Building 1707, Gillespie Street
Open Monday 8am-5pm, Tuesday-Thursday 9am-5pm, Friday 8am-6pm,
and Saturday 8am-1pm. Closed Sundays and holidays.
Contact the Outdoor Recreation manager
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Fort Benning Outdoor Recreation programs provide Soldiers and their families opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors through an array of activities, including paintball, camping, backpacking, fishing, hunting and more. Our goal is to help Soldiers and family members acquire skills and develop interests that will last a lifetime. Events are posted on Facebook and on the web calendar. There you will find additional information, including locations, times and contact details. For more information, call 706-545-7978 or inquire by e-mail.
Join Outdoor Recreation and BOSS for a weekend adventure on the slopes Jan 10-12 in Gatlinburg, TN. Buses will depart from Fort Benning at 6am on Friday and returning on Sunday evening.
The cost for Snowboarding is $225 and skiing is $205; Single or Unaccompanied Soldiers are eligible for a $25 discount from BOSS. Payment is due at time of registration.
Price includes roundtrip transportation, 2-night double occupancy accommodations, and a ski or snowboarding package (equipment rental, a beginner lesson, Friday lift ticket, Saturday lift ticket and two roundtrip tram rides). Food/beverage not included.
Space is limited and registration required. Participants must register by 30 Dec.
For more information or to register, call Outdoor Recreation at 706-545-7978.
Just Hunt it!
Outdoor Recreation and the Fort Benning Conservation Branch will host a Hog Hunting Seminar on Jan 15 at 5:30pm. This free event will be in Room E101 at McGinnis-Wickham Hall. Participants will learn how to hunt, where to hunt, and when to hunt! Open to all MWR Patrons (ID Card Holders).
No registration necessary. For more information, call the Conservation Branch at 706-544-7516
Outdoor Rec Activities & Events
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Click on the event listing below for more information
The Outdoor Recreation Equipment Resource Center rents boats, campers, moving trucks, generators, mowers, super cookers, much more!
View the Equipment Resource Center price list
Boat Rental Notice
In order to rent a boat from Outdoor Recreation, you must present a boater safety card. Certify in our office by watching a video, or take an online boater safety course here. Be sure to bring the certificate with you at the time of rental.
Privately Owned Vehicle Resale Lot
The POV resale lot, commonly called the Lemon Lot, is located on Gaudette Street, behind the Auto Skills Center. It is used for the resale of vehicles, boats, trailers, recreational vehicles, and motorcycles. Customers must present a valid government ID card, proof of current registration and insurance at the time of parking space rental.
Registration is $11.00 for 30 days, per vehicle. All vehicles must be removed by the 30th day. Customers wishing to reregister their vehicle after the expiration date, must wait seven days before returning their car to the lot.
Outdoor Recreation offers storage units as well as privately owned vehicle parking spaces to customers. The lots are gated and controlled access is granted 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Call 706-545-7978 for pricing.