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Cochise Dome (What's My Line Dome)
Cochise Stronghold Campground and "Cochise Trail" Boulders
Poncho and Lefty
Worm Dome, Tsef Naeb, and Murray Canyon
The East Stronghold is accessed from Dragoon Road (exit 318 from I-10). It includes a number of excellent climbing areas, the most impressive of which is the Rockfellow Group. Note that much of this area is subject to seasonal closures. These closures have been detailed on the main page for Cochise. Please respect the closures.
From Tucson take I-10 east to exit 318.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for East Stronghold:
What's My Line Direct 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c PG13 Trad, 4 pitches, 400' Cochise Dome (What's My Lin...
Days of Future Passed 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b PG13 Trad, 4 pitches, 400' Rockfellow Group : End Pinnacle
Welcome to the Machine 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b Trad, Sport, 5 pitches, 400' Rockfellow Group : End Pinnacle
Unknown (L of Endgame) 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- E4 5c Sport, 5 pitches, 580' Rockfellow Group : End Pinnacle
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Forest Lawn 5.9+ 5c 17 VI E1 5a AZ : Cochise Stronghold : ... : Bastion Towers
The first pitch is the classic pitch and gets the stars. It is a classic layback crack in a left facing corner. Pumpy and steep for about 45 feet or so, then the angle lessens. Finish at a two bolt belay. There is a thank God rest just when you need it.The second pitch is a full rope length up a grungy 5.7 crack. It's okay but not up to the quality of the first. A double rope rap from the top of pitch one will get you to the ground if you don't like the looks of pitch 2. The second pitch e...[more] Browse More Classics in AZ
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