Editor’s Note: 12/29/2020 The Gate was closed but not locked or at least it was, last we went by there in October. Please close the gate behind you if you go.
To read about the Butterfield Overland Mail Company and the Dragoon Springs Stage Station Click here. To get directions to the Dragoon Springs Stage Station read on.
Note: A high-clearance vehicle is advised.
From Downtown Tucson, take I-10 east about an hour and exit Dragoon Road (Exit 318)
Turn right (south) on Dragoon Road; continue 3.5 miles (past the entrance of the Amerind) to the town of Dragoon.
You will cross several cattle guards. If you come across a gate that is closed, continue on, but be sure to close the gate behind you.