We stopped on Sunday morning and to our luck found the owner, Joe Bono, present and very welcoming. He gave us a tour and an extensive history of the jail and of Gleeson. He grew up in Gleeson and has an enormous amount of local...更多
see this place. While we were driving around just rubbernecking at the gorgeous scenery saw the turn off to this historic spot. It was closed when we got there but exterior is period and has a great story on the marker out front.
A great view of the mines, an old school house, old general store and the original tree they handcuffed prisoners to before the jail was built. Which is two cells and full of artifacts. Originally had a tin roof but the prisoners would push it...更多
Very beautiful. I takes to the grandson or great grandson of the land and he was nice enough to give me a lift in his ATV to show me the place. Be respectful people live here and they definitely had cases of vandalism and idiocy...更多
We spend time in Tombstone and took a drive out to Gleeson to take a look at the ghost town - the jail was open when we were there and we had a lovely chat with the owner. He took us to what used to...更多
We went on a jeep tour and stopped here. it's very interesting but I'm not sure you can get in unless you are on a tour because our driver had a key and there was no one else there. The ghost towns we saw were...更多
Driving along the ghost town trail, we spotted the jail, but almost missed it. There are very few signs so you have to be on the lookout. All in all the ghost town trail was a disappointment. There weren't many buildings or remains and no...更多