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elcome to Cochise County! A land of natural wonders, of global

tastes, and fascinating history and heritage. No matter your interests, we are confident you will find plenty to fill your valuable vacation time for as long you remain our guest. There are more than 6,000 square miles to explore in this corner of Southeast Arizona. Along the way, you will discover spectacular vistas and hiking opportunities, award-winning wines, exceptional cuisine, and legendary tales of gunfighters, miners and pioneers. This publication has been written with your recreational pursuits in mind. Love the great outdoors? Let us take you to the region’s best hiking trails with amazing views (page 23), or for an evening of astronomical stargazing (page 15). If you’re planning a gastronomical tour of the county, we have some great ideas for a Mexican food expedition (page 39), and a visit to our many vineyards and tasting rooms is an absolute must for wine lovers (page 33). History buffs will not be disappointed. Take a journey spanning centuries along the banks of the San Pedro River (page 48), and head over to historic Bisbee for a fun jaunt by jeep (page 60). No matter where you decide to go, or what you choose to do while you are here, we hope your visit will be both enjoyable and highly memorable. We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to Cochise County. Manuel Coppola Publisher

Natural 9wonders 15 Starry starry nights

19 Mother Nature at her best 23 Top hikes with amazing views

26Taste 30 What the locals love

33 Get a taste of wine country 39 The zesty essence of Mexico

History 42 & Heritage

Kartchner Caverns To Sonoita/Elgin

48 Explore the San Pedro River 54 Highlights for history buffs 60 A Bisbee jeep adventure

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Gunfighter Hall of Fame, Tombstone

Step back in time to the days of notorious gunfighters and infamous lawmen for a taste of the true Wild West. 4

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Hummingbird Banding, Sierra Vista

Experience these fascinating birds up- close as they migrate through the San Pedro River Valley.

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Arizona Folklore Preserve, Sierra Vista

The tranq uil setting of Ramsey Canyon is the perfect location to catch a musical performance celebrating Western culture.

Lavender Jeep Tours, Bisbee

Get an insider’ s view as you climb the winding streets and o er fi ed hills of this historic mining town.

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Kartchner Caverns, Benson

No visit is complete without a tour of these magical and fantastical living caves, voted the best in the U .S.

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ajestic peaks under cobalt blue skies. Cool canyon breezes. Breathtaking views across ancient valleys. Starry

nights and sun soaked days. It’s no wonder Cochise County is an outdoor lover’s dream. This dramatic and historic corner of Southeast Arizona provides an endless list of possibilities for those who enjoy natural beauty and unforgettable experiences. From world-class hiking trails and diverse wildlife, to extraordinary night skies and outstanding golfing opportunities, there is no shortage of things to do, places to go, and activities to relish.

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Birding & wildlife

Visitors come from all over the globe to experience the outstanding wildlife and bird watching across Cochise County. The canyons of the Huachuca Mountains are particularly rich with animal and plant life, with Ramsey Canyon Preserve providing one of the most rewarding experiences. Just a short drive from Sierra Vista, and operated by The Nature Conservancy, you will be hard pressed to find a more serene environment in which to enjoy scenic beauty and diverse wildlife. The banks of the nearby San Pedro River, along with its abundance of trees and shrubbery, provide a unique habitat for hundreds of birds, insects, reptiles and mammals. Ornithologists flock annually to spot rare birds, to participate in hummingbird banding sessions, and to enjoy guided walks. Black bears, mountain lion, bobcats, deer, wild turkey, and many other animals roam the surrounding hills and valleys, so there’s a good chance you’ll spot some wildlife during your visit. For more info visit www.VisitSierraVista.com and www.ExploreCochise.com. 10

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Stargazing

After enjoying our year-round temperate climate and picture perfect views, look up to the skies and prepare to be dazzled. Regarded as one of the best places in the entire nation to star gaze, this is where you truly get to experience the dark skies – as Mother Nature intended. For more info visit www. hacastronomy.org

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Hiking, biking & more‌

The biggest challenge hikers face is not the steep, rugged trails, in the surrounding mountain ranges, but choosing which of the many paths to follow. Options include short, easy walks through shaded canyons or along the cottonwood-lined San Pedro River, or more demanding climbs that reward you with stunning vistas. Prefer to take to the trails on two wheels? The Coronado National Forest is home to plenty of thrilling and challenging mountain bike trails. Horseback riders will not be disappointed with the many opportunities to wander across mountain streams and along forested pathways, while All Terrain Vehicle lovers

can navigate dirt roads once used as stagecoach routes, or head into the hills where 19th century mining settlements prospered. Sierra Vista also boasts nearly 30 miles of shared use paths, enjoyed by walkers, runners and cyclists, and which take you to popular areas of the city, such as Veterans Memorial Park and The Mall at Sierra Vista. Long distance cyclists and motorbike enthusiasts can choose from a variety of routes that meander along scenic highways and byways, through wine country and ghost towns, and along roads as far as the eye can see. For more info visit www.VisitSierraVista.com and www. ExploreCochise.com

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Golf

As you prepare to tee-off at one of the eight golf courses across Cochise County, take a moment to appreciate the majestic views around you. And thanks to our more than 300 days of sunshine, those vistas can be enjoyed year-round. Sierra Vista is home to two facilities, including the championship course at Pueblo Del Sol Country Club. There are also courses in Douglas, Benson and Willcox. And don’t miss the chance to travel south to Naco, where you’ll find Arizona’s only six-par hole, known as The Rattler, at the state’s oldest continuously run course. For more info visit www.ExploreCochise.com/golf and www.pdscountryclub.com.

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Starry starry Nights

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y day Cochise County basks in glorious sunshine,

while at night it nestles under a cozy blanket of stars. The extraordinary skies of Southern Arizona are the reason why so many astronomers choose to call this region home. Spectacular stargazing opportunities are easy to find anywhere across the county – all you need to do is look up. Need someone to guide you on your astronomical journey? Contact the Huachuca Astronomy Club of Southeastern Arizona for some expert advice. This group of highly knowledgeable stargazers will enthusiastically take you on a virtual voyage of the galaxy at their public events held throughout the year, except during cloudy monsoon season. We joined club members at Coronado National Memorial,

located south of Sierra Vista, for their first stargazing party at this stellar viewing point. Along the three-mile ascent to Montezuma Pass we enjoyed sweeping views of the San Pedro Valley, before catching an incredible sunset upon reaching the 6,575 feet scenic overlook. Thanks to a cloudless sky and nothing more than a slight breeze, this unique event proved to be nothing short of mesmerizing. Think you know what a starry, starry night looks like? Then think again. The views from this vantage point by day are truly breathtaking, but the spectacle that awaited us once the glow of the sun’s rays had faded was, quite simply, captivating. Viewing the night skies in the company of an enthusiast takes your stargazing experience to another level. Club members willingly allow the public to view far away Discover cochise

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galaxies and celestial wonders through their impressive telescopes at these types of events – the sight of Jupiter’s moons or Saturn’s rings is unforgettable. If you’ve never gazed upon the Milky Way before, then prepare to see one of the true wonders of our crystal clear skies. Arching across the atmosphere, this celestial marvel will have you spellbound. During the summer months you should be able to see the Milky Way just about anywhere across the county. But for a truly memorable viewing, we recommend taking a ride out into the more rural areas of the region. Consider heading to somewhere like Chiricahua National Monument or Cochise Stronghold, where the stargazing is second to none. Here, the stars are shooting and the planets are shimmering like diamonds. But no matter where you choose to observe the night skies, your after dark experiences in Cochise County will be truly cosmic. For more information about public viewing events see sidebar or visit www.hacastronomy.org. n

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Night sky highlights N O VE MBE R 2016 Mercury is well placed in evening twilight after the 1 3 th Venus continues to shine in the western sky after sunset Jupiter is low in the morning sky Nov 3 - Patterson O bservatory Public Night Nov 5 - South Taurid meteors peak about 5 a.m. Nov 1 2 - North Taurid meteors peak about 5 a.m. Nov 1 7 - Leonid meteors peak about 1 1 p.m.

