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Camp Bouse & Swansea Ghost Town, AZ

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    Rigs Allowed
  • 350

    miles

Camp Bouse & Swansea Ghost Town, AZ

We plan on exploring the following locations:
• Travel on the Arizona Peace Trail to Camp Bouse, AZ - This is one of General Patton's Training Camps during WWII
• Swansea Ghost Town, AZ
• Desert Bar, Parker AZ
• Vidal, CA to check out Wyatt Earp’s old cottage
  • START DATE

    Friday, March 26, 2021

    11:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
    11:00 Hrs GMT -8:00
  • END DATE

    Sunday, March 28, 2021

    05:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
    05:00 Hrs GMT -8:00
  • OVERLAND BOUND REGION

    US West

  • EVENT TYPE

    Trip

  • DIFFICULTY

    5 MODERATE

Terrain Type

  • Dirt Road
  • Highway
  • Mud
  • Sand

Recommended

  • 4WD
  • Armor
  • Lift
  • Off Road Tires
  • Sliders
  • Spot Lights
  • Winch

Channel

Channel Channel Value
  • HAM

Rally Point Notes:

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This is a quick 3-day Trip, March 26th to 28th, 2021

We plan on exploring the following locations:

  • Travel on the Arizona Peace Trail to Camp Bouse
  • Swansea Ghost Town, AZ
  • Desert Bar, Parker AZ
  • Vidal, CA to check out Wyatt Earp’s old cottage

Meeting place, Date and time: March 26th, 2021

11:00 am - Chevron gas station located at 41 Riggles Ave, Quartzsite, AZ 85346

11:20 am – Hit the Arizona Peace Trail to Camp Bouse, AZ.

Day 1 – Explore the Arizona Peace Trail to Camp Bouse. This is one of many General Patton’s Camps. Then head to Swansea Ghost Town to camp out for the night.

Day 2 – Head to the Desert Bar for cocktails and lunch, then find a place to camp for the night.

Day 3 – Head to out to Vidal CA off hwy 95 to check out Wyatt Earp’s old cottage. Then start making our way back home.

What do bring:

  • Extra water, running at higher elevations you need to drink lots of water.
  • Food, cooking stove, 1 bundles of fire wood (one for each day).
  • Jeep/Truck in good working order
  • HAM radio channels - 146.460
  • 33” tires minimum.
  • Spare tire, tools and first aid kit.
  • High lift jack.
  • Extra fuel 5 to 10 gallons.
  • Tent, sleeping bag and warm clothes.

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Brad Parsons | Prescott, AZ Member since 12 Jul 2017

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Sean Layne | Anaheim, CA, USA Member since 20 Apr 2020

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  • Start Point: Chevron Quartzsite, 41 Riggles Ave, Quartzsite, AZ 85346, USA GPS Coordinates: 33.66735, -114.19842 Notes: Meetup at 11:00am at Chevron Gas station in Quartzsite, AZ

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