Town of Duncan: Centennial Park is a mecca of recreational fun centrally located along side Old West Highway US 70 on the East side of Country Chic. Take a break from your travels and enjoy this wonderful roadside park that hosts amenities such as covered picnic tables, plenty of roomContinue Reading


The legendary Coronado Trail Scenic Highway (US 191), aka “The Devil’s Highway” (Old Route 666) leads travelers from high desert landscapes to alpine forests (or vice versa) via more than 200 switchbacks and many hairpin turns so the views are ever-changing and as beautiful as they are varied. The BlackContinue Reading

rockhounding in greenlee

Search for fire agate and geodes in first class rockhounding areas! Ash Peak is adjacent US 70, “The Old West Highway”, as you enter Greenlee County on the west side.  Explore the valley below the peak with a visit to the Ash Peak Mining District. Visit the old mines andContinue Reading

Out of Arizona’s 15 counties, only one can be the best, and a new ranking claims to have found it. Greenlee County was rated the best Arizona county to live in as the best county for families and to buy a home, according to Niche’s list of the 2024 BestContinue Reading

Two sisters and their cousin, with the maiden name of Stonebridge, came in to the visitors center with a scrapbook of memories of their fathers when they were born and lived in Clifton in the 1920s. There were twin brothers and another brother. The two sisters’ father was Donald oneContinue Reading

Western New Mexico University acknowledges the deep roots New Mexico shares withMexico. The territory of New Mexico gained statehood in 1912, yet the people living inthe border regions and beyond continue to be influenced by these roots in all aspects ofculture– art, food, music, language and customs. As a HispanicContinue Reading

It may be called Greenlee Gardens – Clifton Site, but over the last decade we have gardened with residents from all parts of the county.  On Saturday, April 13th,garden members welcomed gardeners, old and new, to look over the garden, take home some free plants, learn about identifying which weedsContinue Reading

Murder and mystery, a dinner theater, with the Greenlee County Players and presented by The Clifton Cliffhanger, at the Art Depot was well-done. The April 29 event drew a large crowd and reviews were amazing. The audience was invited to travel back in time to the legendary days of gunslingers,Continue Reading

As the chairman of the Greenlee County Tourism Council, I often reflect on the special occasions that draw people to our quaint corner of the world. Mother’s Day, in particular, holds a cherished place in our community’s heart. Each year, families from near and far journey to our scenic landscapes,Continue Reading

The final report will outline a coordinated San Francisco River Revitalization Plan with Consultants providing planning information on Trails and Access to River. Recreational opportunities in regards to Trails and River Access will be suggested to increase local quality of life and Tourism. Business and dwelling unit development within theContinue Reading