Things To Do
Activities include Bird Watching, Hiking, and Wildlife Viewing.
While at the fort, visitors can tour the ruins of Fort Bowie and view the exhibits inside the Visitor Center. Picnic facilities are located at the trailhead and the visitor center.
Do you have a group that would like a ranger-led program or guided hike? Contact the visitor center in advance to schedule a program at 520-847-2500 x 1.
Did You Know?
Chief Cochise visited Fort Bowie, now a National Historic Site, socially on several occasions after he made peace with General Howard. He would meet here, at the Post Trader building, to talk, trade and drink beer with the soldiers.