From Bowie, it's roughly 65 miles (105 kilometers) to the southeast to Fort Worth and 80 miles (129 kilometers) to the southeast to Dallas.
From much-loved, tourist hotspots to lesser known delights, the area around Bowie is brimming with fabulous attractions. If you're keen to explore more of the region, you'll find Bridgeport, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the north, and Henrietta 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southeast.
Gainesville is approximately 40 miles (64 kilometers) from Bowie. This center offers a wide range of things to see and do, including North Texas Junior College, Santa Fe Depot Museum and Leonard Park. Gainesville has much of interest for travelers keen to spend a little time here. Morton Museum, Butterfield Stage Players and Gainesville War Memorial are a couple of other sights worth visiting.
Travelers in North Central Texas often spend time exploring the area's farms.
If your picture of the ideal holiday is maxing-out your heart rate in unique natural environments, then check out one of the horse riding and mountain biking adventures this region has to offer.
When it's time to say farewell to Bowie, head to the nearest major airport located in Wichita Falls, 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the northwest.