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Venus is high in the western sky after sunset Jupiter rises in the east before midnight. Jan 3 - Q uadrantid meteors peak Jan 5 - Patterson O bservatory Public Night Jan 1 2 - Best evening appearance of Venus for the year

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Jupiter rises in the east after midnight. Dec 8 - Patterson O bservatory Public Night Dec 1 4 - Geminid meteors peak

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May 4 - Patterson O bservatory Public Night May 5 - Eta Aq uarid meteors peak

J U N E 2017 Best time to see Saturn this year. Jun 1 - Patterson O bservatory Public Night Jun 3 - Best morning appearance of Venus for the year

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July 2 9 - Delta Aq uarid meteors peak

AU GU ST 2017 Aug 1 2 - Perseid meteors peak Aug 2 1 - Around noon, a total solar eclipse visible across the U S ( only a partial eclipse will be seen from Arizona)


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Visit these area observatories for a memorable star gazing experience. U niversity South F oundation Patterson O bservatory http: //www.universitysouthfoundation. com/patterson- observatory Butterfield RV Resort and Observatory http: //www.rv- resort.com/O bservatory. htm

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The best nature has to offer Cochise County’s natural wonders.

San Pedro River Regarded as one of the most important riparian areas in the United States, the San Pedro River is a birder’s paradise. The tree-lined banks of this north-flowing body of water attracts more than 100 species of breeding birds, as well as dozens of mammals, amphibians and reptiles. Part of the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area, the river offers a range of activities, from hiking and historical sites, to wildlife spotting and relaxation under the shade of its magnificent cottonwood trees.

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Kartchner Caverns State Park Voted the best caves in the nation by readers of U.S.A Today, Kartchner Caverns is a must-see attraction. Visitors enter a magical, underground landscape of stalagmites, stalactites, and other unique mineral formations. These living limestone caves will provide one of the most memorable highlights of your vacation – just be sure to make advance reservations for the popular tours. http: //azstateparks.com/Parks/KACA/.

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Coronado National Memorial Commemorating the Francisco Vasquez de Coronado expedition of 1540-42, Coronado National Memorial has much more to offer than spectacular mountain views. Take an expedition of your own to the Coronado cave, hike over eight miles of trails, or learn about the fascinating history of the park’s namesake, and the subsequent impact on our local culture, in the newly remodeled visitor center. No visit is complete without driving to Montezuma Pass, where unparalleled vistas await you at 6,575 feet. https: //www.nps.gov/coro/index.htm

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Ramsey Canyon Preserve There are many reasons why visitors flock to Ramsey Canyon from all over the world. Whether that’s to spot a rare bird, to see wild turkey and herds of deer, or to simply bask in the glorious and peaceful surroundings, there is something for everyone at this Nature Conservancy preserve. Beautiful and shaded hiking trails, cool mountain streams, and 15 species of hummingbird complete the picture perfect scene. http: //www.nature.org/ourinitiatives/ regions/northamerica/unitedstates/arizona/ placesweprotect/ramsey- canyon- preserve.xml

Hummingbird Banding There is something truly thrilling about having a tiny hummingbird placed into the palm of your hands. If you’re lucky, it might stick around for a few seconds before taking flight. This interactive experience is part of the hummingbird banding sessions organized by the Southeastern Arizona Bird Observatory at the San Pedro House between April and September. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to get an up close look at these captivating creatures. http: //sabo.org/hummingbirds/hummingbird- banding/.

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Parker Canyon Lake / Patagonia Lake State Park A beautiful backcountry drive will take you to the 130-acre Parker Canyon Lake, nestled amid rolling hills and the nearby grasslands of wine country. Neighboring Santa Cruz County is home to Patagonia Lake State Park, which at 265 acres offers a long list of recreational possibilities, including the adjoining Sonoita Creek State Natural Area. At both lakes you can fish, rent boats and kayaks, hike, camp, or simply enjoy a picnic and the outstanding scenery. http: //www.parkercanyonlake.com http: //azstateparks.com/Parks/PALA/

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Enjoy these other natural wonders during your stay: Whitewater Draw Wildlif e Area https: //www.azgfd.com/wildlife/viewing/wheretogo/ whitewater Willcox

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Weather - average daily temperature ( F) & monthly total precipitation ( inches)

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Useful Information Camping & RVs

Further information can also be found at:

Throughout Cochise County there are options to camp and hook up an RV. The National Forest Service has two ranger districts in the region where more detailed information can be found.

www.VisitSierraVista.com and http: // www.explorecochise.com/CampingI nformation

Visit the Sierra Vista Ranger District at:

With its 2 9 miles of multi- use and bike paths, mountain bike trails, and open roads, Sierra Vista is the ideal location for those who love to cycle.

http: //www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/ coronado/recreation/camping- cabins/ recarea/? recid= 7 4 3 9 8 & actid= 2 9 Visit the Douglas Ranger District at: http: //www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/ coronado/recreation/camping- cabins/ recarea/? recid= 7 4 3 9 7 & actid= 2 9

Biking

The City of Sierra Vista produces an excellent map of local and surrounding bike routes. Visit www.VisitSierraVista.com for more information and to download the map.


Top five hikes with amazing views

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Your reward for traversing the trails of picturesque

Joe’s Canyon Trail, Huachuca Mountains

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iffi u t Magnificent vistas stretching far into Moderate/ Mexico and the San Pedro Valley can be diffi u t savored along much of this hike. e ation As we marveled at the scenery before 5 ,3 0 0 - 6 ,8 6 4 feet us, it was easy to picture 16th century Spanish explorers winding their way across the grasslands in search of mythical cities of gold. Today, the region is a hiker’s treasure trove of arid desert, rugged mountains, and wildlife spotting. The trailhead begins near the Coronado National Memorial visitor center and winds steeply up through the canyon, along Smuggler’s Ridge and up to Montezuma Pass, which affords one of the most spectacular views in the region. You can also choose to start the hike at the pass. Our tip – if the 6.2 mile round trip sounds daunting, and you have access to two vehicles, leave one at the visitor center and drive the other up to the pass to enjoy the rigorous, downhill hike.

peaks will include endless vistas into neighboring Mexico, views across rock formations thousands of years in the making, and a panorama of craggy outcrops once home to a Southwest legend. No matter which of the county’s ranges you choose to visit, there are out-of-this-world landscapes just waiting to be discovered and enjoyed. Here are our top five picks for the best hikes with amazing views.

