Bowie in Cochise County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Old Fort Bowie
Guardian of Apache Pass
Location. 32° 19.531′ N, 109° 29.069′ W. Marker is in Bowie, Arizona, in Cochise County. Marker is on I-10 Extension (Interstate 10), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Located in Welker-Scott Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Bowie AZ 85605, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Bowie (a few steps from this marker); Centennial of Chiricahua Apache/U.S. Cessation of Hostilities 1886 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Apache Pass - A Corridor Through Time (approx. 11.8 miles away); Mining Cabin (approx. 11.9 miles away); Apache Pass (approx. 12 miles away); Parke Camp Site (approx. 12.2 miles away); The Bascom Affair (approx. 12.3 miles away); Bascom-Cochise Meeting Site (approx. 12.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bowie.
More about this marker. Just off the road, facing south.
Also see . . .
1. Arizona Legends, Fort Bowie National Historic Site. (Submitted on April 11, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
2. Fort Bowie National Historic Site. National Park Service website for Fort Bowie. (Submitted on April 11, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Natural Features • Settlements & Settlers • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 10, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. This page has been viewed 3,228 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 10, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. 3. submitted on November 9, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Pictures of the Old Fort Bowie ruins. • Can you help?