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Outdoor Adventure

(307) 773-2988
110 East Plaza
Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri, 8 a.m. –  5 p.m.

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Mon, Tue, Thu, and Fri, 8 a.m. –  5 p.m.

Pavilion rentals – unavailable until further notice.

Please Note:
*  There will be an increase in fees for same-day ski and snow board orders
*  ODR Staff reserves the right the refuse large equipment reservations based on staffing availability.

Archery Complex open Tuesday, Thursday, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

RecOn
The RecOn (Recharge for Resiliency) program that is available to all Active Duty Air Force and Reserve personnel as well as their family members. The RECON program is run specifically out of Outdoor Recreation and offers tons of discounted trips and events each and every month. At F. E. Warren we are an Air Force leader in RECON trips offered.  Make sure you check the quarterly ODR program guide and the Antelope to take part in our RECON trips and receive a huge discount!

EVENTS

JUNE
June 4
Territorial Prison Tour / Broom-making
Experience

Cost:  $30
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Wyoming Territorial Prison once generated income by selling brooms made by the prisoners.  Today, the prison broom factory remains capable of producing one-of-a-kind turkey wing brooms.  Enjoy a private guided tour of the prison followed by a hands-on broom-making class (you keep the broom you create!).   Transportation provided.

June 4
Family UTV Trip
Cost (per vehicle): $125 (RecOn) / $365 (Other)
Looking for something adventurous to do with the whole family? Come with us as we head to the mountains and explore the beautiful scenery on Utility Terrain Vehicles. You can choose to ride by yourself or with up to 3 passengers. You don’t want to miss this experience.

June 5
Blast of Whitewater (Ages 18+)
Cost: $55 (RecOn)/ $95 (Other)

Ready to hit the water in a raft? A class III – IV whitewater experience awaits on the Cache la Poudre River!  Rapids vary from intermediate to advanced difficulty, with swift currents and narrow channels.  Don’t miss this premiere adventure experience!  Cost includes all necessary equipment and transportation; please bring water and snacks.

June 7, 5 -7 p.m.
Belay (ages 18+)
Cost: $5
Discover the basics of knot-tying, harness fitting, commands, use of climbing equipment, and proper belay technique.  Successful completion of this class grants participants a belay certification card, enabling unsupervised use of the indoor rock wall.

June 11
Climbing Adventure
Cost: $30
Head for the hills with the Outdoor Adventure team, and try your hands on some real rock! No experience necessary – this adventure is designed to accommodate climbers of every skill level. Location will be determined based on weather conditions, but no matter the area, expect great quality climbs and spectacular views.  Transportation, equipment, and instruction provided; remember to pack a sack lunch, appropriate clothing, sunscreen, water and a camera!

June 12
Via Ferrata (ages 14+)
Cost: $50 (ReCon)
Via Ferrata means “iron path”.  It originates from the metal ladders and cables used by mountain troops in World War I to ascend and traverse steep rock and mountain terrain.  Via Ferratas are an extremely popular sport in the European Alps, and now you can have that thrill in Estes Park, Colorado!

June 14
BRAT Camp – Hike and Paddle (Ages 6 – 10)
Cost: $35
BRAT (Basic Recreation Adventure Training) Camps are outings which are designed with the junior Wranglers of F. E. Warren in mind. This camp consists of hiking trails in Curt Gowdy State Park and playing in the water with paddleboards and kayaks.

June 23, 5 – 7 p.m.
Climbing 101 Class
Cost: $5
This clinic is designed to teach you the basics of climbing equipment, body movement, rating systems, and styles of climbing all in the safe environment of our indoor rock wall.  No previous experience necessary and all equipment is included. We will cover the basics to help put your fears behind you.

June 24
Base Campout
Cost: Free
Take this opportunity to take the family camping right here on base!  Join the Outdoor Recreation team for an evening pitching tents and spending a night under the stars!  Food, snacks and drinks will be provided (equipment will be available for rent at Fall Hall if you don’t have your own).

June 25
Taste of Whitewater Trip (Age 7+)
Cost: $45-RecOn / $80 (Other)
Join ODR on a visit to the Cache la Poudre River for a beginner whitewater rafting trip. The rapids vary from beginner to intermediate (Class II-III) in difficulty.   Raft through steep canyon gorges while working as a team to navigate through the turbulent water. Trip includes transportation and a ride on the raft; please bring water and snacks.

June 26
Horseback Riding Trip
Cost: $45-RecOn / $90 (Other)
Saddle up for a memorable day on horseback! Riders will have a bird’s-eye view of some of the most breathtaking scenery the Rocky Mountains have to offer while traveling through forested slopes and mountain streams. Trip includes transportation, trail ride guide, and equipment.  Bring money for lunch and/or snacks and water.

JULY
July 7, 5 -7 p.m.
Belay (ages 18+)
Cost: $5
Learn to belay at ODR’s indoor rock wall.  Discover the basics of knot-tying, harness fitting, commands, use of climbing equipment, and proper belay technique. 

