Links to Military Recreation Facilities

Armed Forces Recreation Centers

Includes information on Shades of Green Resort located in Florida, Hale Koa Hotel in Hawaii, and Dragon Hill Lodge located in the heart of Seoul, South Korea.

Bellows AFS
Hawaii

Waimanalo, Hawaii

Belton Lake Recreation Area
Texas

Over 800 acres of year-round recreational excitement, including a beach, water slide, party pavilions, jet ski, paddle boats, boat ramps, nature trails, horseback riding, RV campground, fishing dock, cottages, playground, family picnic sites, primitive camping, marina boat storage, watercraft rentals, dry storage area and marina resale store. The newest addition to the BLORA facility is the mountain bike trails. For just $3 per vehicle, enjoy the beach, water side, paddle boats, picnic areas and playground. BLORA is located 14 miles northeast of Fort Hood Texas.

Bull Pond Recreation Area
New York

If you're looking for an affordable family vacation, we have just the place for you! The Bull Pond recreation area located on the West Point Reservation, offers fully equipped cottages for rent.

Camp Carlson Recreation Area
Kentucky

When you want to escape the harried world of military life, and you don't want to have to take a long trip to get there, just drive down the road a bit, for the peace only nature can bring...Camp Carlson. Camp Carlson Army Travel Camp spans 65 acres of natural beauty with a 25-acre lake that Catfish, Bluegill, and Bass all call home. Located just minutes from the main post area of Fort Knox Kentucky, Camp Carlson is the perfect place for an escape week, weekend or day and is ideally suited for unit, family, and extended family outings.

Canyon Lake Recreation Area
Texas

The Canyon Lake Recreational Center is a 93 acre facility located at Jacob's Creek on the North Shore of Canyon Lake, Texas.

Cape Henry Inn
Virginia

Cape Henry Inn is one of the newest resort locations on the Virginia Beach coast line. Offering beautiful views of the ocean front and quiet comfortable rooms. Minutes from downtown Virginia beach.

Clear Lake Recreation Area
Washington

Clear Lake Recreation Area, located just a few miles from Spokane Washington, is 34 acres of fun waiting for you. There are camping/RV sites, cabins, swimming, fishing, a great new playground and more! It's all here for you and your family to enjoy.

Destin Recreation Area
Florida

The Destin Recreation Area's 15.5 acres of land located on the shore of Choctawhatchee Bay provides active duty and retired military personnel, DA civilians, their families,and other eligible personnel many ways to unwind and enjoy a tropical vacation just 220 miles south of Fort Benning.

Farish Recreation Area
Colorado

Located on 655 acres of magnificent mountain woodlands within the Pike National Forest at an altitude of 9,000+ feet on Colorado's Front Range just north-west of Colorado Springs. Abundant wildlife and three fishing lakes. Enjoy a mountain getaway with a real backwoods feeling yet within driving distance to many area attractions.

Fort Fisher Air Force Recreation Center
North Carolina

Located on the Cape Fear River near Wilmington, North Carolina, the Fort Fisher Air Force Recreation Center has cabins, trailers and camping sites for rent. There is a community center, restaurant, bait and tackle shop, outdoor pool and gift shop. The area abounds in history and natural resources. Check out a boat from the rental center and go boating/fishing on the river or spend the day on the other side of the peninsula at one great Atlantic beaches, less than a mile away. For the history buff, there are Civil War ruins to explore. If you are into nature, check out the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher, a couple of miles away. This 30,000 square foot facility houses marine life from the local area including stingrays and sharks. For more information call (910) 458 - 6549 for a brochure.

Fort Gordon Recreation Area
Georgia

Located on Lake Thurmond in Appling Georgia.

Fort Tuthill Recreation Center
Arizona

Located 4 miles south of Flagstaff Arizona, just a short drive to the Grand Canyon.

Fourth Cliff
Massachusetts

Fishing, beachcombing, sunbathing and touring are among some of Fourth Cliff's attractions. Nearby is historic Plymouth, Martha's Vineyard or Cape Cod for those interested in local attractions. Boston is only a short distance by car or ferry.

Lake Martin Recreation Area
Alabama

The Maxwell-Gunter Recreation Area is excellent for any outdoor recreation from fishing to hiking. Lake Martin is one of the premier locations for fishing, also the most scenic in the state. The recreation area includes spots for day picnicking with grills, rough camping, 79 RV sites with water and electrical hook-ups, sewage dump station, 14 mobile home rentals, boat rentals, boat storage, boat lunch, marina, fishing pier, laundry, playground, showers, beach, nature trail and swimming area.

