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Events

Call ODR for departure times. RecOn Trips – Civilians: Please call for prices.

February 2
Dogsledding
Cost: RecOn Price: $99/Non-RecOn Price: $225
This half-day dogsledding tour will teach you how to “Drive Your Own Team” of Alaskan Huskies along a scenic 12.5 mile backcountry trail. This tour is approximately 2 hours on-sled and allows for 2 people per sled (unless smaller children which may permit 3). One person will start as the driver and the other as the passenger; half way around the trail, if both guests are adults, we will stop and switch so that each person gets a chance to drive the sled. Trip includes transportation, guides, and instruction! Pre-register by January 30.

February 2
Ski Copper Mountain
Cost: $45 Single Airmen. $105 Active Duty. $115 Other. $15 IKON Pass Holders
Three new high-speed lifts, upgraded buses, new parking lots brings a new meaning to Copper’s Raised on Colorado experience. Trip includes lift pass, transportation, and half off daily equipment rental. Pre-register by January 30.

February 3
Family Learn to Ski
Snowy Range Ski Area, WY
Cost: $50 with lessons or $35 without lessons
The Snowy Mountain Range is less than 2 hours from FE Warren and offers 27 trails. It is a great beginner location but has something for even those extreme skiers in the family with it’s nearly 1000’ vertical drop from top to bottom. Bring the whole family for only $50 per person! Trip includes a half-day ski lesson, transportation, lift ticket, and equipment rental. For those not needing a lesson feel free to come regardless and pay only $35 for lift ticket and rentals! Pre-register by January 30.

February 4, 11, 18, 25
Women’s Open Climbing Day
Cost: FREE
Women’s climb day is an opportunity for the local women’s climbing community to get together to develop their climbing skill and technique. What better support than to climb with other women who have a desire to get stronger and more fit. Don’t forget to sign up for a belay certification class, if you want to learn how to belay!

February 5
Climbing 1: Intro to Rock Climbing
Cost: $5
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. Pre-register by February 4.

February 6, 13, 20, 27
Wingman Wednesday
Active Duty ONLY
Cost: FREE
In honor of our Active Duty members, enjoy a day of climbing on us. That’s right – bring in your Active Duty Military ID and climb all day for FREE! Don’t forget to sign up for a belay certification class if you want to learn how to belay!

February 7, 21
Belay Training
Cost: $5
Time: 5 – 7 p.m.
Age: 16+
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 earn your belay certification card, which makes you eligible to belay at the ODR indoor rock wall unsupervised. Pre-register by day prior.

February 9
Steamboat Ski Trip
Cost: $45 Single Airmen.  $14 IKON Season Pass Holders.
Two words: Champagne Powder.  Trip includes lift pass, transportation, and half off daily equipment rental. Pre-register by February 6.

February 9
Ice Climbing
Cost: Single Airmen Price: $45/ Non-Single Airmen Price: $115
Time: TBD
Just because it’s winter does not mean you need to quit climbing. Instead, strap on some crampons and pick up your ice tools! We will be heading to the Front Range in Colorado to get some instruction and try our hand climbing frozen ice! Location is yet to-be-determined based on conditions, but this is a once in a life time experience! Dress warm as we will be outside all day, pressed against frozen waterfalls. Includes transportation, equipment, instruction, and guides. Limited spots available, don’t miss out as we are ONLY running three trips this winter! Pre-register by February 6.

February 10
Snowshoe
Cost: $25
Time: 8 a.m.
Want to try a new sport and find a new hobby as we take in the sights and frolic in the snow? Snowshoeing is a fun way to explore the winter and to continue hiking season year round. Location is to-be-determined based on conditions. Plan for cold temperatures and to travel 3-8 miles depending on group interest. Bring a pack, snacks, and water for a day in the outdoors! Includes equipment, transportation, and instruction. Pre-register by February 6.

February 10
Family Sledding
Cost: $35
Time: 9 a.m.
Let’s go play in the snow! We will head to Beaver Meadows for a day of sledding and snow play. Worried about lugging a snow tube up and down a hill in the snow? Well don’t be! Beaver Meadows has lifts! All lift riders must be 36” to ride the lift and only resort tubes that are free for use are allowed. Pre-register by February 9.

February 11, 25
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 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! Pre-register by Friday prior.

February 14
Estes Park Valentine’s Day Getaway
Cost: $25
Time: 8 a.m.
It’s Thursday but it’s also Valentine’s Day…time to play hooky from work! We will be spending the day in beautiful Estes Park. Check out the shops, eat some good food, or just stroll around and take in the winter sights with your significant other. Trip includes transportation only. Pre-register by February 13.

