Land Advocacy

The Arizona Mountaineering Club’s Land Advocacy Committee works with land owners and land managers to maximize rock climbing opportunities through its advocacy and stewardship of rock climbing areas.

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Climbing Recommendations

See our recommendations of the areas and routes in the Arizona provided by Erik Filsinger.

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Last Cool Day ! Scramble to Mogul Wall in McDowell Sonoran Preserve

Held by Arizona Mountaineering Club - Since 1964 on 20 April 2018 7:45 AM

We will meet early and conduct an introductory scrambling tour of Mogul Wall on the north face of Granite Mountain.

Scrambling Tour of Mogul Wall

Friday, April 20, 7:45 a.m.

For the past decade I’ve been the Climber Liaison ... Read More

Heidi Wirtz Clinic : Yoga to Climbing - How the Two Go Hand in Hand

Held by Arizona Mountaineering Club - Since 1964 on 22 April 2018 2:00 PM

Heidi Wirtz Clinic : Yoga to Climbing - How the Two Go Hand in Hand
• CLINIC: Yoga for Climbers is taught by pro rock climber and yoga teacher, Heidi Wirtz. Heidi knows what issues climbers face, how to address them through yoga, and poses y... Read More

Heidi Wirtz, A Lifetime of Learning, Visitors are Welcome.

Held by Arizona Mountaineering Club - Since 1964 on 23 April 2018 7:00 PM

Heidi Wirtz is one of the country’s few prominent female adventure climbers. She has been climbing for over 25 years, letting her passion for adventure and exploration lead her to exotic and remote places around the world. Heidi has pioneered ne... Read More

Hike Mountain at Thunderbird Conservation Park

Held by Arizona Mountaineering Club - Since 1964 on 24 April 2018 5:30 PM

We hike up Thunderbird Mt every Tuesday night, just for the aerobic work out. We start hiking on time, so don't be late.
Go North on 59 Ave from L-101.
Turn West (left) off 59 Ave (into the park) just before 59 Ave bends East.
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Ape Index Rock Gym Wednesday nights

Held by Arizona Mountaineering Club - Since 1964 on 25 April 2018 5:30 PM

Informal group of people meet on Wednesday nights at 5:30pm to belay each other & socialize. Come join us. If you are new, ask at the desk for me (Rogil) or look for an older couple.
There is a fee to use the gym.

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Benefits of membership

  • Access to Outings exclusive for AMC Members and other social events.
  • Monthly Member Meeting featuring engaging presentations
  • Discounts from local climbing gyms and select retailers
  • Quarterly Arizona Mountaineer newsletter
  • Library privileges for climbing guide books & videos (at program meetings)

Join or renew after June 30th and dues are pro-rated for 1/2 year at $20/person, $25/family.  If joining after August 31st, you have the additional option of paying for a full year and being credited through the end of next year.

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