Stay safe on the trail

Shaded areas along these hikes can be limited, so take precautions when walking in the sun. Consider starting early in the morning during the warmer summer months, and wear sunscreen. Take plenty of water and snacks, and wear appropriate clothing and footwear. Make sure you have a cell phone and, if you plan on hiking alone, tell someone where you are going and when you expect to return.

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Perimeter Trail, Huachuca Mountains

This trek along a contour of the Huachuca Mountains offers nothing but sweeping views to appreciate. The Perimeter Trail, also popular with mountain bikers, has minimal steep climbs and affords a continuous outlook over the San Pedro Valley. We started at the Carr Canyon Trailhead where the path crossed a pretty mountain stream, headed through grassland and took us on a short climb to an expansive landscape of rolling hills and blue skies. The stresses of every day life literally melted away as we enjoyed the cool breezes and boundless beauty around us. Hikers can also start their journey at the other end of this trail at Miller Canyon.

7 .4 miles round trip iffi u t e ation

Cochise Trail, Dragoon Mountains

Surrounded by a labyrinth of granite rock formations jutting above forest and scrubland, it’s easy to see why Chiricahua Apache Chief Cochise chose this as his hideout as he evaded U.S. Army capture. There is something mystical about this former home of Cochise, for whom the county is named and who is believed buried in the Dragoon Mountains. This enjoyable hike took us through the heart of Cochise Stronghold, where boulders tower defiantly over Arizona oaks, pinyon pine trees, desert yuccas, and tall grass. The scenery here is otherworldly and the trail winds past imposing ravines, across mountain springs, and along shaded gullies. We could almost hear the chants of the Apache tribes on the gentle canyon winds. You’ll find the start of Cochise Trail at the Cochise Stronghold campsite.

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Guindani Trail, Whetstone Mountains

4 .2 miles iffi u t Moderate/ iffi u t

While parts of this hike at Kartchner Caverns State Park can be strenuous, we forgot every challenging step when we reached the slopes of the Whetstone Mountains. For much of this hike we were guided through a rocky canyon surrounded by desert landscaped-covered hills. A steep climb out of the canyon was well rewarded when we took in the majestic scene that awaited us. We felt like we were on top of the world as we gazed across the valley floor as far as the eye could see. Thankfully, it was downhill from there. Our tip - if you have the time and energy, take a tour of the caverns for a truly memorable day out. The start of the trail is signposted once you enter the park.

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Echo Canyon Loop, Chiricahua Mountains

Located at Chiricahua National Monument, this hike should typically take about two hours. But be sure to plan more time for the numerous photo opportunities. The exhilaration of this hike began with the drive into the park as we passed jaw-dropping scenery punctuated with soaring pillars of rock as tall as skyscrapers. mi es round This memorable hike had us staring trip in absolute wonder across spectacular iffi u t as geological formations millions of years Moderate in the making. e ation We walked through rock corridors, 6 ,7 8 4 - 6 ,3 3 0 passed natural grottoes, and gazed in astonishment at gigantic boulders seemingly balanced precariously on towering pillars. Around every corner is another breathtaking panorama waiting to be discovered and captured on camera. The trailhead is located at the Echo Canyon Trail parking area, 5.5 miles past the visitor center.

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Our Taste

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ou may come to Cochise County for a taste of the Southwest, but it’s easy to find yourself on a global culinary adventure.

Quality sushi in the high desert? You bet! Mouthwatering German schnitzel? We’ve got the best in the state. From authentic Italian to modern Vietnamese, your taste buds will have travelled the far corners of the Earth by the time your vacation is done. Coupled with award-winning wineries, and a growing locavore movement, every food and drink experience will be a palate pleaser.

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Restaurants

Sierra Vista is home to dozens of independent restaurants offering a wide variety of cuisines, thanks to a well-travelled community. Along with nationally recognized chains, our locally owned eateries offer everything from fine dining to homemade comfort food. In nearby Bisbee you’ll find an eclectic mix of upscale venues, cozy cafes and laid back coffee shops, and a hearty meal awaits you at the steakhouses and saloons of Tombstone.

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Bars

Whether your desire is to sip fine wine, or enjoy a cool beer after a long day of sightseeing, there is no shortage of watering holes to quench your thirst. Sink into a comfy wine bar couch in Sierra Vista, where you’ll find locals and visitors alike quaffing delectable vino or a craft beer. If happy hour is on your horizon then any number of area restaurants and sports bars will be able to oblige. Head over to downtown Bisbee to try unique handcrafted beers, or ask a local bartender to make you the perfect margarita. The former mining town is also home to a number of historic bars and pubs, many offering live music, and all offering a friendly welcome. The Wild West is still alive and kicking in the saloons of Tombstone, where you could easily find yourself supping alongside a gunslinger or two at one of the town’s character filled venues.

Wine Country

Just like a fine wine, Arizona’s vineyards are improving with age. Award-winning vintages are not hard to find among the wineries and tasting rooms of nearby Sonoita/Elgin and Willcox. A 40-minute drive from Sierra Vista will take you to the grasslands of Sonoita/ Elgin, where area vintners are eager to pour flights of wine for your tasting enjoyment. Varietals range from buttery chardonnays to fruit forward cabernets that are winning accolades and attention at the country’s top wine competitions. Most of the grapes are grown in the Willcox region, about an hour’s journey from Sierra Vista, where a number of historic downtown buildings have been converted to tasting rooms with art galleries.

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Voted the best farmers’ market in Arizona by the American Farmland Trust, the Sierra Vista Farmers Market is where you’ll find a large variety of locally grown products, grass-fed meats, baked goods, honey, jams, and more. This highly popular event is held every Thursday in the beautiful surroundings of Veterans Memorial Park and is where many locals stop for lunch or to hear live music. The High Desert Farmers Market is a smaller event, held every Wednesday, at Sierra Vista’s Elk’s Lodge, while the long-running Bisbee Farmers Market continues to attract the crowds on Saturdays at pretty Vista Park in the historic Warren neighborhood.

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What the locals love Want to eat and drink like a local? Visit these venues, voted for by the community in the Sierra Vista Herald/Bisbee Daily Review’ s “ Best O f” awards.

