The United States Congress designated the Coyote Mountains Wilderness (map
) in 1990 and it now has a total of 5,100 acres
All of this wilderness is located in Arizona
and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management.
Coyote Mountains Wilderness is a detached mountain adjacent to the Baboquivari Mountain Range. The wilderness contains several massive rounded bluffs, sheer cliff faces, and large open canyons. The vegetation includes paloverde, saguaro, chaparral, and oak woodlands. Wildlife include mountain lion, javelina and bobcat.