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April 1 – 5
Basic Recreation Adventure Training (B.R.A.T.) Camp
Cost: $200 per child
Age: 8 – 13
The kiddo’s are on break and so you too should get a break! Ship them off to Outdoor Recreation for a week of outdoor adventure. Activities will include snowshoeing, sledding, skiing, indoor rock climbing, and archery. Drop kids off at 0800 and pick up at 1600 unless otherwise posted. NOTE: BRAT CAMP IS NOT A DAYCARE, we expect the children to show up prepared each day ready for the day’s activities. We hold the right to remove children from the activity for inappropriate behavior. Camp includes all technical equipment, instruction, transportation, and any admission fees. Parents may be asked to volunteer for different activities, so feel free to ask how you can assist if you are interested. Limited space available so sign up early. Pre-register by March 27.
ODR Bunny Bonanza at Base Lake
Time: 1 – 3 p.m.
Join us for an Easter Egg Hunt, activities, games and holiday fun with an ODR theme. We will be visited by the Bunny himself.
Cost: RecOn Price: $50/Non-RecOn Price: $75
Time: 5 a.m.
Join us for the final ski trip of the season. Location subject to change depending on weather.
This is a great way to learn a new hobby that will last you a lifetime!This trip will include equipment and transportation. Make sure you have proof of your WY fishing license at time of registration. Preregister by April 3.
Brewery Bike Tour; Fort Collins
Time: 10 a.m.
Fort Collins is home to over 20 micro-breweries. Additionally, there is some great cycling in the area. We will be combining both as we cycle to and from a variety of breweries, taking in the sights, tasting some adult beverages, and getting a workout in. Distance and breweries visited are to-be-determined based on group skill, etc. Make sure to bring proof of age and money to taste at the different locations. Tastings, tour fees, and bike rentals not included. Make sure to reserve a bike when you register if needed (half price for bike rentals).Preregister by April 3.
April 8, 22
Kayaking Basics and Skills Clinic
Cost: $10 ($5 for each consecutive class after attending the first)
Time: 5 – 7 p.m. at the Aquatic Center
Just because the paddling season is over doesn’t mean it’s time to hang up the board shorts! This is the best time to learn the paddle strokes, techniques, and concepts over the winter months to get you prepared for our paddling trips next summer! After your first class feel free to come to consecutive classes and we will work with you to learn how to do the Eskimo roll; the art of righting a kayak once flipped. Don’t get out of paddling shape this winter! Preregister by Friday prior.
Climbing 1: Intro to Rock Climbing
Time: 5 – 7 p.m.
Interested in rock climbing but not sure where to start? Afraid to take the first step up the wall? Well don’t fear, this clinic is designed to teach you the basics of climbing equipment, body movement, rating systems, and styles of climbing. No previous experience necessary and all equipment included. We will cover everything you need to know to put your fears behind you. Preregister by April 8.
Haunted Stanley Hotel Couples Stay
Time: 8 a.m.
Join us for a fun filled couple’s get-away weekend at the Stanley! Trip includes hotel stay, haunted ghost tour, and transportation to Estes Park. You will have plenty of time to explore the town. You are responsible for your own food and other entertainment.
Animal Sanctuary Trip
Cost: $35 Adults, $20 Children 12 and younger
Time: 8 a.m.
The Wild Animal Sanctuary is a 789 acre animal sanctuary located near Keenesburg, Colorado. The Sanctuary specializes in rescuing and caring for large predators which are being ill-treated, which their owners can no longer care for, or which might otherwise be euthanized.
April 11, 25
Time: 5 – 7 p.m.
Learn the basics of belaying at the indoor rock wall at ODR. We will cover knot tying, harness fitting, climbing equipment, commands, and proper belay technique. After successful completion of the class, you will have the ability to test off to achieve your belay certification card making you eligible to belay at the ODR indoor rock wall unsupervised. Preregister by day prior.
Warren Wilderness Women (WWW) Hiking Day
Be a part of our first WWW trip. We are launching a new program for the women here at FE Warren. Our first trip will be an all-women’s hike in the Rocky Mountains. Look for our other programs this summer as we will be going backpacking, biking, climbing, and so much more. Pre-register by April 10.
Tykes Peak Easter Wall Crawl Egg Hunt
Time: 4 – 6 p.m.
