Take a drive on Hwy 60 to Boyce Thompson Arboretum http://arboretum.ag.arizona.edu/.
Catch the spectacular 4th of July Fireworks extravaganza atop the Freeport-McMoRan tailings (across from Walmart, Globe-Miami) at dusk.
Return home via the Apache Trail after a refreshing swim & boating at Roosevelt Lake - gorgeous views & full service marina http://rlmaz.com/.
High above the Cobre Valley in the shadow of the Old Dominion mine, The Noftsger Hill Inn stands - a monolithic monument to miner, academic, and architect. This majestic building filled with rustic elegance and framed by mining era houses reigns peacefully over Globe, Arizona.
The front rooms provide a panoramic view of the ruggedly beautiful Pinal Mountains. Rear rooms face the Old Dominion Mine, offering a picturesque view of historic mining operations.
Elementary school classrooms in a previous era, guest rooms today are unusually spacious, each with a sitting area and private bath - some with a fireplace. The guest rooms are carefully appointed with our private collection of mining era antiques and art. Original chalkboards in the guest rooms are "decorated" with comments from past guests.
Take a nap in the open and airy surroundings or enjoy reading a book in quiet solitude. TV in all large classrooms.
Classrooms provide a perfect work environment for business travelers requiring a well lit work space and the convenience of complimentary wireless internet access.