Near Apache Junction in Pinal County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
The Dons of Arizona
Dedicated to the preservation of southwestern legend and lore. Each year from this base camp The Don's launch an expedition into the Superstition Mountains in search of the Lost Dutchman Mine.
Erected 1990 by Lost Dutchman Chapter 5917, E Clampus Vitus.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Natural Resources • Notable Places. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list.
Location. 33° 23.681′ N, 111° 21.181′ W. Marker is near Apache Junction, Arizona, in Pinal County. Marker is on East Peralta Road 5.6 miles east of Superstition Freeway (U.S. 60). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gold Canyon AZ 85118, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bluebird Mine and Gift Shop (approx. 8.9 miles away); Ghost Town of Goldfield (approx. 8.9 miles away); Goldfield Mining District (approx. 8.9 miles away); The Dutchman’s Inn (approx. 9.3 miles away); Superstition Mountain Historical Society (approx. 9.3 miles away); a different marker also named Goldfield Mining District (approx. 9.4 miles away); Apache Trail (approx. 11.3 miles away); Jacob Von Walzer (approx. 11.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Apache Junction.
1. Plaque Dedication Information
The President of the Chapter at the time of Dedication: Frank 'Credit Card' Houdek NGH#1.
Erected in Clamper Year 5669 as part of Charter Doin's
— Submitted June 5, 2010, by Frank Houdek of Kingman, Arizona.
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