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Camp Bowie Army Base

Texas Army National Guard
4611 FM 45 S, Brownwood, TX 76801

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Camp Bowie is a United States National Guard training center located in west central Texas on the southern outskirts of Brownwood. The instillation offers mobilization and unit-training annually for more than 25,000 service members. Camp Bowie provides a large U.S. National Guard training center and other facilities for the Department of Defense. Today, it is an active military training station and recently added new facilities such as a firing range and storage bunkers.
Arriving at Camp Bowie

The closest airport is Brownwood Regional Airport located 12.6 miles from base.


Directions from Brownwood Regional Airport

  • Head west toward FM 45 N 
  • Follow FM2126 to Williams Ranch Rd 
  • Continue on Williams Ranch Rd to Early 
  • Follow US-183 N to Airport Rd in Brownwood 
  • Continue on Airport Rd to your destination

Base Population
Average training population in a given week is about 1,000- 1,500.  The average training throughput at Camp Bowie in a year, is around 70,000.