• Anza Trail

    Juan Bautista de Anza

    National Historic Trail AZ,CA

County Maps

Map of Anza Trail auto route through 19 counties in Arizona and California
Map of Anza Trail auto route through the 19 counties in Arizona and California.
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Did You Know?

The Quechan people live near Yuma, Arizona.

In 1774, Spaniard Juan Bautista de Anza met Chief Palma of the Quechan (pronounced khet-chan) tribe and they became friends. When Anza returned a year later with more than 240 settlers bound for California, Palma gave Anza 6000 watermelons. The Quechan people still grow these watermelons today. More...