OFFICE HOURS

Mon, Tue, Thurs, & Fri 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
PACAF Family Days 10:00 am – 2 pm
Sat, Sun & Federal Holidays Closed

Outdoor Recreation Center

All of your adventures start here! Outdoor recreation provides you with all you need to explore the Last Frontier. You can rent equipment perfect for any season, including boats, RVs, bikes, skis, snowshoes, and more! You can also find plenty of equipment including tables, ice chests, bounce houses, smokers, and more! No matter what you need Outdoor Recreation can help make sure you are covered.

Services

We pride ourselves on offering an extensive equipment rental center where you can find everything you need for your outdoor adventures. From campers and camping equipment to bounce houses, fishing gear, boats, bikes, and much more, we’ve got you covered. Explore our wide range of options and gear up for unforgettable experiences.

  • Equipment Rental
  • Camping
  • Trips & Events
  • RV Storage
  • Pavillion Rental
  • Winter Rentals

More Than Rentals

Your one-stop destination for a variety of facilities, services, and programs.

JBER RecAccess

A JBER Recreation Permit (RecAccess Permit) is required of anyone 16 years or older who will be recreating on JBER. Visitors under 16 must be signed in as guests and accompanied by an authorized permit holder at all times. Permits and a government-issued photo I.D. must be carried on your person at all times. Online registration accepted only.

JBER Access Registration

Fit to Fight XC Ski

Cross Country Skiing on JBER

Eagleglen Fitness Park • Bldg. 4414 Pease Ave. (near Post Road Gate)
Monday – Saturday • Closed Sundays & Federal Holidays

Equipment issue: Mon – Fri • 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Equipment must be returned by 3 p.m.

JBER Life! Members: FREE
Non-Members: $5

All sizes available, to include youth-sizes.

Fishing, Boat & Camper Trailer Rentals

FISHING & HUNTING LICENSES

  • We sell Alaska Fishing & Hunting Licenses and King Salmon Stamps. We do not sell hunting tags.

BOAT REQUIREMENTS

Boat w/o Motor:

  • Cold water video

Any Lake / River Boat w/ Motor:

  • Visit boatus.org
  • Select the State of Alaska
  • Print a copy of the certificate & provide at time of reservation
  • Proof of insurance is recommended
  • Paperwork must be completed before the reservations is secured.

Motorhome and Camper Trailer:

  • All paperwork must be completed before reservation is finalized.

The following are required to be completed a week PRIOR to pick up date:

  • Light & hitch check
  • Inspection & proper fit
  • Hitching/unhitching vehicle from trailer knowledge check
  • Travel trailers, motorhomes, and motorboats are not available past Labor Day weekend due to being winterized.
Equipment Rental

Having a Party and Need Equipment? Want to go paddling on the local lakes? 773 FSS ODR rents everything from canopies and camping tents to tables and chairs; inflatable bounce houses for your little ones’ party or grills and pavillions for your unit functions; canoes/kayaks, mountain bikes, skis/snowboards, fishing gear, and much more.

Eligibility

  • Call to check availability; certain items may not be available during special events.
  • Eligibility requirements must be met for all rentals.
  • All renters must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid DoD ID/CAC/VHIC.

Rental Information

  • Rentals do not include loading and unloading, tie-down straps or rope.
  • Tie down bars are provided on snow machine trailers.
  • Fuel (gasoline, propane, etc.) is the responsibility of the renter.
  • Rental fees are for time checked out, not time used.

Pick-Ups

  • Customer signing for receipt of equipment will be responsible for condition of all items.
  • All reserved items must be picked up no later than 1 hour before closing for proper check out procedures.
  • Rentals must be picked up on assigned dates.

Rental Return

  • All reserved items must be returned no later than two hours before close of business for proper check in procedures.
  • Items cannot be left unattended or dropped off without proper check in from ODR staff.
  • Rentals must be returned on assigned dates.
  • Customers are required to hitch/unhitch items.

Cleaning & Damages

  • Cleaning Fee = Minimum 1 Day Rental
  • Customer is responsible for cleaning rental equipment piror to its return.
  • Customers are responsible for any lost or damaged items. Including cost of labor for repairs, or cost of replacement.

Cancellations

  • 8+ Days Prior: 100% Refund.
  • 7 – 3 Days Prior: 75% refund.
  • 2 Days Prior: 50% refund.
  • Modifying reservations will be refunded based on the above statements and are required to wait 48 hours before being allowed to reserve the same or like items. Subject to availability.
  • Exceptions only allowed for emergency military duty or medical emergencies with a written note from the Commander or a doctor.
Campgrounds

FAMCAMP

Zeamer Avenue – by JBER Hospital
RV sites: 63 spots
Tent sites: 11 spots

Pricing

  • RV Site w/water & electric (per night) $30
  • Over Flow Parking (per night) $22
  • Tent Site (per night) $12

FAMCAMP has a centralized dump site for entire campground to share.