It’s time for our annual climbing wall Easter Egg Hunt!
April 19 – 21
Hut Based Backcountry Ski Trip
Cost: RecOn Price: $125/Non-RecOn Price: $250
Join Outdoor Rec as we venture into the backcountry on touring skis. That’s right, we will be skiing uphill to earn-our-turns before skiing untouched powder as we descend some of the amazing skiing terrain not accessibly by lift. Our lodging will be a “ski-in” backcountry yurt located 3 miles from the closest road. The yurt provides beds and a small kitchen within the warmth of a canvas covered tent heated by a wood stove. Saturday we will head out for a full day of exploration in the beauty of the Medicine Bow Peaks and Clark Peak set against a backdrop with Diamond Peak, Nokhu Crags, Mt. Richtoffen, and the Seven Utes. We will share in the duties of cooking delicious meals each day as a team. Trip is all inclusive. Both skiers and snowboarders are welcome but MUST BE AN INTERMEDIATE SKIER OR SNOWBOARDER comfortable on off-piste/ungroomed, powder covered trails. Pre-trip meeting April 16, 5 p.m. at ODR. Preregister by April 16.
Intro to Mountain Biking
Cost: $35 (Includes bike)
Time: 8 a.m.
Did you know that just 30 minutes from Warren AFB is the BEST mountain bike trail in the state of Wyoming? With such an abundance of incredible mountain biking in our back yard why not pick up a new hobby. This intro to mountain bike class will teach you the basics such as gear shifting techniques, body positioning, climbing and descending obstacles, as well as cover safe group travel techniques and map orientations. This trip includes bike rentals, make sure we get your height at time of registration so we can fit you accordingly. Bring a backpack with snacks and water, closed toed shoes, and clothing appropriate for outside activity. Preregister by April 17.
Great Peep Hunt
Time: 1 p.m.
Join us at the Indoor Archery Range as we go hunting for peeps. Prizes for top competitors in each category. Refreshments and fun!
Family Horseback Riding in Estes Park
Cost: RecOn Price: $35/Non-RecOn Price: $75
Join us at our Estes Park Stables location for miles of horseback riding on a private 1000 acre cattle ranch. Along the way you will enjoy views of the surrounding mountains, forested slopes, mountain streams, and Lake Estes down below! Estes Park is right outside of Rock Mountain National Park, with all the same beauty and wildlife to greet you! Trip includes transportation, trail ride guide, and equipment. Bring money for lunch and/or snacks and water. Time permitting we will stop in downtown Estes Park to enjoy the local flair. Preregister by April 24.
What we offer
Let US Drive!
Have a season pass or your own lift ticket? Own your own gear but you don’t want to brave the insane weekend traffic? Sit back, relax, and let us do the driving for only $15. You can catch a ride with any of our day-trips all season long.
Full Service Ski Shop
Outdoor Recreation has a full service ski/snowboard shop to get you ready for the upcoming season. Our certified technicians can mount and test ski bindings (Marker, Solomon, and Tyrolia) and snowboard bindings. Bring your gear in for a Pre-season check, wax, edge sharpening, and limited base repair for only $25.
Free Annual U.S. Park Service Pass for U.S. Military
A pass is your ticket to more than 2,000 federal recreation sites. Each pass covers entrance fees at national parks and national wildlife refuges as well as standard amenity fees at national forests and grasslands, and at lands managed by the Bureau of Land Management and Bureau of Reclamation. A pass covers entrance and standard amenity fees for a driver and all passengers in a personal vehicle at per vehicle fee areas (or up to four adults at sites that charge per person). Click HERE for more information. NOTE: Passes are NOT available at ODR. They must be obtained in person at a Federal recreation site by showing a Common Access Card (CAC) or Military ID (Form 1173).
Archery Certifications are available and the Archery Range is open 24/7! Cost is $12. Basic safety certification plus annual membership entitles patrons ages 18 and older to combo lock privileges. Annual membership: Cost is $15 per year per person. Family membership is $15 for first two members and $5 each additional member.
Gear up for the hunting season! Outdoor Recreation has what you need to make your hunting experience a success! Choose from outfitter’s tents, sleeping bags, stoves and more.
