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Outdoor Adventure

(307) 773-2988
110 East Plaza
Mon, Tue, Thu, and Fri, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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Mon, Tue, Thu, and Fri, 8 a.m. –  4 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

OCTOBER

October 2
Pumpkin Walk
Cost: $5

Travel with the Outdoor Recreation Adventure Team to the Wyoming Territorial Prison State Park in Laramie, WY for a family fun event.  Enjoy outdoor activities, education stations, indoor games, treats galore, and the beginning of pumpkin patch season!

October 3
Zipline Canopy Tour
Cost: $35 (RecOn) / To Be Determined (Others)*
Get ready for an adrenaline-fueled experience on some of the longest and fastest ziplines in Colorado! Grab your action camera and clip in for speeds nearing 60 mph at heights up to 250 feet above ground. (*Personnel eligible for RecOn rates are given priority; all other participants permitted on a space-available basis)

October 7, 5 – 7 p.m.
Belay (Age 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.  Successful completion of this class grants participants a belay certification card, enabling unsupervised use of the indoor rock wall at Fall Hall Community Center.

October 10
Family Horseback Riding (Age 8+)
Cost: $35 (RecOn) / $75 (Other)
Join the Outdoor Adventure team and saddle up for a great day in Estes Park, Colorado!  A thousand-acre private ranch featuring forested slopes, mountain streams, and a breathtaking view of the Continental Divide await you and your trusty steed.  Cost of trip includes transportation trail guide, and all riding equipment.  Food and beverage are not provided, so please bring money to enjoy the local cuisine.

October 15
Haunt or Hoax? (Age 18+)
Cost: $25
Test your nerve at the Wyoming Territorial Prison State Historical Site for a private, after-dark tour of the prison.  Hear the echoes of prisoner’s footsteps as you walk through the Warden’s house, the broom factory, the prison yard, and into the prisoner cells, if you dare.

October 18, 4 – 6 p.m.
FrankenClimb (All ages)
Cost: $3 (FREE if in costume!)

Snacks, toys, treats will be up for grabs as ghouls and goblins scale the indoor climbing wall at Fall Hall Community Center. Join the youngest Wranglers of F. E. Warren as they get out, get active and get into the Halloween spirit!

October 23
Fall Mountain Biking – Beginner Level
Cost: $25
Some of the best mountain bike trails in Wyoming are found right outside base- why not pick up a new hobby? Outdoor Recreation’s introductory mountain biking class will cover the basics including gear shifting techniques, body positioning, climbing and descending obstacles, map orientations, and safety practices for group travel. Cost includes all equipment rental and transportation (location TBD).Please note: wearing closed-toe shoes and appropriate clothing, stocking your backpack with snacks and water, and working with the ODR team to select the correct bike for your height will increase your enjoyment for this event.

NOVEMBER

November 4, 5 p.m.
Belay (Age 18+)
Cost: $5

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 and be eligible to belay unsupervised at the ODR indoor rock wall.

November 6
Family UTV Trip (Age 6+)
Cost: $100 per vehicle
Looking for an adventurous activity to do with the family? Join the Outdoor Adventure team and explore the mountains of Estes Park, Colorado on this fun family UTV (Utility Terrain Vehicle) ride! UTVs are a wonderful way to see amazing scenery and enjoy quality time with family or friends.  Cost includes transportation and the use of one UTV (maximum occupancy of 4 persons, minimum of one adult per UTV).

November 7
Celestial Seasonings Tea Factory and Butterfly Pavilion
Cost: $30

Join the Force Support Squadron Adventure Team for a day of tranquility beginning with a tour of the Celestial Seasonings Tea Factory in Boulder, Colorado! Taste a variety of specialty brews and browse their vast selection of products before travelling to the Butterfly Pavilion and Nature Center. The Nature Center has a variety of exhibits, so be prepared to find yourself face to face with more than just butterflies!

November 13
IKEA and Wine Tour (Age 21+)
Cost: $10
It’s time for an urban adventure! Join the Outdoor Adventure team in navigating an IKEA super-store; sample menu items in the Swedish cafeteria (meatballs!), and pick up unique items for your holiday party gift exchange. Afterward, relax with a glass (or bottle) of locally-crafted wine, and experience select downtown Denver, Colorado wineries while forging new friendships.

November 18, 4 – 8 p.m.
Free Climbing Night (Age 18+)
Join us at the Outdoor Recreation indoor rock climbing wall for an adults-only health and fitness activity!

November 20
Swim with the Fish (Age 6+)
Cost: $35 (RecOn) / To Be Determined (Others)*

Travel with the Outdoor Recreation Adventure Team to the Denver Aquarium for “Swim with the Fish”!  Experience the best of both worlds as deep-sea diving meets swimming pool snorkeling. No prior diving experience is required for this fun and memorable experience!

*Personnel eligible for RecOn rates are given priority; all other participants permitted on a space-available basis.

November 21
Indoor Skydiving
Cost: $35 (RecOn) / To Be Determined
(Others)*
All of the thrill, none of the risk!  Experience a state-of-the-art vertical wind tunnel that provides a fun and safe way to experience true human body-flight!  Indoor Skydiving can be enjoyed by all ages; all training is included, and no experience is necessary.

*Personnel eligible for RecOn rates are given priority; all other participants permitted on a space-available basis.

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

    CAMPERS

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

    WATERCRAFT

    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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