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Due to COVID-19 and capacity concerns, unless otherwise noted, all programs/events require advance sign up. Please let us know you are coming!

Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri & Sat, 8 a.m. –  4 p.m.


January 2
Family Tubing
Cost: $35 RecOn • $50 Others

We will head to Beaver Meadows for a day of tubing and snow play! Worried about lugging a snow tube up the hill? Well don’t be, Beaver Meadows has lifts!

January 3
Cross Country Skiing
Cost: $25

Did you know Outdoor Recreation rents out cross country ski equipment? Did you know we have some GREAT trails only 30 minutes from base? Let’s head out and try our hand at cross country skiing. Location is to-be-determined based on snow conditions and weather. XC skiing is a great sport to partake in for its aerobic workout as well as the ability to travel further distances in a winter environment without post-holing in deep snow. Trip includes equipment, instruction, and transportation.

January 7 & 28
Time: 5 – 7 p.m.
Cost: $5

Learn the basic of belaying on the indoor rock wall at Fall Hall. We’ll cover knot tying, harness fitting, climbing equipment and proper belay techniques. After completion of the class, you will have the opportunity to test and acquire your belay certification.

January 9 & 24
Learn to Ski
Cost: $35 with lesson, $25 without

The Snowy Mountain Range is less than two hours from F.E. Warren and offers 27 trails. It is a great beginner location, but has something for even those extreme skiers with its nearly 1000’ vertical drop from top to bottom. Trip includes a half-day ski lesson, transportation, lift ticket, and equipment rental. For those not needing a lesson feel free to come and pay only $25 for lift ticket and rentals!

January 10
Cost: $20
Want to try a new sport and find a new hobby as we take in the sites and frolic in the snow? Snowshoeing is a fun way to explore the winter and to continue hiking season year round. 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.

January 10
Snowmobile Trip
Cost: RecOn • $99, Others $250

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!

January 13
Single Airman Skating
Cost: Free
Time: 5 – 7 p.m.

All you single airmen join us for a fun evening of skating and games out at the Warren Adventure Park!

January 14
Climbing 101
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.

January 15
Guys Night Out – Knife Sharpening Clinic with Joe from Forged in Fire
Cost: $10
Time: 5-7 p.m.

Joe from Forged in Fire will be doing a knife sharpening clinic. $10 includes appetizers, a craft brew. Bring your knives, gentlemen, and learn some new survival skills.

January 16 & 31
Ski Snowy Range
Cost: $30

The Snowy Mountain Range is less than two hours from F.E. Warren and offers 27 trails. It is a great beginner location but has something for even those extreme skiers with its nearly 1000’ vertical drop from top to bottom. Trip includes transportation, lift ticket, and half off equipment rental.

January 17
Dog Sledding
Cost: RecOn, $99 • Others $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 two hours on-sled and allows for two people per sled (smaller children may permit three). 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!

January 19
Single Airman Climbing
Cost: Free
Time: 5 – 7 p.m.

Single airman can attend climbing FREE and have instructors on site to help them out and belay for them!

January 20
Log Rolling at the Aquatic Center
Cost: $5
Time: 5 – 7 p.m.

Whether you are brand new and need to master the log alone, or you’re ready to take on a challenger, you won’t want to miss this pool adventure!

January 22
Ladies Free Skate Night
5 – 7 p.m.
Ladies skate free at the Warren Adventure Park.

January 23
Ice Climbing
Cost: RecOn $45 • Others $125
Just because it is 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 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.

January 27
Learn to Rappel
Cost: $5
Time: 5 – 7 p.m.

Come on out to Fall Hall and join us for an evening of rappelling indoors! Never rappelled before? Totally okay – we have instructors and all of the equipment on hand!

January 29
Family Skate Night
Cost: Free
TIme: 5 – 7 p.m.

Want to learn how to ice skate or just spend some time on the rink? Come out to the Adventure Park for a night of ice skating and festivities. Ice skates will be provided as well as some instruction. You don’t want to miss out on this fun night of activities.

January 30
Moonlight Snowshoe
Cost: $25

Think being in the woods at night is scary? Well this trip aims to change your perception. We will be traveling by headlamps and moonlight as we trudge through the snow on snowshoes. Distance will be between 3 – 5 miles. Bring a pack, snacks, and water. A thermos of hot fluid is encouraged! Includes equipment, transportation, and instruction.

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


    Please NOTE: Due to Wyoming Wind, awnings are not operational on our campers. Additionally campers do NOT come equipped with televisions.


    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! 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!

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.

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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