Fort Bowie National Historic Site
Fort Bowie National Historic Site


Fort Bowie witnessed almost 25 years of conflict between the Chiricahua Apache and the US Army and remains a tangible connection to the turbulent era of the late 1800s. Explore the history of Fort Bowie and Apache Pass as you hike the 1.5-mile trail to the visitor center and old fort ruins. Today, this peaceful landscape stands in stark contrast to the violence that once gripped this land.