July 8, 8:30 p.m.
Lantern Festival
Cost: $5
Join 90 FSS Recreational Programs in lighting up the base lake! Enjoy some community time together under the glow of hundreds of water lanterns. Pre-registration required (please note: this event subject to postponement based on weather conditions).

July 9
Climbing Adventure
Cost: $30
No experience necessary – this adventure is designed to accommodate climbers of every skill level. Location will be determined based on weather conditions, but no matter the area, expect great quality climbs and spectacular views.  Transportation, equipment, and instruction provided; remember to pack a sack lunch, appropriate clothing, sunscreen, water and a camera!

July 9
Horseback Riding
Cost: $45 (RecOn) / $90 (Other)
Saddle up for a memorable day on horseback! Riders will have a bird’s-eye view of some of the most breathtaking scenery The Rocky Mountains has to offer while traveling through forested slopes and mountain streams. Trip includes transportation, trail ride guide, and equipment.  Bring money for lunch and/or snacks and water.

July 10
Blast of Whitewater (Ages 18+)
Cost: $55 (RecOn) / $95 (Other)
Ready to hit the water in a raft? A class III – IV whitewater experience awaits on the Cache la Poudre River!  Rapids vary from intermediate to advanced difficulty, with swift currents and narrow channels.  Cost includes all necessary equipment and transportation; please bring water and snacks.

July 15 – 17
Single Airman Backpacking Trip
Cost: $50
Looking to get off the grid for a couple days and spend some quality time outdoors? Join ODR for an awesome 3-day, 2-night backpacking trip in the Snowy Range! We will depart Friday afternoon/evening and return on Sunday. No prior experience is needed, just be ready to have a great time! Must register by July 11.  Pre-trip meeting July 12, 5 p.m. at Fall Hall.

July 19
BRAT Camp – Climb and Hike (Ages 10 – 14)
Cost: $35
Join the ODR Adventure Experts for a great day of hiking and learning a bit about rock climbing!

July 21, 5-7 p.m.
Climbing 101 Class
Cost: $5
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 is included.

July 23
Taste of Whitewater Rafting Trip (Age 7+)
Cost: $45 (RecO) / $80 (Other)
Join us as we head to the Cache la Poudre River for a beginner whitewater rafting trip. The rapids vary from beginner to intermediate (Class II-III) in difficulty. This trip is certain to be both fun and challenging as you go through steep canyon gorges while working as a team to navigate through the turbulent water. Trip includes transportation and a ride on the raft. Bring water and snacks.

July 23
Single Airmen Tandem Paragliding Trip
Cost: $125 (RecOn)
Come experience why paragliding has become such a popular adventure sport. Tandem flights are a method of experiencing flying on a paraglider without having the responsibility of flying the glider yourself. Transportation included, please bring money for dining.

24 July
Medicine Bow Peak Hike
Cost: $15
Medicine Bow Peak is the highest peak (12,018 ft.) in the Snowy Range (a part of the Medicine Bow Mountains, about 35 miles (56 km) west of Laramie, WY).  Bring your “A –game” as this is a strenuous 7 mile hike on uneven ground with steep pitches on the descent. Don’t forget to pack water and snacks, and please dress for unpredictable weather – it can snow up there even in July!

July 30
Skydiving Trip
Cost: $125 (RecOn) / $225 (Other)
Conquer your fear – skydive! With the tandem skydiving pilot-passenger freefall system, you can make your first skydive in greater ease and safety than ever before. Your parachute, especially built for two, will carry you and your instructor to a soft landing.

July 31
Zipline Adventure (Ages 5+)
Cost: $55 (RecOn) / $105 (Other)
We will head to Conifer, CO to ride down Colorado’s longest and fastest zip lines ranging from 850’ to over 1,900’ long, with speeds up to 60MPH and up to 250’ above the ground (please note: ziplines have a maximum weight capacity of 245 lbs.).

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.

  • Gear to Go Reservation Policy

    Reservations are accepted on pavilions, campers, boats, super cookers, bounce castles, and special events tents up to one month in advance. Credit card deposits are required at time of reservation are equal to a one-day rental. Cancellations made less than 48 prior to pick-up will forfeit deposit. All other equipment is on a ‘first come-first served’ basis.

    Cancellation Policy
    48-hour minimum cancellation notice is required on all reserved items (including OAP trips). All cancellations made within the 48-hour time period are subject to a one day rental fee on reserved item.

     

  • Click HERE for the current Rental Prices

  • Additional Rental Fees
    All rented items returned after the due date will incur an additional rental fees based on the daily rate until the item is returned.

    Condition, Damage, or Loss
    All items must be returned clean and dry. The customer will be held personally responsible for additional cleaning charges and repair or replacement costs on any refund item that is damaged or lost.

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! Basic safety certification plus annual membership entitles patrons ages 18 and older to combo lock privileges. Certification is $15. Annual membership cost is $25 per year per person. Family membership is $35 for first two members and $5 each additional member.

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!

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 $30 for back in and $40 for pull through per month. Receive a $5 discount for paying for a full year up front. 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. Cost is $65 per hour.

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. 

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.

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