Travel Blogs from Tombstone
Zach had a hankering to visit Tombstone, AZ. Unfortunately by the time we got there, most of the attractions were closed. We did grab a beer at Doc Holiday's bar and play some pool. Then we got a hotel in Deming. It was over 100 degrees out- way to hot to ...
it is about 80 miles from Alpine to Marenci and it took me 3 hours. Switch back city. I had to stop the car when I sneezed because I always close my eyes. Signs promised big horn sheep but all I saw were deer and cows. I made it to the end of rt 191 south. My part of Cochise county is very green I am glad to be ...
... card players and cheating lovers. Mike and I found several of them as we went through the theater, it's stage and back rooms.
The basement was a hodgepodge of rooms, one of which was a poker room, where is was believed the longest running poker game in history was held. Some of the players were Doc Holiday, Bat Masterson and Diamond Jim Brady. Real people, along with the Earp brothers.
When ground water began seeping into the mines in the late 1880's the ...
... basement, where the more pricey soiled doves did rtheir trade. The basement was also the location of the longest continuous poker game in history, damn game lasted over 8 years and something in the order of $10 million changed hands.
Last of all we went back up on the stage and examined the "black Mariah" hearse, whish is one of only a handful still in existence and worth over a million dollars. We turned out the lights and ...
... of the town ever since. Be sure to visit Boot Hill, the origianl cemetery where outlaws, miners and old west residents are buried.
Helldorado Theater is when we watched the play I have all the video's on. I had to make a lot of them to make it work so you may not want to take the time watch them. It is a funny little play and we enjoyed it.
We will be leaving here tomorrow to continue on our journey.
Jim and Kathy
Other places to stay in Tombstone
410 Fremont St. (Hwy 80), Tombstone | Motelfrom $97
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13N and 7th Street, Tombstone | Motelfrom $85
501 E Fremont Street, Tombstone | Motelfrom $59