Apache Junction in Pinal County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Ghost Town of Goldfield
Historical Marker Since 1947
Population now 8. Elevation 2025 ft.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Places.
Location. 33° 27.463′ N, 111° 29.261′ W. Marker is in Apache Junction, Arizona, in Pinal County. Marker can be reached from North Apache Trail (Arizona Route 88) north of North Farside Lane, on the right. Marker is located at the Bluebird Mine Gift Shop. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5405 North Apache Trail, Apache Junction AZ 85119, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bluebird Mine and Gift Shop (here, next Goldfield Mining District (here, next to this marker); Superstition Mountain Historical Society (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Goldfield Mining District (approx. 1.1 miles away); Apache Trail (approx. 4.4 miles away); Jacob Von Walzer (approx. 4.6 miles away); Canyon Lake (approx. 6.2 miles away); The Dutchman’s Inn (approx. 7.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Apache Junction.
Also see . . . Recreated Goldfield Ghost Town. Nearby is a re-created town for tourists to experience a gold mining western town. Their website gives a detailed history of Goldfield. (Submitted on March 15, 2016.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 15, 2016, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 249 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 15, 2016, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.