Outdoor Adventure

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(307) 773-2988
110 East Plaza
Hours of Operation:
Mon – Fri, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m
Sat, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 

Events and Programming

TRIPS and ADVENTURES

May 13 – Kansas City Speedway Spring Race Join us for a night race in Kansas City. We’ll be tailgating with McConnell AFB Outdoor Recreation (bring meat to throw on the grill and a side-dish) to get us ready for the pre-race festivities and stay for the entire race. $35 covers transportation and a ticket to the race. Sit back and let us do the driving. We’ll be camping at least one night. The final itinerary is still on the drawing board for those who are interested. Please stop by Outdoor Recreation or call 773-2988.

May 13 – Small Batch Brewing Class Have you ever dumped half a keg of beer, or given away dozens of bottles to friends because you don’t like the double IPA or wheat beer you brewed? We’ll be showing you the tricks and inside scoops on brewing 1-gallon batches. Cost is $15. 

May 14 – Hidden Falls Family Day Hike We’ll be doing an early morning hike to hidden falls at Curt Gowdy State Park. This is a beginner’s hike for those with younger children and for those who don’t want to spend all day trudging up and down mountain trails in the wilderness. $10 fee covers transportation and park entrance fees.      

May 16 – Healing Waters VA Fishing Day Join some our nation’s finest for a day of fishing at the base lakes. Volunteers are highly encouraged to stop by to swap stories, cast a line, bait a hook, or assist VA members during this annual event at the base lakes. The grill will be fired up for some burgers and dogs around 2 p.m. for volunteers as well as VA members attending the event.  

May 20 – Tandem Skydiving with Mile Hi Skydiving Bucket list?  Conquering your fear of heights or falling? There’s all kinds of reasons to jump out a perfectly good airplane.  This is a Single Airmen trip. Sign up ASAP as seats on the aircraft don’t last long. $100 covers transportation and your jump.     

May 21 – Blast of Whitewater We’re going with a class III and IV trip for our first rafting trip of 2017.  If you are looking for action and have a sense of adventure, this trip is for you! Get ready for some continuous Class III and IV rapids that are a ton of fun on this unforgettable section of whitewater. Rapids like Twin-Pin, Roller Coaster, Mishawaka Falls and Pine View will be the highlight of our trip. It’s a blast!  Cost is $70. Active duty and dependent pricing is $35.

May 26 – 29 – 3rd Annual Memorial Day at Lake Mac Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area is Nebraska’s largest lake with over 100 miles of shoreline and great fishing, jet skis, ski boats, pontoon boats, kayaks, canoes, campfires, and gobs of fun. We’ll be beach camping on the sandy shores on the north side of the lake. If you intend to operate one of our watercraft and you were born after December 31, 1985, you’re required to successfully complete a Boating Safety Course and possess a course certificate while operating a boat in the state of Nebraska. Inquire at Outdoor Recreation on how to secure your course certificate. Price for the weekend is only $50. Due to the overwhelming success of this annual event we’ve capped the total number of attendees at 45 this year. Price includes a Saturday night feast of epic proportions.  Fee also includes exclusive shared access to all of our watercraft. Camping gear, camping fees, and transportation are included.      

Fall Hall will be closed May 27 – 29.

May 31 – Outdoor Recreation Open House We will be having our annual Outdoor Recreation Open House on Wednesday, May 31, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. to showcase our summer equipment and programming. FREE burgers and dogs. Check out our boats, campers and ATVs.  Makala will be working some fabulous raffles. Please help us advertise. We’re pleased to announce that the National Park Service from The Grand Tetons will once again be at our open house this year! They will be at Outdoor Recreation issuing FREE National Park Passes to military service members. This year they are also able to give out the Access Pass for those who have Disabilities and to military retirees. There will be plenty of refreshments available, stop by and ask questions about rental equipment, programming or recreation opportunities in the local area. Sponsored in part by Blue Federal Credit Union and First Command Financial Planning.

Full Service Ski Shop You tune up your car, why not your skis or snowboard? 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 and snowboard bindings. Bring your gear in for a pre-season check, wax, edge sharpening, and limited base repair for only $25.

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.

Click HERE for the current Rental Prices

CAMPERS
Springdale 28
Aliner
Grey Wolf Toy Hauler
Scamp
Springdale
RPod

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.

