5 Disturbing Unsolved Mysteries from Arizona
A state that is known to people who love the outdoors, Arizona home to some of the most incredible scenic vistas, spectacular canyons, unbelievably colourful sunsets, and stunning star-filled nights.
But more than the wonders of nature, The Grand Canyon State has its own hefty share of mysteries. From odd supernatural events to unexplainable phenomenon, here are 5 of the most chilling and disturbing unsolved mysteries from Arizona.
5. The Black Mist Over Casa Grande Mountain
Casa Grande Mountain is best known for its mountain trail systems. Hikers, cyclists, and even trail runners would flock to this part of Arizona to experience its exhilarating trails and to get close with nature.
However, a lot of tourists and locals who visited this area have been talking about a peculiar, and oftentimes scary phenomenon known as the Black Mist.
4. The Weird Phoenix Lights
In the Spring of 1997, thousands of people in Arizona simultaneously reported seeing strange lights in the sky. It was considered to be one of the strangest things to ever happen in the state. Witnesses described them – whatever they were – as “otherworldly” or out of this world.
According to accounts, the incident took place between 7:30 pm and 10:30 pm of March 13, 1997. What they saw were strange, bright lights flying over the night skies of Nevada, Arizona and part of Mexico.
3. The Lost Dutchman Mine
The mystery of the Lost Dutchman’s gold mine is quite popular it doesn’t need any introduction. According to historians, a German/Dutch immigrant Jacob Waltz purportedly discovered a rich gold mine purportedly believed to be located in the Superstition Mountains, near Apache Junction, east of Phoenix, Arizona.
2. The Haunting at Bird Cage Theatre
A visit in Arizona wouldn’t be complete without dropping by at the famous Bird Cage Theatre – at least that is what paranormal investigators and ghost hunters would say.
The theatre, which still stands today in Tombstone, Arizona, is a popular tourist destination because of its long history and legend.
1. The Devil’s Highway
Route 666 or better known as the Devil’s Highway has a grim reputation. Many drivers passing along this long and desolated were frightened because of its enduring legends.
People claimed to have experienced strong paranormal activities in the area. They reported having seen spirits stranded along the highway. Others claimed seeing these ghosts riding along with them.