Shopping and dining in Summerhaven
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Redevelopment of Summerhaven brings back old favorites
The reconstruction of the destroyed community of Summerhaven has brought back some of the town's popular attractions and businesses.
The reconstruction of the destroyed buildings, major roads, infrastructure, and a new community center updates Summerhaven's tourist attraction.
There a plans for condos and new businesses in Summerhaven, AZ. A new community center and visitor's facility has opened for meetings and information services.
Restaurants like the Mt. Lemmon Cookie Cabin (serving delicious pizza, cookies), Mt. Lemmon Cafe, the Lost Iron Door Mine Restaurant), Mt. Lemmon General Store, gift shops and other new stores have reopened under new roofs while dozens of multi-story cabins have reappeared from the ashes.
Mt. Lemmon dining and restaurants
Three Mt. Lemmon restaurants serve the area. In the winter, call ahead to check weather and driving conditions.
Mt. Lemmon Shopping/Tourism
Mt. Lemmon Real Estate
There are several cabins for rent, lots for development and homes for sale in Summerhaven.
The newly rebuilt Summerhaven community resprouts after a devestating fire that destroyed almost the entire village, including at least 300 buildings and homes. Watch a video of the fire.
Books about Mt. Lemmon and the Catalina Mountains
Legends of lost mines, lost cities and a lost mission have been passed down by word of mouth for generations. The most famous legend, the Iron Door Mine, helped launch the early American hunt for gold in the 1850s. Read more about the legends and history behind them in a new local book on the Treasures in the Santa Catalinas. Purchase copies of Treasures of the Santa Catalina Mountains: Unraveling the Legends and History of the Santa Catalina Mountains.
The Santa Catalina Mountains
The Legends & History
The Lost City & Mission
Tucson Gold Rush of the 1880s
Squeezing the Lemmon II... More Juice Than Ever: A Rock Climber's Guide to the Mt. Lemmon Highway, Tucson, Arizona Climb Mt. Lemmon with one of the more popular hiking books about the Catalina Mountains. Includes maps, photos, route topos and descriptions, and general area information most climbers find handy. 324 pages. Eric Fazio-Richard, Author.
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