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Morenci

Morenci

Established during the late 1880s as a mining town, Morenci boasts the largest open pit copper mine in the U.S. Visitors can tour the working mine, seeing first-hand the steps required for turning raw ore into pure copper.

Statistics

  • County: Greenlee
  • Year of Incorporation: 1909
  • Elevation: 4,838
  • Population: 1,882

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