Sierra Vista

Best Bakery Coffee Shop – The Bread Basket, 3 5 5 W. Wilcox. Authentic German favorites and sweet treats. Best Breakfast – Caffe O Le, 4 0 0 E. Fry Blvd. Family owned, serving generous portions. Best Local Restaurant – Pizzeria Mimosa, 4 7 5 5 E. Neapolitan Way, ereford raditiona ood fired pizzas and I talian dishes. Best Asian Restaurant – Tanuki Japanese Restaurant, 1 2 2 1 E. Fry Blvd. Freshly made sushi, excellent sake selection. Best Mexican – La Casita Mexican Restaurant & Cantina, 4 6 5 E. Fry Blvd. Sierra Vista’ s oldest independent restaurant. Best Burger - Culver’ s, 6 3 2 S. Hwy 9 2 . Juicy burgers. Save room for frozen custard. Best Pizza – Vinny’ s New Y ork Pizza, 1 9 7 7 Frontage Rd. Classic pizzas in a traditional setting. Best Wings – Vinny’ s New Y ork Pizza, 1 9 7 7 Frontage Rd. Mouthwatering wings, from mild to suicidal! Best Place For Wine, Cocktails or Beer – Hoppin’ Grapes Wine & Beer Tasting Shop, 4 0 9 W. Fry Blvd. Sip stellar wines and craft beers in a relaxed environment. 30

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Best Cocktails – The Q uarry, 4 0 Brewery Avenue. Gastro pub known for its craft cocktails. Best Wine – Café Roka, 3 5 Main Street. Extensive wine list, including regional vineyards. Best Dinner – Café Roka, 3 5 Main Street. Highly acclaimed American fusion dining. Best Beer – O ld Bisbee Brewing Company, 2 0 0 Review Alley. European style beers brewed on the premises. Best Breakfast – Bisbee Breakfast Club, 7 5 A Erie Street. Hearty meals served by friendly staff. Best Tacos – Tacho’ s Tacos, 1 3 3 5 S. Naco Hwy. Their south of the border offerings are the real deal. Best Soup – Café Cornucopia, 1 4 Main St. Delicious soups made from scratch daily. Best Sandwiches – Café Cornucopia, 1 4 Main St. Homemade bread and tasty fi ings Best Margarita – Santiago’ s Mexican Restaurant, 1 Howell Ave. Made in- house with a choice of more than 5 5 teq uilas.

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Willcox

Day one and we headed an hour east to Willcox, otherwise known as the ‘cattle capital of the world’. This sleepy railroad town seems an unlikely place to find top-notch wine, but find it we did. If you’re hungry, we recommend planning a stop for lunch first at Coronado Vineyards, about a 10-minute drive outside of downtown. They serve excellent small plates, which you can munch on with a glass of wine in their comfortable lounge area or, better yet, on the patio with beautiful vineyard and mountain views. Thanks to the burgeoning local wine industry,

historic downtown Willcox has undergone something of a renaissance, and is now home to a handful of attractive tasting rooms. What we loved about this laid back location is precisely that – the close proximity of the wineries to each other meant we could park up and casually saunter from tasting room to tasting room. Time really does seem to slow down here. At each spot we found congenial hosts waiting to guide us on our tantalizing tasting journey, from crisp and floral whites to bold and spicy reds. With 74 percent of the state’s grapes grown in the Willcox region, you’ll be pleasantly surprised by Discover cochise

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Willcox Wine Country

Directions to the downtown historic Willcox: From I - 1 0 take exit 3 3 6 and turn right on E. Maley St.

The tasting rooms we visited are open to the public during regular hours, but there are other wineries you can visit by appointment.

5 Ke eling Schaef er Vineyards, 1 5 4 N. Railroad Ave., Willcox. ( 5 2 0 ) 7 6 6 - 0 6 0 0

10 Pillsbury Vineyard and Winery, 6 4 5 0 S. Bennett Pl., Willcox. ( 3 1 0 ) 5 0 8 - 3 3 4 8

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There are also tasting rooms and vineyards you can visit on the Willcox Bench. Here’ s a list of the Willcox area tasting rooms and wineries:

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6 Sand- Reck oner Vineyards, 1 3 0 S. Haskell Ave., Willcox. ( 3 0 3 ) 9 3 1 - 8 4 7 2

11 Z arpara Vineyard, 6 7 7 7 S. Z apara Ln., Willcox. ( 5 2 0 ) 2 2 2 - 7 1 1 4

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1 Aridus Wine Com pany, 1 4 5 N. Railroad Ave., Willcox. ( 5 2 0 ) 7 6 6 - 9 4 6 3

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Golden Rule Vineyards, 3 5 2 5 N. Golden Rule Rd., Cochise. ( 5 2 0 ) 5 0 7 - 3 3 1 0

2 Aridus Wine Com pany Crush F acility, 1 1 2 6 N. Haskell Ave., Willcox. ( 5 2 0 ) 7 6 6 - 2 9 2 6

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By appointment only. 3 Carlson Creek Vineyard, 1 1 5 Railroad Ave., Willcox. ( 5 2 0 ) 7 6 6 - 3 0 0 0

8 Passion Cellars at Salvatore Vineyards, 3 0 5 2 N. Fort Grant Rd., Willcox. ( 9 2 8 ) 6 4 9 - 9 8 0 0

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the wide range of varietals on offer. Sweet Rieslings and dry Voigniers vie alongside velvety Merlots and fruit forward Cabernets. Each tasting room has its own distinct character. Aridus Wine Company is in what looks like a quaint house dating back to the turn of the 20th century. Its thoroughly modern, glass front door, however, gives you a flavor of what lies beyond — a sleek and contemporary interior dominated by a striking wall of metal. And the building, it turns out, was built only 12 years ago. Just steps away is Carlson Creek Wines, housed in a similar property where its competition ribbons and medals are proudly on display – their Merlot was a particular stand out. Other wineries have taken the bones of the nearby early 1900s buildings along Railroad Avenue and transformed them into bright and airy tasting rooms with art galleries – Keeling Schaefer Vineyard’s location was a bank in 1917, while Flying Leap Vineyards is on the site of the former Headquarters Saloon where Warren Earp, younger brother of Wyatt, was shot and killed in 1900.

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While you’re in Willcox intersperse your tastings with a visit to the downtown museums and antique stores, or enjoy the charming Railroad Park, which hosts the hugely popular Willcox Wine Festival. For more info visit www. WillcoxWines.com.

Sonoita/Elgin

On day two, our 45-minute journey took us out to the rolling hills and plains of the Sonoita/Elgin region. This is where the Arizona wine industry began when Sonoita Vineyards became the first commercial vineyard in the State in 1979. If Willcox offers a laid back vibe then Sonoita/Elgin is ready for its afternoon nap. As you take the picturesque drive into neighboring Santa Cruz County, desert scrubland gives way to panoramic grasslands, craggy hills and the imposing Santa Rita Mountains. If you’re looking for a day of relaxation, you’ll find it here. Dotted throughout this lazy landscape are a dozen vineyards with tasting rooms, ranging from sophisticated Tuscan villa-like environments, to

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Directions from Sierra Vista to Sonoita/Elgin: Drive north on State Route 9 0 , turn left on Hwy. 8 2 .

We picked four tasting rooms to visit in Sonoita/Elgin, but there are plenty more to choose from, all within a short driving distance. Here’ s a list of the Sonoita/Elgin tasting rooms and wineries. 1 Dos Cabez as WineWork s, 3 2 4 8 Hwy. 8 2 , Sonoita. ( 5 2 0 ) 7 6 2 - 8 5 8 5

4 Rancho Rossa Vineyards, 3 2 Cattle Ranch Lane, Elgin. ( 5 2 0 ) 4 5 5 - 0 7 0 0 www.ranchorossa.com Fri- Sun, 1 0 : 3 0 a.m. to 3 : 3 0 a.m.

