Mar 6, 2014
Exploring Historic Southern Arizona on a Honda CB500X
The CB500X and I are headed up to Oatman on old Route 66 and have pulled off the road to take a picture of the Black Mountains.
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Life among the Indians
Catalog Record: Life among the Indians, or: The captivity of the Oatman girls among the Apache & Mohave Indians; containing also: an interesting account of the massacre of the Oatman family, by the Apache Indians in 1851; the narrow escape of Lorenzo D. Oatman; the capture of Olive A. and Mary A. Oatman; the death by starvation of the latter; the ... (more)
Route 66 adventures
Route 66 is a famous American road. Well, it's not officially a highway anymore, but you can still see parts of it.Back in the mid twentieth century it was an important route between Chicago and Los Angeles.
Driven: 2014 Scion tC takes on Route 66
Today we finished up our first drive of Scion 's re-styled 2014 tC . To make the test interesting, we took it on a fabled section of old Route 66 from Kingman to Oatman, AZ.
Ghost town of Oatman offers sizzling egg fry on July Fourth
The semi-ghost town of Oatman, Arizona greets about 500,000 visitors each year. Some tourists are drawn by its history as an old gold mining town, some come for the scenery, and some come for the ghosts that haunt the old buildings.