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Oatman, Arizona – A Living Ghost Town – Legends of

2021-10-26  Oatman, Arizona, located in the Black Mountains of Mohave County got its start as a mining camp after prospectors struck gold in the area in the early 1900s.Later, it became part of Route 66.. Often described as a ghost town, it doesn’t quite fit the

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Oatman Arizona: Ghost Town, Mining Town, Fun Town

Oatman, Arizona is an old mining town on historical Route 66.Often referred to as a ghost town, Oatman was a fantastic place to strike it rich by way of gold in the early 1900’s. Despite a fire that burned much of the town in 1921, you’ll still find several original sites.

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This Wild West Ghost Town Is Completely Inhabited By

2021-5-18  Whether you just have an interest in old Westerns, or you just happen to love donkeys, Oatman, AZ is the place for you. Oatman is a small old West mining town situated along the old Route 66. It’s only about a 2 hour drive from Las Vegas and it’s a beautiful trip through the desert. Vicente Villamon/Flickr. Some might call it an old ghost ...

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Oatman, Az - Digital Desert

Oatman Arizona, ghost town. Route 66 - Arizona: Oatman, Arizona The namesake for the town of Oatman was Olive Oatman, a young Illinois woman kidnapped by Apache Indians and forced into slavery.The town of Oatman in the Black Mountains of Mohave County flourished soon after prospectors discovered gold worth $13 million dollars in 1908 and another gold mine

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10 Ghost Towns in Arizona Worth Visiting

2015-8-23  Here are 10 of our favorite ghost towns that have been well preserved (considering Arizona’s harsh climate) and are actually worth visiting. 1. Oatman. Nestled in the Black Mountains near California’s Mojave desert is a ghost town ruled by wild burros. Oatman

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Oatman Ghost Town - 2021 All You Need to Know BEFORE

Oatman Village Western Mining Town and Route 66 Experience. 22. Adventure Tours. from $89.00 per adult. LIKELY TO SELL OUT*. Arizona Ghost Towns and Wild-West Day Trip from Las Vegas. 8. Bus Tours. from $229.00 per adult.

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Oatman

2021-10-24  Oatman. Oatman, Arizona authentic western ghost town and mining camp located on the longest stretch, 167 continuous miles, of Historic Route 66. Complete with historic buildings, museums and unique gift shops nestled into the surrounding scenic towering mountains. This is visited each day by the roaming wild burros.

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Oatman Visit Arizona

Oatman might have suffered the same fate as many Arizona mining towns and faded into a ghost town if not for Route 66 nostalgia and nearby casinos. The town prides itself on maintaining a Wild West feel, down to the wooden sidewalks, staged shootouts and kitschy shops. (You can even adopt a wild burro and take it home!)

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Living Ghost Town: Burros and Gunfights, Oatman, Arizona

Oatman, Arizona, bills itself as a throwback to the Old West, a "living ghost town." If the wild past really intrigues you, then drive west to Oatman on old Route 66 from I-40, exit 44. This blacktop looks as if it hasn't been maintained since the right-of-way was

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The Haunted Oatman Hotel, Arizona – Legends of America

2021-10-26  However, the town was rebuilt, and the old hotel was repaired in 1920, continuing to host its many guests. However, both the population and the mining boom were short-lived. The largest mining company, United Eastern Mines, shut down its operations in 1924 and the town

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Oatman, Route 66 Arizona

2019-4-7  Oatman, a gold mining town of the old Wild West, is in the Black Mountains on Route 66, close to Sitgreaves Pass and Goldroad, a Mining Ghost town. Drive the The Historic Route 66 Back Country Byway visit Cool Springs and enjoy Oatman's Gunfights and Burros and its historic Durlin (Oatman

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Our Oatman Town Burros - Oatman-Gold Road Chamber

2020-11-18  Oatman Chamber of Commerce P.O. Box 423 Oatman, Arizona 86433 Phone: 928-577-9139 or 928-234-0344

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This Wild West Ghost Town Is Completely Inhabited By

2021-5-18  Whether you just have an interest in old Westerns, or you just happen to love donkeys, Oatman, AZ is the place for you. Oatman is a small old West mining town situated along the old Route 66. It’s only about a 2 hour drive from Las Vegas and it’s a beautiful trip through the desert. Vicente Villamon/Flickr. Some might call it an old ghost ...