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www.callaghanvineyards.com

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9 Sonoita Vineyards, 2 9 0 Elgin Canelo Rd., Elgin. ( 5 2 0 ) 4 5 5 - 5 8 9 3

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makeshift outdoor spaces where the winemaker pours you an award-winning glass of Syrah with nothing more than a table and a cooler to work with. Beneath the tranquility of Sonoita/Elgin, however, lies an exciting and growing passion for wine that can be tasted in the first rate vintages coming out of this region. Sonoita/Elgin and Willcox are the only wine regions in Arizona to receive the American Viticulture Area designation. At Callaghan Vineyards we were hard pressed to pick our favorites among the delectable wines that have been showered with more medals than the U.S. Olympics team. No matter which winery you choose to visit, however, chances are you’ll be able to enjoy those idyllic views along with your wine. Sonoita Vineyards’ hilltop setting was our favorite for its pastoral vista, complete with herds of cattle, while Rune Wines, one of the region’s newcomers, serves Chardonnay and Grenache al fresco — their goal is to be completely off the grid — with tall grass, yuccas and a rugged butte as a stunning backdrop. At Hannah’s Hill Vineyard the lush green of the ripening vines provides a stark contrast to the golden yellows and earthy browns of the adjacent terrain, and their red barn tasting room/ fermentation space/bottling area puts you at the heart of the wine-making process. Between spectacular views and delicious wine, this is a visit to wine country that will be filled with memories — hopefully prolonged by the bottles you take back home. For more info visit www.arizonawine.org/sonoitaWineTrail. html. n

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Located in the city’s West End district, La Casita has been inviting guests to the fiesta for more than half a century. It’s a good choice to set the culinary bar as you embark on your tasting tour. A true Sierra Vista staple, local residents showed their love by voting it the best Mexican restaurant in the Sierra Vista Herald’s Best of the Vista Awards. At this bustling location you’ll find 4 6 5 E. Fry Blvd., Sierra Vista, www. LaCasitaRestaurantAndCatering. a wide selection of Mexican favorites, from tortilla soup and carne asada, to chicken tacos com, ( 5 2 0 ) 4 5 8 - 2 3 7 6 and chile-laden burritos. It’s all served in satisfying portions and at affordable prices. We ordered the pork carnitas, delivered on a sizzling skillet and a firm favorite with the regulars. Add seasoned vegetables, some freshly squeezed lime, and wrap it all in a tortilla for a tantalizing and tasty bite. Enter the cantina spirit and order a margarita to complement your food. Can’t decide which one to have? We recommend their signature Cadillac margarita — a perfect blend of lemon, lime, and Patron tequila. Just be sure you’re not the one behind the steering wheel. It definitely packs a punch! Discover cochise

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Mi Casa Restaurant

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Just steps from the gunfights and colorful characters of Tombstone’s main drag lies Café Margarita. When you’ve had your fill of gunslingers, shopping and souvenir 1 3 1 S. 5 th St., Tombstone, hunting, head along the www.cafe- margarita.com, boardwalk to enjoy one of their blue ( 5 2 0 ) 4 5 7 - 2 2 7 7 coconut frozen margaritas. The restaurant’s pretty patio is an absolute delight, with its exposed brickwork and adobe walls. We felt like we’d found a calming respite in the Town Too Tough To Die. Those with a hearty appetite may want to tuck into a Sonoran hot dog, wrapped in bacon and covered with cheese, more bacon, beans and salsa verde. We were in the mood for some lighter fare and ordered the delicious and freshly made fish tacos. Our tip - order the grilled option. The one-page menu includes all the favorites, along with a couple of non-traditional items with a Mexican twist – add chile verde, Mexican cheese and guacamole to your burger to get your south-of-the-border fix. History buffs will be interested to learn this building dates back to the 1880s and was where Nellie Cashman ran her famous restaurant, patronized by the likes of Wyatt Earp and Doc Holliday. 40

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Since opening the doors about three years ago, Mi Casa has steadily garnered acclaim and rave reviews, thanks to its impeccably presented and flavorful food – it’s the number one rated restaurant in Benson by TripAdvisor reviewers. The culinary genius behind this Southern Baja style eatery is chef Santa Sutton, who creates modern dishes using old family recipes from La Paz, Mexico. Husband and co-owner Andy can be found front of house justifiably extolling the virtues of his wife’s talents. Just like its name suggests, walking through the front door of this unassuming eatery, at least on the exterior, is like entering someone’s home. This is a tiny restaurant – it seats just 28 – that gives you the sense of eating in your hosts’ front room. But while it may be small, Mi Casa delivers big on both service and taste, from the crispy quesadillas oozing with melted cheese, steak and chicken, to the elegant enchiladas that almost look too good to eat. Did you save room for dessert? Trust us, you’ll want to. The homemade carrot cake is lovingly created from a secret recipe, and generously topped with a warm caramel rum sauce and walnuts. This dish is what the word salivating was made for.


Santiago’s Mexican Restaurant

Tequila aficionados will love Santiago’s. With more than 55 tequila choices, this is the place to sip on a margarita. Its winning blend of fresh fruit juice, fresh lime juice, and their house made sweet and sour mix, is what landed it the award for best margarita by readers of the Bisbee Daily Review. The restaurant also prides itself on offering true tequilas made from the blue agave plant in northwest Mexico. The atmosphere at Santiago’s is both busy and buzzy and its menu is a mix of traditional and modern. 2 Howell Ave., Bisbee, www. The chef ’s SantiagosMexican.blogspot. specials include some unique com, ( 5 2 0 ) 4 3 2 - 1 9 1 0 flavor profiles you won’t find at any other local eateries, and their molcajete, served bubbling in a rock lava bowl, is not to be missed. Old Bisbee is a great place to people watch, so we grabbed a high top next to the window, ordered a house margarita, and dipped a bowl of chips into some fresh guacamole made tableside by an enthusiastic “guac-master” — if you only have guacamole once on your culinary adventure, have it here.

Ricardo’s Restaurant & Lounge

Ricardo’s picturesque location at the base of the Huachuca Mountains has proved to be both a blessing and a curse. In 2011 the original building was razed to the ground when the Monument Fire swept through the area. However, this popular restaurant rose like a phoenix from the flames after its owners chose to rebuild on the same spot. When you enter the lobby area take a few moments to look at the ‘before’ and ‘after’ photos, which include when 7 1 9 6 S. Hwy. 9 2 , the building was nothing but charred Hereford, ( 5 2 0 ) 3 7 8 - 3 2 2 0 remains. Today, however, Ricardo’s is the busy and lively restaurant it always was before the fire, and prides itself on a family atmosphere. The traditional menu is sure to satisfy anyone with a craving for hearty Mexican food, where the carnitas are high in demand and the chile rellenos are made fresh daily. The house margarita is by far the most popular with customers and, according to the staff, is the best in Cochise County.

