Directly east about an hour outside of Phoenix is a beautiful scenic drive called the Apache Trail. The Apache Trail is a 40 mile scenic drive.
Apache Junction (AJ) is located about forty miles east of downtown Phoenix and is home to the majestic Superstition Mountains. Apache Junction is steeped in
expressions-of-nature: “Sunset in Apache Junction, Arizona : Saija Lehtonen”
Just 45 minutes east of downtown Phoenix, you can catch a glimpse of what life was like back in the Arizona wild west at Goldfield Ghost Town!
Goldfield Ghost Town, Apache Junction, AZ - Ghost Town Sites Worth a Visit - Sunset-SR
Superstition Mountains near Apache Junction, Arizona cabins at the foot.