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Oatman, Az - Digital Desert

Oatman Arizona, ghost town. Route 66 - Arizona: Oatman, Arizona The namesake for the town of Oatman was Olive Oatman, a young Illinois woman kidnapped by Apache Indians and forced into slavery.The town of Oatman in the Black Mountains of Mohave County flourished soon after prospectors discovered gold worth $13 million dollars in 1908 and another gold mine

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10 Ghost Towns in Arizona Worth Visiting

2015-8-23  Here are 10 of our favorite ghost towns that have been well preserved (considering Arizona’s harsh climate) and are actually worth visiting. 1. Oatman. Nestled in the Black Mountains near California’s Mojave desert is a ghost town ruled by wild burros. Oatman

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Oatman Ghost Town - 2021 All You Need to Know BEFORE

Oatman Village Western Mining Town and Route 66 Experience. 22. Adventure Tours. from $89.00 per adult. LIKELY TO SELL OUT*. Arizona Ghost Towns and Wild-West Day Trip from Las Vegas. 8. Bus Tours. from $229.00 per adult.

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Oatman Arizona - Historic Town

2020-5-12  The town is just 4 blocks long and filled with Old West Charm. Oatman takes pride in keeping its town as authentic as possible. It is an authentic western ghost town and mining camp. There are historic buildings, plank sidewalks, unique shops, dancing to live music, and food to savor.

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Oatman, Route 66 Arizona

2019-4-7  Oatman, a gold mining town of the old Wild West, is in the Black Mountains on Route 66, close to Sitgreaves Pass and Goldroad, a Mining Ghost town. Drive the The Historic Route 66 Back Country Byway visit Cool Springs and enjoy Oatman's Gunfights and Burros and its historic Durlin (Oatman

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Arizona Ghost Towns 10 of the Best Ghost Towns in ...

2019-8-29  The recently restored ghost town of Vulture City was once home to the largest producing gold mine in Arizona, as well as plenty of violence and infamy. Legend says that 18 men hung to death on the 300-year-old ironwood tree beside founder

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The Haunted Oatman Hotel, Arizona – Legends of America

2021-10-26  However, the town was rebuilt, and the old hotel was repaired in 1920, continuing to host its many guests. However, both the population and the mining boom were short-lived. The largest mining company, United Eastern Mines, shut down its operations in 1924 and the town

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Oatman General Store Is One Of The Oldest General Stores ...

2021-8-17  Oatman, a former mining town in the Black Mountains of Mohave County, has been made famous by the wild burros that freely roam its streets. Also in town is Oatman General Store, which, at over 110 years old, is among the oldest general stores in Arizona. Although ownership of the store has changed hands many times over the years, there's a ...

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Our Oatman Town Burros - Oatman-Gold Road Chamber

2020-11-18  Oatman Chamber of Commerce P.O. Box 423 Oatman, Arizona 86433 Phone: 928-577-9139 or 928-234-0344

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Events and Games in Oatman Arizona on Historical Route 66.

2021-7-17  Wild West Shootouts in Oatman, Arizona! Don't miss the Oatman Ghost Rider Gunfighters along with the Red Ridge Marauders, Oatman's oldest Gunfighter organizations taking to the streets at 1:30 3:30 pm daily. Show Times may vary due to weather or special events and crowd permitting.

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Show Mines of the United States of America: Gold Road

2021-10-5  Description. Gold Road Mine Tours is located in an old gold mining ghost town on Historical Route 66. The mine tour visits the 1900 drift, the visitors are transported up by a wagon. Then a walk of about 200 m through the mine shows the old mining technology and the shaft #3, which goes down 460 m and up 100 m.

