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 State Route 186 East
Distance sign to Dos Cabezas (14 miles) and Chiricahua National Monument (35 miles). 11/10/07

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

Reassurance marker for SR 186. 11/10/07
SR 186 passes through the southern edges of the Dos Cabezas mountains. 11/10/07
SR 186 passes through the town of Dos Cabezas here. 11/10/07
Continue ahead on SR 186 to reach Chiricahua National Monument. 11/10/07
SR 186 crosses grasslands and low creeks on its way to SR 181. 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. 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. 11/10/07
Distance sign to SR 181 (9 miles) and Chiricahua National Monument (14 miles). 11/10/07
This is the final reassurance marker along Arizona 186 eastbound. 11/10/07
Advance signage for SR 181, 1/2 mile. 11/10/07
Turn left for Chiricahua National Monument, or continue ahead to reach U.S. Highway 191. 11/10/07
SR 186 ends at SR 181. Turn left to reach Chiricahua National Monument, or continue ahead on SR 181 to reach U.S. Highway 191. 11/10/07



Photo Credits:

11/10/07 by Kevin Trinkle

Connect with:
Interstate 10
State Route 181

Page Updated 03-24-2009.

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