RV Storage Lot Help Needed
RV storage lot patrons are reminded to conspicuously display their lot identification card on their items stored. If that lot card has been misplaced, patrons may obtain another at Outdoor Recreation. When you return your RV to the storage lot at the end of the season, be sure you re-display your lot id card and park in the lot assigned to you.

According to our AFI (34-110 3.16), you must have a current copy of your registration and insurance on file. We also need to make sure you have an up to date email and phone number so we can contact you. If your contract and records are not up to date or if you are not current on your payment, your vehicle will be towed. Please make sure you are parked in the correct site number or your vehicle could be towed.

Thank you for your cooperation as we head into our busy season. If you have any questions, please call Outdoor Recreation at 773-2988.

Volunteers Needed! OAP is looking for volunteer ski bus drivers for the upcoming season. All volunteers must have a valid government driver’s license with a surrey bus endorsement, First Aid and a current CPR certification. Come and enjoy a trip on us! Call 773-2988 for information.

Winter Equipment for Rent! Did you know our inventory of winter equipment includes everything from Ice-Fishing Huts to ATVs? We have all kinds of winter gear besides skis and snowboards, so stop in to see what other adventures await you!

Outdoor Recreation continues to rent items including tents, tent heaters, sleeping bags, camp stoves, and lanterns. If backcountry adventures are what you’re looking for, ATVs, snowshoes, and mountain bike rentals will be available throughout the winter season. 

All Trips must meet minimum participant requirements to “go.” Trip may be cancelled due to unsafe road or travel conditions and/or other valid circumstances. Refunds for cancelled trips will be issued within two business days. Refunds for cancellations less than 48 hours in advance or trip unless circumstances of military duty, or verifiable illness or injury.

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

Full Service Ski Shop
Outdoor Recreation has a full service ski shop to get you ready for the upcoming season.

Our certified technicians can mount and test ski bindings (Marker, Solomon & Tyrolia) and all snowboard bindings, wax, sharpen, perform base repair and safety checks on all of your equipment.

Hunting Season
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!

NEW Rental Items
ODR has new rental items including kayaks, camping gear, paintball markers, bikes, helmets, racks and a multi-activity bounce house! Enjoy the great outdoors and let ODR assist you with all your rental needs. Click HERE!

Paintball
Come out and play! New paintball markers have arrived and we are ready to schedule and equip your group or squadron for some summer paintball games.
Looking for a place to have a birthday party? We can set you up! Make reservations (two weeks in advance) for an Awesome Splat Paintball Party! This high energy, physically active, extreme birthday activity is not for the faint of heart! Participants must be 11 years or older. The play package includes marker, mask and filled Co2 tank – only $20 per person! Paint is $62 per case (2,000 balls). An adult to child ratio of 1:6 is a play requirement. Click HERE for the brochure!

Base Fishing Permits
All lakes on base are available for fishing. Centennial Lake, located just inside the Gate 1, is catch and release only. Pearson Lake, 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

Full Service Ski Shop
Outdoor Recreation has a full service ski shop to get you ready for the upcoming season. Our certified technicians can mount and test ski bindings (Marker, Solomon & Tyrolia) and all snowboard bindings, wax, sharpen, perform base repair and safety checks on all of your equipment.

Winter Sport Equipment & Ski Passes
Outdoor Recreation has a full line of winter rentals from skis, snowboards, snowblades, cross country skis, snowshoes, ice augers and more.  We’re also your source for daily discounted ski lift tickets to Keystone, A-Basin,Winter Park,Copper Mountain, Breckenridge, Vail, Beaver Creek,Loveland, Eldora, Steamboat and more! Season passes available for Copper-Winter Park-Steamboat; Keystone-A-Basin;Loveland. Restrictions apply.

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

Birthday Parties

Make reservations for An Awesome Splat Paintball Party! A high energy, physically active, extreme birthday activity that is not for the faint of heart. Paintball is a seasonal so parties can be scheduled for April thought October only, weather permitting. Participants must be age 11 or older. An adult to child ratio of 1:6 is also necessary. Reservations required at least two weeks in advance. The Play Package includes marker, mask, and filled Co2 tank, for $20 per person. Paint is $60 per case (2,000 balls).

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 a completely enclosed and climate controlled 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.

About Us

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. Season passes are available at excellent rates for military ID card holders and their dependents.
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.
Outdoor Recreation hosts Warren Paintball. The paintball season in Wyoming typically runs from late April to as late as October, weather permitting.
The Warren Paintball Field can be reserved as well as paintball markers and equipment up to 30 days in advance.
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.