Arizona Section

This quintessential Southwestern state has boundless climbing on a variety of rock and with a mostly arid climate, the members can climb year round. The historic Virgin River Gorge slashes through its northwest corner. Just a bit farther south, huge walls abound in the Grand Canyon. Bouldering, sport climbing, and splitter columnar basalt in Flagstaff. Amazing granite at Cochise Stronghold. The desert sandstone spires in Sedona. And the list goes on and on. Your next climbing destination has practically chosen itself.

Banner photo: AAC member Jeff Deikis