Tortilla Flat Arizona Old West Town
Tortilla Flat an Arizona old west town is located along the Apache Trail. Located about two miles from Canyon Lake, the town of Tortilla Flat was an original stagecoach stop on the Apache Trail in the early 1900's. The town burned to the ground in the late 1980's. The buildings were rebuilt. Still this is a great spot to see how Arizona was years ago.
Things to do in Tortilla Flat
If you are looking to experience the Old West in Arizona, Tortilla Flat is a great ghost town to visit. Stop on your way to Roosevelt Lake or while enjoying the scenic drive along the old Apache trail. The town consists of a restaurant, saloon and general store connected by a wooden boardwalk. There is also a very tiny museum at the end.
Don't forget to get an ice cream cone! Tortilla Flat is the only place I am aware of that sells Prickly Pear Ice Cream. If you're all the way out here, you have to try it. It is pink and has a berry flavor. If you like the jelly you'll like the ice cream too.
Location: Tortilla Flat is located along the Apache Trail just outside of Phoenix