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Oatman, Az - Digital Desert

Oatman Arizona, ghost town. Route 66 - Arizona: Oatman, Arizona The namesake for the town of Oatman was Olive Oatman, a young Illinois woman kidnapped by Apache Indians and forced into slavery.The town of Oatman in the Black Mountains of Mohave County flourished soon after prospectors discovered gold worth $13 million dollars in 1908 and another gold mine

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The Haunted Oatman Hotel, Arizona – Legends of America

2021-10-26  However, the town was rebuilt, and the old hotel was repaired in 1920, continuing to host its many guests. However, both the population and the mining boom were short-lived. The largest mining company, United Eastern Mines, shut down its operations in 1924 and the town

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Arizona Ghost Towns 10 of the Best Ghost Towns in ...

2019-8-29  The recently restored ghost town of Vulture City was once home to the largest producing gold mine in Arizona, as well as plenty of violence and infamy. Legend says that 18 men hung to death on the 300-year-old ironwood tree beside founder

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Oatman Arizona

2021-1-19  Welcome to Oatman Arizona, an old Gold Mining Town Dating back to the late 1800's. In it's prime Oatman and it's neighbor Goldroad were the largest gold producers in Arizona Roboforex.. Located up the hill from Bullhead City and Laughlin on the Colorado River, old timers will remember it as a Route 66 stop over as the famed road passes right through the middle of town.

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Show Mines of the United States of America: Gold Road

2021-10-5  Description. Gold Road Mine Tours is located in an old gold mining ghost town on Historical Route 66. The mine tour visits the 1900 drift, the visitors are transported up by a wagon. Then a walk of about 200 m through the mine shows the old mining technology and the shaft #3, which goes down 460 m and up 100 m.

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Oatman General Store Is One Of The Oldest General Stores ...

2021-8-17  Oatman, a former mining town in the Black Mountains of Mohave County, has been made famous by the wild burros that freely roam its streets. Also in town is Oatman General Store, which, at over 110 years old, is among the oldest general stores in Arizona. Although ownership of the store has changed hands many times over the years, there's a ...

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6 Incredible Things to do in Oatman, Arizona

2020-9-28  The town’s biggest mine closed in 1924, and by 1941, the government ordered the closing of Oatman’s remaining mining operations as part of the country’s war efforts. Because of its location on Route 66, local commerce eventually shifted toward accommodating motorists traveling between Kingman, Arizona

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Oatman and Route 66 Oatman, AZ

The town of Oatman was born in 1906 as a tent camp and flourished as a thriving gold mining center till 1942. The residents take pride in keeping its town as authentic as possible, giving visitors a look back into history and showing the Wild West as it really was. Located on historic Route 66, this family-friendly town

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Our Oatman Town Burros - Oatman-Gold Road Chamber

2020-11-18  Oatman Chamber of Commerce P.O. Box 423 Oatman, Arizona 86433 Phone: 928-577-9139 or 928-234-0344

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A website devoted to the ghost town of Gleeson, Arizona.

2014-10-16  Devoted to the historic ghost town of Gleeson, Arizona, and its restored jail. Located 15 miles east of Tombstone, and near the ghost-town of Courtland.

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Oatman in Oatman, AZ (Google Maps)

Oatman, Arizona (AZ), US. Oatman is a former mining town in the Black Mountains of Mohave County, Arizona, United States. Located at an elevation of 2,710 feet (830 m), it began as a tent camp soon after two prospectors struck a $10 million gold find in 1915, though the area had been already settled for a number of years.

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Legends of America Photo Prints Oatman

Oatman, Arizona Just across the Colorado River and up the hill from Laughlin, Nevada is the historic town of Oatman, Arizona.Often described as a ghost town, it doesn’t quite fit the category, but, close enough, considering that it once boasted over 10,000 people and now supports just a little over 100 people year-round. Though Oatman

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