• Ruins of Fort Bowie

    Fort Bowie

    National Historic Site Arizona

Operating Hours & Seasons

Visitor Center Open:
During the fall, October 13 - November 30, 2014, the visitor center will be open five days a week, Friday through Tuesday, from 8 am to 4 pm, Mountain Standard Time. Remember, most of Arizona does not use Daylight Saving Time.

Ruins Trail:
Ruins Trail hours are from sunrise to sunset.

Peak season is from March until May.

Did You Know?

Barracks at Fort Bowie

Fort Bowie and Apache Pass were the focal points for U.S. military actions against the Chiricahua Apaches for control of Apache Spring and the region. These adobe walls are what’s left from the first and second posts which stood from 1862 to 1894.