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Slideshow (15 photos)

Dragoon Mountains (map)
 

Tuscon Climber's Association

  West Cochise

The Hands formation in the late afternoon light

 

View of the Dragoons from the west, with views of Whale Dome, Westworld Dome, Squaretop, and Rockfellow Group

View of the Dragoons from the west, with views of Whale Dome, Westworld Dome, Squaretop, and Rockfellow Group

 

Labeled view of the Dragoons from the west, with views of Whale Dome, Westworld Dome, Squaretop, and Rockfellow Group

  Westworld Dome

Warpaint: Dennis leading the third pitch of Warpaint; this part is about 5.9

 

"Elsie the Cow" formation, named for obvious reasons

 

Warpaint: The second pitch (5.8) of Warpaint (the only easy pitch on the route)

 

Warpaint: Looking down at Jim (top of P2) and Eric (top of P3) from the middle of the fourth pitch (Copyright Dennis Luther)

 

Warpaint: Jim leading from the belay on the fifth pitch of Warpaint; the crux of this pitch is just before the photo was taken (Copyright Dennis Luther)

  Whale Dome
 

Moby Dick: Jim and Dennis hanging out on the summit of Whale Dome after completing the ascent

 

Moby Dick: The Whale Dome with the route Moby Dick labeled

 

Moby Dick: Dennis leads the 5.8 cracks on the first pitch of Moby Dick

 

Moby Dick: Eric and Jim hanging out at the belay at the top of the fourth pitch

 

Moby Dick: Shadow puppets on the summit of Whale Dome

 

Whale Dome, as seen from Westworld Dome