Special Group Arrangements
Get your group together and have fun! Any group may decide on a trip they want to organize. We provide transportation, can work out details such as tickets, driving and/or equipment. We can tailor a trip for your group! Give us a call!
RV Storage, Fishing and Pavilions
RV Storage ODR manages the on-base RV storage lots at the intersection of Mule Deer and Booker Roads. Storage fees are $25 for back in and $35 for pull through per month. Registration/check-in is completed at the ODR office. Payment is due on the first of each month. A $5 late fee is assessed to each lot after the 10th of the month. Patrons intending to vacate their lot must check out with ODR prior to the beginning of the month to avoid rental fees. In the event the RV storage lot fills, a priority waiting list is available. All stored vehicles must be mobile, insured, licensed and registered. We also have a resale lot! It is only $10 per month.
Base Fishing Permits
All three of the lakes on base are available for fishing. Centennial Lake, located just inside the Gate 1, is catch and release only. North and South Pearson Lakes, located just past the Golf Course on Rogers Road, is catch and keep (restrictions apply). Some areas of Crow Creek require both a base license and a Wyoming State fishing license. Annual permits can be purchased at ODR and are good from January-December of the year registered. A complete brochure of base fishing regulations is also available from ODR. Annual permit fees are:
- Adult – $10.50
- Youth (11-17), Senior (60+) and Disabled Vets (30% min) – $7.50
- Temporary (1-5 days) – $6.50
- Duplicate – $3.50
Base Lakes Pavilion
The Base Lake Pavilion is located at South Pearson Lake off Rogers Road and is available for year-around rental. It features an enclosed meeting/dining area; ten 6’ tables; 2 outdoor charcoal barbecues; an outdoor playground, volleyball pit and restrooms. The Famcamp Pavilion is located southwest of Ft. D.A. Russell Campground is available when weather is favorable. This pavilion features a covered picnic area, several 6’ tables, restrooms, and situated near an open grassy field, nearby Crow Creek and the base archeological center. Pavilions are rented for a 24-hour period at a cost of $55.
Functions in which alcohol will be present require a 90 MW Alcohol Letter, available from ODR. Please allow at least 7-days prior to event to complete coordination of this letter. A cleaning fee equivalent to a 1-day rental will be assessed to those leaving the facility unclean. All Pavilion rentals must be checked in and checked out with ODR staff.
Outdoor Recreation provides rental equipment, discounted ski tickets and base fishing permits, paintball, an Outdoor Adventure Program (OAP), two base pavilions – one at Fam Camp and on Lake Pearson (can be used year round), recreational vehicle storage areas, as well as a 125 site FAMCAMP facility.
Equipment rentals include hundreds of items for your use from fishing boats, canoes, campers, super cookers, tents, fishing rods, mountain bikes, metal detectors to high performance snow skis, snowboards, snowblades and two jump houses.
Outdoor Recreation carries discounted ski lift tickets for almost every ski area within a 300 mile range saving the military skier 10 – 50% off resort prices.
F. E. Warren is a launch point to outrageous outdoor adventure country.
Outdoor Adventure Programs encompass an array of thrilling activities throughout the year. OAP will take you on breathtaking hikes and camping excursions, pulse-pounding white-water rafting or a scenic canoe floats, you’ll enjoy lazy fishing trips, mountain bike adventures or take a day-trip with your family to Water World and Elitch Gardens Amusment Park in Denver, Colorado. Winter trips will find you on the finest ski resorts in the country whether you are a beginner or expert, skier or rider nothing beats wearing yourself out on the slopes and leaving the driving to the professional OAP staff.
If you are interested in visiting a particular location call to schedule a custom trip.
In most cases, we can provide you with a discounted group or military rate and a certified driver.
Fishing on base requires a base permit which is available at Outdoor Recreation with three lakes available for fishing. Centennial Lake, is stocked with large mouth bass, blue gill and crappies and is catch and release, and North and South Pearson Lakes, located just past the Golf Course on Rogers Road, is catch and keep.
FAMCAMP is located on base along Crow Creek. Reservations can be made 30 days in advance by calling (307) 773-3874. A hospitality center houses the camp office, handicap accessible restrooms, laundry facilities, and Wi-Fi. All sites are full hook up – water, sewer and electric 30-50 amp.