Douglas, AZ, Travel Guide

Anthony heads to Douglas, AZ, in an attempt to revamp the struggling, but historic Hotel Gadsden.


Activities
Copper Queen Mine Tours
Grab your hard hat and miner’s headlamp, and descend 1,500 feet underground. This mining tour takes visitors deep into the workings of the famous Queen Mine, which was one of the greatest treasure troves of copper ever discovered.
  • 478 North Dart Road
  • Bisbee, AZ 85603 US

Copper Queen Mine Tours

Grab your hard hat and miner’s headlamp, and descend 1,500 feet underground. This mining tour takes visitors deep into the workings of the famous Queen Mine, which was one of the greatest treasure troves of copper ever discovered.
478 North Dart Road Bisbee, AZ, US
Phone: +1 520-432-2071
Border Air Museum
In 1908, Douglas, AZ, became the first city in America to have an international airport, Bisbee/Douglas International. Not only is the airport still open and operational, it paved the way for the opening of the Border Air Museum.
  • East 10th Street
  • Douglas, AZ 85607 US

Border Air Museum

In 1908, Douglas, AZ, became the first city in America to have an international airport, Bisbee/Douglas International. Not only is the airport still open and operational, it paved the way for the opening of the Border Air Museum.
East 10th Street Douglas, AZ, US
Phone: +1 520-364-2478
Slaughter Ranch
John Slaughter built the ranch as a home for his family while he served as Sheriff of Cochise County. It sits on 100,000 acres and houses a museum that allows visitors to see what life looked like when Slaughter lived on the ranch in the 1800s.
  • 6153 Geronimo Trail
  • Douglas, AZ 85607 US

Slaughter Ranch

John Slaughter built the ranch as a home for his family while he served as Sheriff of Cochise County. It sits on 100,000 acres and houses a museum that allows visitors to see what life looked like when Slaughter lived on the ranch in the 1800s.
6153 Geronimo Trail Douglas, AZ, US
Phone: +1 520-678-7596
San Bernardino Wildlife Refuge
The San Bernardino Wildlife refuge is located less than 20 miles east of Douglas, AZ, and visitors can explore 2,369 acres of preserved wildlife that branches off into Mexico.
  • 7628 North Highway 191 West San Gabriel Rd
  • Douglas, AZ 85607 US

San Bernardino Wildlife Refuge

The San Bernardino Wildlife refuge is located less than 20 miles east of Douglas, AZ, and visitors can explore 2,369 acres of preserved wildlife that branches off into Mexico.
7628 North Highway 191 West San Gabriel Rd Douglas, AZ, US

Hotels
Gadsden Hotel
With over 150 fully air-conditioned rooms, the Hotel Gadsden offers 3 separate banquet rooms, a beauty salon, wedding services and the famous Saddle and Spur Tavern, amongst other amenities.
  • 1046 G Avenue
  • Douglas, AZ 85607 US

Gadsden Hotel

With over 150 fully air-conditioned rooms, the Hotel Gadsden offers 3 separate banquet rooms, a beauty salon, wedding services and the famous Saddle and Spur Tavern, amongst other amenities.
1046 G Avenue Douglas, AZ, US
Phone: +1 520-346-4481

Restaurants & Bars
Chatita’s Mexican Restaurant
Chatita’s Mexican Restaurant is a local favorite, and it’s perfect when you’re hungry for over-the-border taste without the international travel. Enjoy reasonably priced authentic Mexican cuisine like tacos or carne asada.
  • 301 East 10th Street
  • Douglas, AZ 85607 US

Chatita’s Mexican Restaurant

Chatita’s Mexican Restaurant is a local favorite, and it’s perfect when you’re hungry for over-the-border taste without the international travel. Enjoy reasonably priced authentic Mexican cuisine like tacos or carne asada.
301 East 10th Street Douglas, AZ, US
Phone: +1 520-364-1144
Mighty's Sports Bar
Only a few blocks from the international border, visitors and locals consider Mighty’s Sports Bar a Douglas hot spot. Root for your favorite sports team while enjoying a fully stocked bar and what locals say are the best chicken wings town.
  • 515 Pan American Avenue
  • Douglas, AZ 85607 US

Mighty's Sports Bar

Only a few blocks from the international border, visitors and locals consider Mighty’s Sports Bar a Douglas hot spot. Root for your favorite sports team while enjoying a fully stocked bar and what locals say are the best chicken wings town.
515 Pan American Avenue Douglas, AZ, US
Phone: +1 520-805-4455

Transportation
Tuscon International Airport
Located just a couple hours from Douglas, AZ, Tuscon International is the second busiest airport in the state -- right behind Sky Harbor International in Phoenix -- and is known as a primary commercial service airport.
tuscon international airport, arizona, small private plane, sunshine, runway
Photo by By A K (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons
  • 7250 S Tucson Blvd
  • Tucson, AZ 85756 US

Tuscon International Airport

Located just a couple hours from Douglas, AZ, Tuscon International is the second busiest airport in the state -- right behind Sky Harbor International in Phoenix -- and is known as a primary commercial service airport.
7250 S Tucson Blvd Tucson, AZ, US
Phone: +1 520-573-8100