Superior, Arizona

Superior is one of RoadHacker's favorite towns and he has visited it numerous times. Superior is located in a superior location about 55 miles east of Tempe on US Hwy-60.

About 40 miles east of Tempe we stopped to take in this scenic view. We turned around and took this picture looking west back to Tempe. We discovered this litter while stopped.

Picketpost Mountain is home to the Boyce Thompson Arboretum and it is two miles west of Superior. {plaque} {hearty plant}

Superior has an old downtown and an old High School.

Main and Magma is Superior's major intersection.

Superior has an old Mission Cola mural and an old movie theater and an Indian mural along its landscaped Main Street.

Superior is located on US Hwy-60 at its junction with AZ Hwy-177. We drove south on AZ Hwy-177 about 35 miles to its junction with AZ Hwy-77. The drive offered numerous scenic views this one and this one.


Author: Gerald D. Thurman [gdt@deru.com]
Created: 07 Jun 2006