the center of town you will find our City Park. While your
children run & enjoy the play structure you can sit and
relax under the
abundant shade trees. Our park also features picnic
shelters, 2 person swings, campsites and soon to come…
a new community pool.
While you’re in town you just may be able to take in a game
of softball, American Legion Baseball, T-ball, pee-wee or
Enjoy a game of basketball or tennis at our recreation
complex which has 4 basketball courts and 2 tennis courts.
Recreation complex is located on Railroad St.
This year the landscape of the park will change as Bowbells
has contracted with a vendor out of Fargo to install a new
community swimming pool. The Bowbells Recreation Commission
plans to begin demolition of
the old bath house in preparation for the new community
golf is your game, then come and enjoy a pleasant round or
two at the Bowbells Country Club located on Stony Creek just
3 miles east of town. This 9 hole golf course featuring
creeks, doglegs, rolling hills and trees is challenging
enough for the experienced golfer, but forgiving enough for
the beginner. Thursday evenings are men’s night and
Tuesday’s are for the ladies. Family and couples nights are
on the schedule too, as well as several tournaments
throughout the summer.
communing with nature more your speed? Well you’re in luck,
Bowbells and its surrounding areas are a great place to
become one with nature. With Lostwood Wildlife Refuge 20
miles and Des Lacs Wildlife Refuge just 10
miles away nature is truly right around the corner.
However, don’t be in a rush to travel as wildlife is all
around us from roaming deer and moose to the Hungarian
Partridge and the Mallard. For more information visit
the Wildlife page of this