GILA COUNTY HISTORY ITINERARY

Adventure Highlights:  

  • Native American Cliff Dwellings

  • Museums

  • Pioneer Points of Interest

  • Cowboy History

  • Native American History

  • Mining History

Discover Gila County's Rich History
 

Gila County is full of historic locations that are fun for the whole family to explore.  Places like the Old School House Museum in Pine or the Bullion Plaza Cultural Center & Museum – In Historic Miami, AZ or how about the Haunted Gila County Jail in Globe Arizona or the Roosevelt Lake Dam visitor center or the Zane Grey Cabin Museum in Payson and lastly the a visit to Young, Arizona and the Pleasant Valley Museum will introduce you to the bloodiest family feud in American History. 

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  • Trails 

  • Remote Wilderness

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MINIMUM AGE
  • 5 and older

DEVIL'S CHASM
INDIAN RUINS

Credit:  Cameron Davis

Perhaps the single most impressive ruin in the Sierra Anchas, and one of the least accessible.  Visitors will find the trail hard and difficult to get there, but the pay off is truly a WILD experience.

Must Do
Special Events

Credit:  Cameron Davis

Gila County's special event calendar is full of native, cultural and fun events that celebrate our rich historic past.  Attend Payson's Rodeo or the Apache Jii Festival in Globe!

Gila County
History

Credit:  Cameron Davis

We have only touched the surface when it comes to Gila County's rich historic past.  For everything you ever wanted to know we invite you to check out the history portion of this website.

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