Winter Camping

  • Pricing • Per Day: $27
  • Sites 1 – 24 at FAMCAMP open during the winter.
    Electrical only, no water.
  • No dump station

BLACK SPRUCE

Otter Lake Road, north of Army Reserve Center
RV Sites: 45 spots
Tent Sites: 5 spots

Pricing

  • RV site w/water, electricity & dump (per night) $33
  • RV Site w/water & electric (per night) $30
  • Tent Site (per night) $12

Black Spruce is closed during the winter.

REGISTRATION

RV Campground sites are issued on a “first-come, first served” basis. Registration envelopes and payment boxes are located at each campground entrance. The top portion of the envelope should be removed and placed on the campsite number post.

Pets

  • Max of two pets per site. Pets must be kept on a leash no longer than 6 feet at all times.

Fires

  • Open campfires are prohibited. Barbecue grills may be used.
  • Campgrounds were developed for recreational camping purposes, not for use by patrons as a residence or place of business.
RV Storage

7 Storage lots located across JBER!
Proof of Ownership and up to date vehicle registration required at time of contract. Insurance recommended.

RV Storage (per foot)

  • Members: $1.50
  • Non-Members: $3.50

Specs

  • Sites Available 15 – 55’
  • Pull-thrus additional $0.25 per foot

Auto-pay

  • Automatic payments using a credit/debit card account is required. No other forms of payment accepted.
  • JBER Life! Members that sign up with auto pay will receive the first month FREE. Proof of membership required at signup. Normal payments resume after 1 month.
Hillberg Ski Area

Hillberg Ski Area lets you hit the slopes without leaving the installation! The perfect place to find beginner-intermediate slopes and enjoy a variety of activities including tubing, dog sled rides, and a bunny hill. Other amenities include ski rentals, ski & snowboard waxing, a gear shop, and a lesson center where you can learn from qualified instructors.

Visit Hillberg’s Page

Otter Lake

Otter Lake is a pristine lake located in JBER’s own backyard! The perfect place for fishing, kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, and even sail boating. We also offer an assortment of rental areas for your family or special group and great camping opportunities like RV sites, cabins, and tent sites.

Curious to learn more? Give us a call at 907.854.1734 and let the fun begin!

Visit Otter Lake’s Page

Outdoor Adventure Program

Our professional guides will be with you every step of the way as you ride, bike, or hike your way through nature. In addition to a wide variety of trips, we also offer classes on safety, awareness, and more.

The OAP Guide will help you find:

  • Trips & Outings
  • Rec On Adventures
  • Women in the Wilderness
  • Single Service Member Programs
  • Monthly Calendars
Skeet, Trap & Archery Range

45-100 Circle Dr. (Just off Davis Hwy)
907.384.7981

HOURS OF OPERATION

Mar–May & Sept–Nov

  • Fri–Sun: 12–5 PM
  • Closed Mon–Thurs & Federal Holdiays

Closed Dec–Feb & Jun–Aug

Pre-sign up for Single Service Members Program & Special Events will be offered throughout the year. For more information, call the Outdoor Recreation Center (Bldg. 794) at 907.552.2022.

SHOTGUN RENTALS & AMMUNITION

Shooting sports in Alaska provide service members and their families with a fun, healthy way to stay sharp and enjoy the outdoors together. Providing:

  • Skeet & Trap Ranges
  • Ammo available for sale or you may bring your own. Please check with our staff to ensure ammo purchased off range meets rental gun specifications.
  • Shotgun Rentals
  • Outdoor Lights for winter

ARCHERY

  • Our Archery Range is open year round, seven days a week for FREE.
  • We have 10, 20, 30, 40, and 50 yard target boxes available for use (field points only).
  • Must use own bow. No rentals available.

SAFETY

  • For your safety, ear and eye pro is required while on the range. You may bring your own, or we have some available for you.
  • Closed toe shoes are required.
  • New shooters are required to watch a one-time safety video.

Give us a Call

Warrior Xtreme Paintball

Just a stone’s throw away from Otter Lake, you’ll find the ultimate adrenaline-pumping experience at Warrior Xtreme Paintball.

Whether you’re looking to bond with your team or simply enjoy the great outdoors, we’ve got you covered.

With a range of packages available, you can bring your own paintballs and gear or let us outfit you from head to toe.

Curious to learn more? Give us a call at 907.854.1734 and let the fun begin!

Call for Reservations

Outdoor Adventure Guide

Check out whats in our Outdoor Adventure Guide!

  • Trips & Outings
  • Rec On Adventures
  • Women in the Wilderness Trips
  • Single Service Member Programs
  • Photography Trips
  • Monthly Calendars

Upcoming Events