COCHISE COUNTY, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Starting December 8, the visitor center at Fort Bowie National Historic Site will be open daily from 8 am to 4 pm.
Fort Bowie National Historic Site is open from sunrise to sunset including the ruins areas and hiking trails. Access to the visitor center and fort ruins is via a self-guided, easy to moderate, three-mile, round trip interpretive trail from the parking lot and trailhead on Apache Pass Road.
Schools and other groups seeking a ranger-led program should call the park in advance to make arrangements. Mobility impaired individuals may call for directions and use of the administrative road.
For more information about visiting the park, go to www.nps.gov/fobo or call the visitor center staff at (520) 847-2500, ext. 25.