apache tribe used in the late 1800's as well as a road built for prospectors and wagons traveling through the area. You as our guest will enjoy the majestic Superstition Mountain range as well as the beautiful Sonoran desert backdrop. We will venture to the old gold mining ghost town of Goldfield, witness breathtaking vistas in the mountain range of the Superstitions and let you take a 90 minute sightseeing steamboat ride on Canyon Lake. We will also make a pitstop at the old wagon stop of Tortilla Flat for possible lunch or gift shop attractions. Lastly we will stop at the Lost Dutchman Museum to polish up your knowledge of the area before we head back into town. Duration of trip is 8 hours from Pickup to Drop-off.
What You'll Get
Upon departure from your hotel at 9 am we will travel into the heart of the Superstition Mountain Range and along the Apache Trail. Our first stop will be the old gold mining ghost town of Goldfield located at the base of the neighboring Superstition Mountain range. Here we will give you 45 minutes to check out the old west shops and see how it was in the old west. Soon after we will hit the Apache Trail and let you take in the amazing and eye dazzling views of the Superstitions and the Sonoran Desert along the trail. We will soon reach Canyon Lake, here you are slated for a 90 minute sightseeing journey on an old fashioned stern wheeler steamboat across the lake. Upon return to the shore we will take you down the road to one of the oldest stage coach stops in the Southwest and the site of where a lot of gold was mined in the late 1800's. This place is Tortilla Flat. It is a general store owned by the same family for generations and a good spot to enjoy local novelties and lunch as well. After out stop here we will take you back to your hotel with an expected return around 5pm. A licensed tour guide will be with you along the way showing you the ropes and providing useful narration. The steamboat ticket is included in pricing. We will pick you up and drop you off at your hotel of choice. Mode of Transport is a luxurious SUV or Van.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Most travelers can participate
- Not wheelchair accessible
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
- Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
- Professional guide
- 90 Minute Sightseeing Day Cruise
- Lost Dutchman Museum Admission
Traveler pickup is offered
We pickup at all hotels and residences in the Scottsdale/Phoenix area.
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
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