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6 edition of The treasure of the Superstition Mountains. found in the catalog.

The treasure of the Superstition Mountains.

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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Superstition Mountains (Ariz.),
  • Arizona.
    • Subjects:
    • Treasure-trove -- Arizona.,
    • Legends -- Arizona.,
    • Superstition Mountains (Ariz.)

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 245-247.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF817.S9 J44
      The Physical Object
      Pagination247 p.
      Number of Pages247
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4917950M
      ISBN 10039308678X
      LC Control Number76163371
      OCLC/WorldCa695007

      The Superstition Mountain Lost Dutchman Museum displays the artifacts, history and folklore of the Superstition Mountains and surrounding region. Granite Mountain Strong Boxes: The strongboxes from several stagecoach robberies are buried somewhere on Granite Mountain. Such a thing would have saved me a lot of trouble. A month after the discovery of Ruth's skull, the rest of his remains were found almost a mile away, confirmed by the presence of the steel plate in his leg from his previous treasure hunt heck-up. I still had a steep climb up to reach the ledge. Wait, it gets weirder.

      Hiking and camping are popular activities. Tales of these other Lost Dutchman's mines can be traced to at least the s. But perhaps of more interest was the note's casual postscript: "P. Obviously, it was just another scam.

      A second stone, called the "Horse Map Stone," shows the image of the horse, beautifully incised, and brief comments in Spanish. The maps are believed to be of areas within the Superstition Mountains. Tom Kollenborn's explanation of the types of summer storms common in Apache Junction makes the connection between the mountain and a god of thunder clear and believable. It was worth it. Red, orange and yellow are precious metals and blue is a hole. Merworth had become lost in the same area inrequiring a rescue.


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The treasure of the Superstition Mountains. book

I knew DeGrazia, but I am not too sure I knew him at all. When we arrived at the campsite, I began unloading and setting up our gear. He called it the Gallery in the Sun. I was extremely disappointed. Tom Kollenborn's explanation of the types of summer storms common in Apache Junction makes the connection between the mountain and a god of thunder clear and believable.

The person I talked with informed me that I needed to get permission from a board director. Lost Apache gold or Dr. According to the Lost Dutchman Days websiteThorne was a doctor from Illinois who wanted nothing more than to travel west and practice medicine among Native American tribes in the Southwest.

The canyon was eliminated as a way to get onto the ledge. We scanned the terrain over the mine with the Rover UC. All these stories center on the Superstition Mountains, which seem to have a strange hold over the psyches of those who live beneath their towering height.

Anything other than hiking, camping and taking photos will require a permit from the National Forest Service. After searching the ledge and canyon wall, however, I found no indication of any mining. Gold and silver was a currency commonly used to buy goods and services.

Should you load up a backpack with Slim Jims and novelty colored Mountain Dews in an attempt to uncover gold that has variously belonged to a non-Dutch Dutchman, a blindfolded doctor, a Mexican mining family, a tribe of Apaches, the Thunder God himself, and some soldiers we didn't have room to mention before?

Most believed that Ruth died, probably from the extreme desert heat, and his body was carried away in parts by wild animals. I had to clamber either up or down steep inclines while going around a very slanted canyon wall.

It makes color images of the things we would be seeking, even if buried as deep as sixteen feet. We had to hike through a lot of scrub brush and cacti, walking over pea-size pebbles which rolled like marbles when we stepped on them, making the going tough.

Actual facts about the lost mine just don't exist. There must be similar "clues" all over the Superstition Mountains. We backpacked into the wilderness, to our location, and discovered bullion, mines and gold ore. He had no instructions. Featured Partner In the s Goldfield was a booming community.

Months would pass before I could arrange another trip. Thorne is said to be either unwilling or unable to relocate the mine. My wife and I called an end to our trip. I had to move with great care. Although his gun was found under the body, the death was ruled suicide. Some searchers for the mine have disappeared in likely wilderness accidents.The Treasure of the Superstition Mountains book.

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