Lake of the Ozarks Recreation Area
Missouri

LORA is located 50 miles Northwest of Fort Leonard Wood Missouri on the Grand Glaize Arm of the Lake of the Ozarks. When at LORA, you are only a short drive away from lake towns, like Osage Beach and Lake Ozark. These towns offer a wide variety of activities for all ages, such as, amusement and water parks, restaurants, golf courses, shopping centers and night clubs. Cabins, Trailers & Duplexes: These accommodations come furnished with linens, appliances and televisions.

Lake Pippin Recreation Area
Florida

Located on the Choctawhatchee Bay on the northern coast of the Gulf of Mexico. Lovely wooded sites with a view of the bay that is breathtaking. The recreation area is within driving distance of Pensacola, Panama City, Fort Walton Beach, Destin and approximately 12 miles from Eglin AFB, Fla. Lake Pippin has much to offer its customers, from boating and swimming to shopping the surrounding cities. The rec area itself has a beach, picnic areas with grills, boat rentals, boat launch, mobile home rentals 43 RV sites - 39 with full hookup, sewage dump station, tent spaces, laundry, restrooms, two playgrounds and 3/4-mile nature trail.

Marines' Memorial Club & Hotel
San Francisco, California

Located just one block from Union Square featuring world class dining, shopping and theater. Enjoy a "home away from home" experience at the club, take in a show, stay fit in our fitness center with lap swimming pool, relax and dine in our Skyroom Restaurant. The Marines' Memorial Club and Hotel offers exceptional lodging, gourmet restaurant, health club and pool, theater and elegant meeting and banquet facilities. Established in 1946 as a Living Memorial to the Marines who lost their lives in the Pacific during World War II, the non-profit Marines' Memorial Association offers Membership to former and retired members of all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces. The building's history dates back to 1926 and the décor still retains the character and elegance of old San Francisco.

Navy MWR Cabins and Cottages

Complete listing of Navy cabins and cottages around the world.

Round Pond Recreation Area
New York

The Round Pond Recreation area is located in a rocky, woody area, just three miles from the United States Military Academy in New York. Round Pond is a clear mountaintop lake surrounded by a beach, playgrounds, picnic areas, cabins and campsites.

Soldiers', Sailors' Marines & Airmens' Club
New York

If visiting New York City check out the Soldiers', Sailors', Marines & Airmens' Club located at 283 Lexington Ave. & 37th St. This mid-town Manhattan facility is close to the theater district, Empire State Bldg., United Nations, and Fifth Ave. The Club provides convenient, affordable accommodations to Active Duty, Retired, Reserve/National Guard and honorably discharged veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces and its Allies. Also welcome are Service Academy & ROTC Cadets/Midshipmen, Merchant Seamen, Widows & Widowers, Dependants and Sponsored Guests of eligible individuals. The SSMAC rents beds, not rooms.

Seward Resort
Alaska

The Seward Resort is located 130 miles south of Anchorage Alaska, on the beautiful Kenai Peninsula adjacent to Resurrection Bay, just inside the city limits of Seward, Alaska. Enroute, you'll travel the nationally renowned Seward Highway, famous for its scenic beauty along Turnagain Arm. Watch for moose, dall sheep, beluga whales, bald eagles, black bear and the many glaciers tucked in and around the Chugach Mountains.

Uchee Creek Recreation Area
Georgia

Fort Benning's Uchee Creek Army Campground and Marina offers the amenities expected from today's RV traveler. It is located on the banks of the Chattahoochee River in a secure and attractive environment. Each RV site is specifically designed for the recreational vehicles on the road today. It is open year round and a manager is onsite at all times. Uchee Creek also has 32 log cabins secluded under the shade of the Alabama pines. The cabins come in three sizes and are furnished with cooking and dining utensils, stove, refrigerator, heat and air conditioning, shower and lavatory facilities.

Wateree Recreation Area
South Carolina

Located 37 miles north of Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina.

Weston Lake Recreation Area
South Carolina

Accommodations at Weston Lake, Fort Jackson South Carolina, include camp grounds, recreational vehicle facilities and cabins, all fully equipped for an enjoyable get away without any hassles. Both the hiking and the biking trails accommodate all fitness levels so your workout can be as leisurely or as challenging as you choose.

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