• Ruins of Fort Bowie

    Fort Bowie

    National Historic Site Arizona

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  • Visitor Center Summer Hours in Effect Beginning May 1, 2014

    The visitor center will be open on Saturdays and Sundays from 8 am to 4 pm from May 1 – October 12, 2014. The ruins areas, hiking trails, and administrative access road are all open for the summer during park hours, sunrise to sunset. More »

Operating Hours & Seasons

Visitor Center:
Open:
The visitor center will be open on Saturdays and Sundays from 8 am to 4 pm from May 1 – October 12, 2014, Mountain Standard Time. Remember, most of Arizona does not use Daylight Saving Time.

Closed:
December 25

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

Peak season is from March until May.

Did You Know?

Gila Monster

Fort Bowie National Historic Site is situated in an unusual habitat located between upper desert grassland and oak woodland ecological zones. Different animals from coyotes and gila monsters to coatimundis and black bears have been spotted!