Early Fall evening light on Flatiron Peak in the Superstition Wilderness Area. The Superstition Mountains is a range of rugged, volcanic mountains in Arizona located to the east of the Phoenix metropolitan area. They are anchored by Superstition Mountain, a large mountain that is a popular recreation destination for residents of the Phoenix, Arizona, area. Lost Dutchman SP at the base of the mountains, is a popular recreation destination for residents. Photo © copyright by Robert Faucher.