U.S. Route 70, US-191 to SR 77

 

AMP: 339

Location: 5th St and 1st Ave, Safford

Reassurance shield as US-70 ditches US-191

AMP: 338

Location:  Thatcher Blvd and 14th Ave, Safford

As we head out of downtown Safford, we’ll get another reassurance shield

AMP: 337

Location: Main St and 20th Ave, Thatcher

As soon as we leave Safford, we’ll enter Thatcher- Safford’s largest suburb

AMP: 335

Location: US-70 and Webster Rd, Graham Cty

Reassurance shield as we head out of Thatcher

AMP: 331

Location: US-70 and Alder Ln, Pima

A couple miles later, we’ll enter the city of Pima

AMP: 306

Location: US-70 and River Rd, Ft Thomas, Graham Cty

Several miles later, we’ll approach Fort Thomas, an unincorporated community that basically is a fort at this point for the Apache Rez

AMP: 306

Location: US-70 and River Rd, Fort Thomas, Graham Cty

Reassurance shield as we cross under a pedestrian overpass for the Ft Thomas school

AMP: 301

Location: US-70 and Geronimo Rd, Graham Cty

Reassurance shield as we pass Geronimo Rd

AMP: 291

Location: US-70 and Coolidge Dam Rd, Graham Cty

Reassurance shield in the middle of nowhere as we make the long, slow stretch to San Carlos

AMP: 281

Location : US-70 and nothing, Graham Cty

Another reassurance shield 9 miles later. We haven’t passed another real intersection

AMP: 271

Location: US-70 and Indian 8, Gila Cty

As we enter Gila County, we’ll approach Indian Route 8

AMP: 271

Location: US-70 and BIA 8, Gila Cty

Turn right for Indian 8

AMP: 271

Location: US-70 and BIA 8, Gila Cty

Reassurance shield after BIA 8

AMP: 271

Location: US-70 and BIA 170, Gila Cty

About a mile later, we’ll enter the Peridot area and approach former State Route 170, which has been downgraded to Indian 170. It connects to Indian 3. The route spurs into San Carlos

AMP: 271

Location: US-70 and BIA 170, Gila Cty

Reassurance shield after the Indian 170 junction

AMP: 271

Location: US-70 and BIA 170, Gila Cty

US-70 is sporadically signed as the Old West Highway

AMP: 270

Location: US-70 and Rd A, Gila Cty

Reassurance shield as we head out of the San Carlos/Peridot area

AMP: 267

Location: US-70 and nothing, Gila Cty

Reassurance shield a couple miles later near no intersections

AMP:259

Location: US-70 and BIA 6, Gila Cty

A couple miles later, we’ll approach Indian Route 6

AMP: 259

Location:US-70 and BIA 6, Gila Cty

Turn right for Indian 6.I believe it heads back to San Carlos

AMP: 259

Location: US-70 and BIA 6, Gila Cty

Reassurance shield after the Indian 6 junction

AMP: 254

Location: US-70 and SR 77, Gila Cty

As we finally approach Globe, we’ll come to a junction with SR 77

AMP: 254

Location: US-70 and SR 77, Gila Cty

Follow 70 West and 77 North into Globe. Take 77 South towards Winkelman and Tucson

AMP: 254

Location: US-70 and SR 77, Gila Cty

Stay straight for 70 west/77 north. 70 West will concur with 77 for the remainder of its length. Turn left for 77 South

W to US-60/SR 77, E to US-191

S to SR 177, N to US-60/US-70

N to US-70, S to SR 366