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3 Reviews of Swansea Ghost Town

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Reviewed Nov. 7, 2021

Different kind of place

I’m a local so I’ve made this trip more times than I can recall. While I’ve never actually used 4x4, the last couple of miles are no joke. Higher clearance is a must.

Take water. TAKE WATER!

If you can find them, there are trails that will take you east, beyond Alamo lake, into Aguila. From…

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Charlie C.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Mar. 9, 2021

You’re Out There

This was a cool spot to camp!

It was like you were camping in a museum. Walking around at night exploring the abandoned structures was surreal. You could almost hear the voices of the past and imagine what life was like in this town at the turn of the century. 
We went in February so we got to…
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Lyle F.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Feb. 3, 2021

This was an educational, surreal and fun find!

Here was a neat and remote experience. We explored the ruins of this early 19th century mining town. We were by no means alone though. Each day a dozen or so off-road vehicles and explorers visit the desert centered attraction. Nestled in amazing landscape with massive saguaro cactus towering…

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Location

Swansea Ghost Town is located in Arizona

Coordinates

34.17136949 N
113.84262818 W

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