Seasonal closure of Cochise Stronghold Campground

Seasonal closure of Cochise Stronghold Campground

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Beginning June 1, the campground at Cochise Stronghold will be closed due to increasing temperatures in the area during the summer months, according to the Coronado National Forest, Douglas Ranger District.

Visitors can still enjoy camping in the East and West Stronghold areas, remembering to practice 'leave no trace' and to extinguish campfires completely during their time camping.

The closure begins on June 1 with a re-open date of August 28, 2015.

For more information please contact the Douglas Ranger District located at 1192 W. Saddleview Road in Douglas, Arizona.  The office can be reached by phone by calling (520) 364-3468.  Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

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