Arizona | Cochise Stronghold

Monthly climbing area averages are for the weather station PEARCE SUNSITES, which is 8 miles away and 1883 feet below the location used for the Cochise Stronghold climbing area forecasts.

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Average Precipitation (inches)

Climbing Resources
Sunrise/SunsetSunrise / Sunset: 7:17 AM / 5:44 PM
ElevationElevation: 6,233 feet
Climbing Map
Climbing Area Description
Located within the Coronado National Forest and the Dragoon Mountains, Cochise Stronghold is major trad climbing destination in southern Arizona. Characterized by granite domes, quality crack climbing and run-outs, this backcountry area spans a number of crags. Be aware of closures due to raptor nesting from 2/15 to 6/30.

"Backcountry Rock Climbing in Southern Arizona" (Bob Kerry)
"Climbing Arizona" (Falcon Press)