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Sierra Vista

As you drive around Sierra Vista, you may not get a real sense of history. But just like any hidden treasure, you have to dig a little deeper to find it. Home to historic Fort Huachuca, established at the foot of the mountains in 1877, this is a city with strong military ties. This is also where the famous Buffalo Soldiers trained to play their heroic and critical part in our nation’s history. Outside the gates of the fort lies the West End, where pioneers like Margaret For more info visit www. Carmichael, pictured right, and Oliver Fry VisitSierraVista.com. laid claim to land in the newly formed state of Arizona in 1912. Learn how these hardy homesteaders shaped the future of our city at the Henry F. Hauser Museum. Step back even further in time with a visit to the mammoth kill sites on the outskirts of the city, where the ancient Clovis people once roamed.

rom prehistoric civilizations

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be discovered around every corner in Cochise County. Gaze across ancient mammoth kill sites. Wander the streets of a fantastically preserved Victorian town. Hike the former hideouts of legendary warriors. Or tread the boardwalks of the true Wild West. No matter where you choose to travel and explore, fabled and colorful pasts will follow you.

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Tombstone

Known infamously as “The Town Too Tough To Die”, the gunfighters and saloon girls have never left the city of Tombstone. There is no shortage of places to experience a shootout, including the most famous skirmish in Wild West history – the gunfight at the O.K. Corral. Although their residency was relatively short, the Earp brothers and Doc Holliday are perhaps the best-known former inhabitants of this once bustling, high desert settlement. Tombstone was also home to numerous notorious gunslingers, as well as some of the most feared lawmen in the Southwest. Be sure to start your visit at the Tombstone Courthouse, which houses a very impressive exhibit on the town’s legendary history. Then head on over to the main town, where historic attractions like the Bird Cage Theater, Crystal Palace Saloon, and the Tombstone Epitaph await you.

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Bisbee Voted the best historic small town in the country by readers of U.S.A Today, character exudes from every street and alleyway of this former 1880s mining community. Beautiful Victorian brick buildings form the solid foundation of the old town, while many of the original wooden miners’ homes still cling to the sides of the copper filled hills. Get a taste of the mining past with a visit to the Smithsonian-affiliated Bisbee Mining and Historical Museum, or let a former miner take you on a thrilling underground tour of the Copper Queen Mine. One of the true delights of Bisbee is the chance to meander the winding side streets, where you’ll find eclectic old homes and historic stairways, alongside unexpected works of art. Be sure to include a short side trip to nearby Lowell, an equally wellpreserved homage to the area’s booming past, and a true slice of Americana.

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The charm and chic of Hollywood’s golden age can be glimpsed as you walk the streets of Douglas. This border community once welcomed the likes of Ginger Rogers and Al Johnson, who no doubt laid their weary superstar heads at the famous Hotel Gadsden. The lobby in this early 1900s era hotel could be described For more info visit as the definition of glamor, with its www.VisitDouglas.com. sweeping Italian marble staircase and Tiffany stained glass window. Spanish conquistadors built their presidios here long before celebrities made the trek from California, and the influence of neighboring Mexico affords the visitor an experience rich in both culture and history. Douglas also happens to be the home of the nation’s first international airport — Amelia Earhardt once landed here — and the on-site museum will transport you back to when flying was a more simple and noble affair.

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It could be argued that without Benson, world famous Tombstone may never have achieved its notoriety. As the railroad hub of Cochise County, it provided vital transportation routes for the silver bullion pouring For more info visit www. out of the mining BensonVisitorCenter.com. settlement in the late 1800s, allowing the fledgling city to prosper. While the original station, to which Wyatt Earp accompanied his brother Morgan’s body for travel to California, has since been razed, a nearby replica now serves as the visitor center. Stroll the stores and businesses of the main thoroughfare, where a number of historic buildings can still be found, until you reach the Benson Area Museum. Thanks to the dedication of The San Pedro Valley Arts and Historical Society, the museum pays homage to the area’s Southwestern history and the important part the community had to play in that compelling story.


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Fans of the old Western themed movies should not miss the opportunity to visit Willcox, the ‘cattle capital of the world’. Start your trip in the historic downtown area, where the Rex Allen Arizona Cowboy Museum and the Willcox Cowboy Hall of Fame will undoubtedly awaken childhood memories of classic movies for those of a certain age. For more info visit Learn about the www.WillcoxChamber.com region’s ranching influences, its historic ties to the railroad industry, and the part it played in the Indian wars of the 1880s. Life in Willcox moves at a slower pace, so take the time to wander in and out of the handful of wine tasting rooms located in handsomely renovated historic buildings. Just a short distance away lies Fort Bowie, a 19-century army outpost built following area clashes with the Chiricahua Apache Indians, or head to Cochise Stronghold, where Apache Chief Cochise hid from military pursuers, and where legend says is his final resting place.

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A mecca for birders and wildlife enthusiasts, this federally protected preserve, called the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area, is also home to some of Cochise County’s most interesting history. To walk its paths is to walk in the footsteps of ancient civilizations, Spanish soldiers, boomtown opportunists, and notorious gunfighters. The last major, free-flowing undammed river in the Southwest, the San Pedro has played a vital role in the lives of the surrounding populace for thousands of years. We spent the day traversing its trails and taking in its historic sites as we travelled across the centuries.

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Lehnner Mammoth Kill Site

The tranquility of this area belies the more primal use of its resources by the early Clovis culture. As we took in the beauty of our surroundings, it was easy to let our imaginations run as wild as those ancient huntsmen and picture a herd of mammoth roaming across the landscape before us. Named for Ed Lehner, who discovered extinct mammoth bones on his ranch in 1952, this is where Paleo-Indians hunted and killed their game around 9,000 B.C. Bones belonging to mammoths, bison, and even a camel, were excavated by the Arizona State Museum, along with butchering tools, fire hearths and stone artifacts. While the site is marked only by a couple of plaques, the peace and quiet of the rugged landscape is worth the short drive.

Nestled under a giant cottonwood tree, the San Pedro House is a historic ranch home that is now a bookstore and gift shop. Operated on a volunteer basis by the Friends of the San Pedro River, the house was once surrounded by agricultural land, long since abandoned and replaced by native vegetation. The house is a must stop for anyone who wants to find out more about the river, its wildlife, and its history. It’s packed with books and pamphlets to satisfy both faint curiosity and serious enthusiasts. The gnarly cottonwood tree to the west of the property is estimated to be between 90 and 130 years old, but looks like it has been putting down roots for much longer — we were lucky enough to spot a barn owl perched upon one of its knotted branches. We found the house to be a wonderful spot to sit in the shade and enjoy the constant comings and goings of the hummingbirds, after taking a pleasant stroll along the banks of the nearby river. Discover cochise

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Murray Springs Clovis Site

What we liked about this fascinating insight into the culture and lifestyle of the Clovis civilization is that it can be enjoyed by the whole family. This is an easy, self-guided walk with interpretive signs dotted throughout the 1/3-mile loop. Murray Springs is regarded as one of the most important and well-documented early human sites in North America, and takes you on a 12,000-year journey. Along the way, we learned how these early desert dwellers took full advantage of the surrounding fauna and flora for food, medicine and other day-to-day needs. Our trek took us through desert brush and across a large arroyo before winding past bison and mammoth kill sites and through the former hunting camp. If you’re inclined, take a picnic to enjoy under the shade of the rustic, but very sturdy, ramada overlooking the bison kill site at this National Historic Landmark.

