Arizona 186

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Arizona 186 begins at Interstate 10 in Willcox, and travels southeast towards Arizona 181, ending just outside Chiricahua National Monument. The road was added to the state highway system in 1956.


Arizona 186 east
Distance sign to Dos Cabezas (14 miles) and Chiricahua National Monument (35 miles). Photo taken 11/10/07.

Continue ahead on Arizona 186 to reach Chiricahua National Monument. The primary destination of the road is the monument, even though Arizona 186 ends just before the monument. Photo taken 11/10/07.

Reassurance marker for Arizona 186. Photo taken 11/10/07.
Arizona 186 passes through the southern edges of the Dos Cabezas mountains. Photo taken 11/10/07.
Arizona 186 passes through the town of Dos Cabezas here. Photo taken 11/10/07.
Continue ahead on Arizona 186 to reach Chiricahua National Monument. Photo taken 11/10/07.
Arizona 186 crosses grasslands and low creeks on its way to Arizona 181. Photo taken 11/10/07.
Turn left on Apache Pass Road to reach Fort Bowie National Historic Site. Fort Bowie preserves the remains of a mid-19th century Army fort. Photo taken 11/10/07.
Continue ahead to Chiricahua National Monument, or turn left to reach Bowie via Apache Pass road. The road is dirt until passing Fort Bowie National Historic Site. Photo taken 11/10/07.
Distance sign to Arizona 181 (9 miles) and Chiricahua National Monument (14 miles). Photo taken 11/10/07.
This is the final reassurance marker along Arizona 186 eastbound. Photo taken 11/10/07.
Advance signage for Arizona 181, 1/2 mile. Photo taken 11/10/07.
Turn left for Chiricahua National Monument, or continue ahead to reach U.S. Highway 191. Photo taken 11/10/07.
Arizona 186 ends at Arizona 181. Turn left to reach Chiricahua National Monument, or continue ahead on Arizona 181 to reach U.S. Highway 191. Photo taken 11/10/07.



Photo Credits:

11/10/07 by Kevin Trinkle

Connect with:
Interstate 10
Arizona 181

Page Updated 03-24-2009.