Faraway Ranch

12856 E. Rhyolite Creek Rd.
Willcox, AZ 85643- Map It
Phone: (520) 824-3560

AAA Editor Notes

Faraway Ranch, 1.5 mi. w. of the monument visitor center, is the homestead of pioneers Neil and Emma Erickson. The home was built in 1888 and additions were made through 1915. By the 1920s the Ericksons' daughter Lillian and her husband had turned the homestead into a working cattle and guest ranch.</br>Guided tours are available. </br>
Hours: Homestead site accessible daily dawn-dusk. Guided tours of the home are given Thurs.-Sun. at 11 and 2, when staff is available; phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 1 hour minimum.