February 14
Valent-Climbs Day Clinics
Cost: FREE
Time: 9 a.m.
You have seen our climbing classes but struggled to find a climbing partner to sign up with? How about a day of FREE clinics! That’s right – all day we will be providing the same clinics we offer monthly to those who register with a significant other. So find that special someone and register together. Times: 9 a.m. – Climbing 1: Intro to Rock Climbing; noon – Belay Class; 3 p.m. – Climbing 3: Anchor Building. Pre-register by February 13.

February 15-17
Ice Climbing Weekend
Cost: RecOn Price: $125/ Non-RecOn Price: $200
Age: 14+
Middle of winter got you down? Feel like there is nothing to do outside during these short and dark days? Well you are wrong and we will prove it! Join us as we head to Spearfish Canyon in South Dakota for a weekend of ice climbing. You will get two full days of ice climbing in, have the ability to check out the night-life in Spearfish, and enjoy it all in the comfort of a cozy, hand built cabin in the woods! Learn how to swing an ice tool, put on crampons, and how to make it to the top of a frozen waterfall. Trip includes transportation, equipment, instruction, and lodging. Food is on you. Pre-trip meeting February 12, 5 p.m. at ODR. Pre-register by February 12.

February 16
Ski Eldora
Cost: $50
Enjoy something for everyone – steeps, bumps, glades, a terrain park, and groomed corduroy for cruising. Did you know Eldora has a new 6-person high-speed detachable chair?  Quite possibly the most under-rated ski resort in the Front Range. Trip includes lift pass, transportation, and half off daily equipment rental. Pre-register by February 13.

February 17
Denver Aquarium and Sloth Meet and Greet
Cost: $45
Time: TBD
With a million gallons of underwater exhibits, over 500 species of animals including the interactive Stingray Reef touch tank, Aquarium Restaurant, Dive Lounge, and the Nautilus Ballroom the Denver Aquarium offers something for the entire family. Plus, we will have the chance to meet a real sloth. The sloth meet and greet lasts 20-30 minutes depending on the sloth’s participation level. You will be able to touch, feed and take pictures with the sloth. Includes admission and transportation. Pre-register by February 13.

February 18
Ice Skating & Family Day in Estes Park
Cost: $35
Time: TBD
Estes Park is the gateway to Rocky Mountain National Park and a tourist destination in and of itself. We will be spending the day ice skating in the morning and exploring downtown, sidewalk shopping after a morning of sliding across the ice. Trip includes all admissions, skate rentals, and transportation. Pre-register by February 13.

February 23
Snowmobile Trip
Cost: Single Airmen Price: $99/ Non-Single Airmen Price: $199
Time: TBD
This guided tour will begin at a rustic mountain cabin, well stocked with helmets, boots, snow bibs, and warm drinks. After a short introduction on snowmobiling, you will be off on forested trails to the high mountain peaks. Your guide will point out the scenic highlights, allowing plenty of time to take photos and enjoy the majestic views. When you want to venture out on your own, you will be shown the prime spots for enjoying Steamboat’s famous champagne powder. Trip includes transportation, guide, and equipment rentals. Limited spots available, so sign up fast! Pre-register by February 20.

February 23
Beaver Creek Ski trip
Cost: $45 Single Airmen. $90 Active Duty. $100 Other. $15 Epic Pass Holders.
The dedicated Buckaroo gondola ensures that beginners of all ages can safely access beginner-only trails. These trails go all the way to the top of the mountain, at 11,440 feet.  Over 26,000 vertical feet of black diamond and double black diamond runs await. If you prefer Blue squares, a few favorites include: C Prime in Rose Bowl, Larkspur in Larkspur Bowl and Gunder’s in Bachelor Gulch. Trip includes lift pass, transportation, and half off daily equipment rental. Pre-register by: February 20.

February 24
Backcountry Ski Trip
Cost: RecOn Price: $49/Non-RecOn Price: $115/Own Gear Price: $35
Colorado is known for their incredible ski resorts, but did you know there is tons of skiable terrain without resorts?! Cameron Pass, west of Fort Collins and located in the Never Summer Mountain Range offers miles of skiable terrain. This trip will take you up trails, across 12,000’ peaks, and down slopes all under your own power. That’s right, you will be skiing uphill too! “Earn your turns” is what they say, and you too we be saying it after you get to travel into the backcountry to explore some of the best remote skiing in Northern Colorado! Trip covers transportation, equipment rental, and guide. Prior ski experience not required but recommended. Bring food, snacks, water, and plenty of warm layers. Pre-register by February 20.

February 24
Brewery Tour
Cost: $15
Time: TBD
With over 25 different breweries, Fort Collins and the greater surrounding area is home to some of the best micro-breweries in all of the United States. We will be making the most of our day off as we visit a handful to taste what they have to offer and to take in the sights. Breweries are to-be-determined, and we will do our best to try to make it for some tours, but non-guaranteed. This trip provides transportation ONLY. Please bring money for tastings and proof of ID (21+), and remember, drink responsibly!

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.

Click HERE for the current Rental Prices

CAMPERS

 

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.

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!

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

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.

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