A visit to Tombstone and Gammon Gulch in Arizona

If you ever visit the USA and your in Arizona do not miss out on a visit to Tombstone, we had a ball.

A Kiwi living in Brighton

After New Mexico we spent a week in Arizona. We camped at a lovely RV campground at St David’s not far from Benson. From here we visited Tombstone and Gammon Gulch. I always wanted to visit Tombstone so another childhood dream came true. We really liked the campground we stayed at near St David’s.

Great campsite beside a small lake Great campsite beside a small lake

Tombstone

Tombstone was great fun. The highlight was seeing where Wyatt Earp and his brothers with Doc Holliday had the West’s most famous gunfight. To see the orignal site of the OK Coral gunfight you have to pay $10. This includes a live reenactment of the gunfight with actors, exhibits about the time period, a historama and entry to the Epitaph museum. The show is around 25 minutes with the actors playing some scenes to give background to the fight. I enjoyed the show and watching the Historama. The Historama…

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