Take I-17 north to state route 74. go left, follow rt. 74 until it ends at
the road to Wickenburg. (Grand Ave.) Turn right When you see a McDonalds on
the right. take a right on El Recreo rd. which is 2 streets before the McDonalds.
Use the Morgan Butte topo. map.
0.00 set your trip meter when you take the right.
2.2 dirt road begins
3.1 stay right on Constellation rd.
7.4 stay left.
8.7 stay straight. right goes to owl springs ranch
. 9.1 King Solomon Wash. N. 34* 02' 58.2" W. 112* 36' 36.8" or 12s0351371 3768310.
9.3 turn left out of wash at yellow sign onto BLM road 1897
10.5 take the first right to see the mines above the road. First Stop
10.6 turn left to go to mines below the road and stone buildings. Located at T8N R3W Sec 8 NW quadrant.
There are 3 exits out of the valley so reset your trip meter to
0.00 reset trip when you are on the main road and reach the bottom of the wash.
1.00 tailings to left
1.2 road to right takes you to the Monte Cristo head frame and mine.
0.00 reset trip meter when back on main road.
0.6 turn left down wash.
Third Stop 1.1 road to right out of wash. Road to mine washed out have to walk to it. T8N R3W Sec5 SW quadrant
0.00 set trip meter when back on main rd.
1.4 first left above Gold Bar do not take
1.5 2nd left above Gold bar. Take this to reach the head frame and buildings.
1.7 3rd left. Takes you mill foundation and tanks
1.9 Road ends at O'Briens Gulch. Houses to the right. Left takes you to Hassayampa River