Archives for March 2012

Lost Dutchman State Park | Apache Junction AZ

We had a great time at the Lost Dutchman State Park. Lost Dutchman is located in the Sonoran desert just 40 miles east of Phoenix in Apache Junction Arizona.¬† The campground has 72 campsites (38 with electric and water hookup), a dump station and a small shower house (2 shower stalls). The 292 acre park […]

Searching for Lost Dutchman Gold Mine

This weekend we are headed to the Superstition Mountains to search for the legendary mother-lode of gold known as the Lost Dutchman Gold Mine (or at least enjoy some hiking,¬†spectacular views of the Superstition Mountains, sagauro studded valleys, steep canyons, soaring rocky outcroppings, cactus and heavy brush and maybe spot some wildlife; coyote, javelina and […]