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If you’re unfamiliar with the history of the notorious Gunfight at the O.K. Corral then this particular spot may not be top of your list. The significance of the Clanton Ranch site will carry more weight following a visit to nearby Tombstone, where that infamous encounter took place. It took just 30-seconds for the 1881 shoot-out to earn its place in the annals of history and resulted in the demise of outlaws Billy Clanton and brothers Tom and Frank McLaury, at the hands of the Earp brothers and Doc Holliday. “Old Man” Clanton had established his ranch Take Charleston near the banks of the San Pedro River in 1873 and Road 5 .9 is said to have hired some of the Southwest’s most miles east of notorious characters, such as Johnny Ringo and Sierra Vista to Curly Bill Brocious. Escapule Road. A one-mile walk through open desert led us to Turn south on Escapule. what remains of the ranch, including part of the Trailhead original adobe walls. parking is 1 .4 Within easy sight of the river, we speculate its miles on the location at the top of a small ridge afforded the left. Clantons the chance to spot the approach of both Round trip hike friend and foe. – 2 miles


Millville and Petroglyph Discovery Trail

Said to be even tougher and livelier than nearby Tombstone, Millville was once a prosperous mill site founded to process ore from local silver mines. At its peak in the 1880s, Millville produced $1.3 million in bullion in one year. The walk to Millville is picturesque, and took us parallel to the old Union Pacific railway line before heading northeast to the former boomtown, whose neighbor Charleston stood across the river. You can still see the remains of the two mills, and the Corbin House, described as one of the finest abodes in the Southwest. From this point we got a spectacular view of the Huachuca Mountains. Be sure to include the trail to the nearby 600-year-old rock art and petroglyphs for a glimpse into an even more ancient civilization.

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Fairbank Historic Townsite

Thanks to the work of dedicated volunteers the remaining buildings of this ghost town are gradually being restored. The former schoolhouse – in use until the 1930s – will resonate with anyone who sat at an old inkwell desk, and is also the visitor center and gift shop. Fairbank was the closest railway stop to Tombstone and was therefore a significant and busy townsite in the 1880s. Today, you can wander past the former mercantile building, post office, saloon, and the town cemetery. The San Pedro River is just a short walk away. We took the opportunity to stroll along its banks where we spotted deer bouncing across one of the most delightful parts of the river. Well worth the side excursion. The townsite entrance is .2 5 mile east of the San Pedro River bridge on Highway 8 2 . Round trip loop trail – 3 .9 miles

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Presidio Santa Cruz de Terrenate

A late afternoon jaunt to this 1775 Spanish soldiers’ encampment on a bluff overlooking the San Pedro River is a highly pleasurable From Highway 9 0 way to experience the riches of the high take Highway 8 2 desert. east 8 .4 miles to Our hike to this former garrison I n Balance Ranch provided stunning views across the San Road near milepost 6 0 . Turn north on Pedro River Valley before reaching the I n Balance Road adobe remains of this strategic, but 1 .7 5 miles to ultimately doomed, fortress — frequent trailhead parking Apache attacks and the harsh desert on right. conditions led to the abandonment of Round trip hike – the fortress in just five years. 2 .7 5 miles A short trail then led us through what would have been the main gate, past the remains of the chapel, bastion and commandant’s quarters. Today, Presidio Santa Cruz de Terrenate is one of the best-preserved sites from among a number of presidios built between Louisiana and California. Retrace your steps and enjoy the palette of colors painting the landscape as the sun sets behind the majestic Huachuca mountains.

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Gammons Gulch Movie Set & Museum

Probably the most fascinating part of this Benson attraction is its owner. Jay Gammons loves nothing better than to relate enthralling tales from his time spent on movie sets with stars like John Wayne, Ava Gardner and Andy Griffith. In the 1990s he settled in the high desert, where he has built an astonishingly authentic old West town, bursting with genuine antiques and cinematic props. It has featured in numerous films and videos. You can book your own private tour of this 1880s to the 1930s ghost town where time has literally stood still.

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Tombstone

Fans of the old West will find much to delight in “The Town Too Tough To Die”. Time your visit to famous Allen Street just right, and you may come across the Earp brothers and Doc Holliday preparing for their showdown at the O.K. Corral. Of course, there are many other infamous characters who left their mark on the Southwest, and you can learn more about them at the Gunfighter Hall of Fame. This intriguing museum includes many private collections and loaned pieces, which once belonged to the likes of Billy The Kid, Pat Garrett, and Jesse James. A great place to start your Tombstone tour is at the Courthouse State Historic Park, which does an excellent job of relating the absorbing history of this 1880s mining settlement. You can then spend the rest of the day wandering the boardwalks, visiting authentic saloons and attractions, watching a riveting gunfight, and browsing the many gift stores. Be sure to head over to nearby Boothill Graveyard, the final resting place for many of the town’s early inhabitants, and whose grave markers make for some interesting reading. Enjoy the magnificent views of the Dragoon Mountains while you’re there.

Find out how the pioneers of Sierra Vista carved their place in the local history books with a tour of plaques placed at sites of significance or interest. Get out of the car and wander the West End on foot, where the majority of plaques can be found, to discover a fledgling city of entrepreneurial spirit, bustling bars and cocktail lounges, and a community with identity and purpose. Stop by the Fry Cemetery, on 7th and 6th Streets, which was established in 1919 and is now on the National Register of Historic Places. Pick up a self-guided historic plaque map at the Henry F. Hauser Museum at 2950 E. Tacoma Street, or download it at http:// www.sierravistaaz.gov/egov/ documents/1290030351_994781. pdf

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Amerind Museum

Located among the wondrous rock formations of Texas Canyon, the Amerind Museum is a world-class facility dedicated to preserving the history of the Native Peoples of the Americas. Visitors will travel as far back as the Ice Age during a tour of discovery of artifacts and exhibits, bringing them right up to the present day. Renowned artists have their western-themed works displayed in the museum’s gallery, which includes a room for contemporary Native American art. The facility also hosts special events and programs highlighting Native American culture.

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John Slaughter Ranch

Feared by those who broke the law, and beloved by those who did not, “Texas” John Slaughter was one of Cochise County’s most interesting Sheriffs. While he lived during tumultuous and riotous times, crossing paths with the likes of Johnny Ringo and Pancho Villa, today his former home is the picture of tranquility. The dusty road from nearby Douglas leads you along the border and into the lush green pastures of this once thriving cattle ranch, complete with its own serene pond. You can tour the original ranch house and outbuildings, before taking a pleasant walk up to the site of a military post and enjoying lovely views across the San Pedro River and into neighboring Mexico.

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Brown Canyon Ranch / Carr House

Many fascinating people have called the Huachuca Mountains home, and their legacies still exist today. Brown Canyon Ranch has passed through the hands of a number of pioneering families since it was built more than a century ago, and sits in a charming foothills location popular with hikers, mountain bikers and wildlife lovers. Rustic Carr House is nestled among the trees of nearby Carr Canyon and is just steps away from walking and hiking trails, the stone ruins of early 20th century dwellings, and a stunning seasonal waterfall. Both sites are easily accessible and offer a taste of what life was like for those first local trailblazers.

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Fort Bowie

Along the hugely enjoyable 1.5mile hike to this former U.S. Army outpost, you’ll catch a tantalizing glimpse of what lies ahead. The short ascent at the end of your trek brings you out onto a bluff, peppered with adobe ruins once home to soldiers in conflict with the Chiricahua Apaches. It’s a wildly beautiful spot enhanced by views across the surrounding valley stretching out to the far away horizon. Drop by the visitor center to learn more about the fort’s past, and allow time to go to the Fort Bowie Cemetery — you’ll pass it on the way to the main site — where Little Robe, son of Apache Chief Geronimo, is buried.

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Arizona Folklore Preserve

Perhaps one of the most enjoyable and unique ways to experience Southwest culture is through a musical performance at the Arizona Folklore Preserve. This intimate theater is set in a dazzlingly beautiful spot in Ramsey Canyon and welcomes artists from throughout the western United States. Their songs relate Arizona’s place in history, and tell tales of its people and heritage. State balladeer Dolan Ellis, who founded the preserve two decades ago, is a regular performer here.

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Fort Huachuca

When a young army captain chose the foot of the Huachuca Mountains to establish a military fort in 1877, little did he know the impact it would have on the surrounding region. Since then, Fort Huachuca has been driving both the economy and future of Cochise County, and beyond its gates is a rich tapestry of history. The original stone barracks and nearby officers’ quarters still stand today, and the story of this rural post is told through its outstanding museums, where homage is paid to the world famous Buffalo Soldiers. Trace the steps that led to the fort becoming an outpost during the Apache wars, to the vital contributor to our nation’s defense that it is today.

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The Unexpected in Tombstone since 1978 Fort Huachuca is an active military installation. All visitors 18 years and older, who do not have a Department of Defense identification card, will be subject to a background check before being allowed entry. To complete a background check and to be issued an installation access badge, you must go to the Visitor Control Center located at the Fort Huachuca Van Deman Gate, and complete an access request form. Allow 30 minutes for processing. International visitors are not permitted access, unless they are sponsored and escorted by authorized personnel. International visitors must contact the City of Sierra Vista Visitor Center at least three weeks prior to their visit (800288-3861) to arrange for clearance and an approved escort. For information regarding installation access please call (520) 533-3269/2447.

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many steep staircases scattered throughout the town. Thanks to Tom’s jeep, however, we were soon soaring along the narrow back roads where much of the community’s real charisma can be found, not to mention the incredible views out into Mexico. Highlights along this 90-minute tour include the former jailhouse owned by movie legend John Wayne, the cribs used by ladies of the night in notorious Brewery Gulch, the former high school which entered the Guinness Book of World Records because each of its four floors has a ground-level entrance, and the Copper Queen Hotel, which once played host to President Teddy Roosevelt. But there is more to Bisbee than its downtown. Tom whisked us away to the nearby district of Warren, an historic neighborhood where the mansions that once housed the senior managers at the Phelps Dodge mining company still stand as a splendid reminder of the city’s former claim as the richest in Arizona. For sports buffs, this interesting neighborhood is where you’ll find Warren Ballpark, the oldest continuously used baseball field in the nation. Historic Lowell is another must-see, even if it’s not included in your tour.

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Step back in time to a bygone era and enjoy a stroll along the main street of this once thriving locale, where you’ll find vintage cars, signs and even a 1950s era gas station. At the end of this highly enjoyable tour you’ll have traversed steep canyons and narrow byways, learned about the hunt for Geronimo and the search for precious metals. You’ll have seen impeccable examples of Victorian architecture, gazed out over rooftops once home to Welsh miners, and taken a fleeting peak at what life was like in this spellbinding community still clinging to the hillsides. For further information about this historic tour visit www.LavenderJeepTours.com or call (520) 432-5369. Visit www.DiscoverBisbee.com for more information about Bisbee. n


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HO T E LS AN D MO T E LS Bella U nion Adobe Lodge Motel, 5 0 5 E. Fremont Street, 5 2 0 - 4 5 7 - 2 2 4 1 Landm ark Look out Lodge, 7 8 1 North Hwy 8 0 , 5 2 0 - 4 5 7 - 2 2 2 3

T om bstone Livery Stable, 9 1 9 Highway 8 2 West, 5 2 0 - 4 5 7 - 3 5 5 9 T om bstone R.V. Park & Cam pground, 1 4 7 5 North Hwy 8 0 ,5 2 0 - 4 5 7 - 3 8 2 9 ,8 0 0 - 3 4 8 - 3 8 2 9 Wells F argo R.V. Park , 2 0 1 E. Fremont St., 5 2 0 - 4 5 7 - 3 9 6 6 , 8 0 0 2 6 9 - 8 2 6 6

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T . Miller’ s T om bstone Mercantile & Hotel, 5 3 0 E. Allen St., 5 2 0 - 4 5 7 - 2 4 0 5

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T om bstone Grand Hotel, 5 8 0 Randolph Way, 5 2 0 - 4 5 7 - 9 5 0 7 T om bstone Sagebrush I nn, 2 2 7 N. Fourth St., 5 2 0 - 4 5 7 - 2 3 1 1 T om bstone Budget Host I nn, 5 0 2 E. Fremont Street, 5 2 0 - 4 5 7 3 4 7 8 T rail Riders I nn Motel & RV Park , 1 3 N. 7 th Street,5 2 0 - 4 5 7 - 3 5 7 3 , 8 0 0 - 5 7 4 0 4 1 7 BE D AN D BRE AKF

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Craz y Annie’ s Bordello Bed & Break f ast and Saloon, 9 5 South 1 0 th St., Marie’ s B & B, 1 0 1 N. 4 th St., 5 2 0 - 4 5 7 - 3 8 3 1 ,8 7 7 - 4 5 7 - 3 8 3 1 T om bstone Bordello B& B, 1 0 7 W. Allen St., 5 2 0 - 4 5 7 - 2 3 9 4 Virgil’ s Corner B & B, 9 7 E. Fremont St., 5 2 0 - 5 4 8 - 1 0 2 5 Wyatt’ s Hotel B & B, 1 0 9 S. Third St., 5 2 0 - 6 7 8 - 7 2 8 1 VACAT I O N

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Desert Hills Mobile Hom e Ranch, 6 1 2 West Setting Sun, 6 0 2 - 5 3 5 - 1 2 8 2 Silver Belt RV Park , 1 0 th & Allen Streets, 5 2 0 - 4 5 7 - 3 9 6 1 Stam pede R.V. Park , 2 0 1 W. Allen St., 5 2 0 - 4 5 7 - 3 7 3 8 , 8 6 6 4 0 9 - 4 7 7 8

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T om bstone Boarding House I nn, 1 1 4 N. Fourth St., 5 2 0 - 4 5 7 8 0 7 5

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