OUTDOOR RECREATION

Bldg 345, (321) 494-2042

Leisure, Travel & Recreation

Hours: Thu - Sun, 10 am - 6 pm.

Single Airmen - we'd like to hear from you! Stop by and let us know what kind of programming and equipment you would like to see here at Outdoor Rec. 494-2042.

TO RENT or OPERATE ODR MOTORIZED WATERCRAFT

MANATEE COVE FAMILY CAMPGROUND   •   THE BEACH HOUSE   •   PICNIC AREAS  •   BEACH COTTAGE RENTAL  •  ODR PRICE GUIDE

Manatee Cove Family Campers, please note: We suggest taking your used propane tanks back to a propane tank dealer for proper disposal. Call 321-494-4787.

WINTER SEASON RENTAL PACKAGE DEALS

  • FAMILY BIKE PACKAGE
    4-hours: $17.20, 1-Day: $29. Includes two adult bikes and up to four children's bikes and helmets. Bike rack or buggy 50% off.
  • COLLEGE BOWL & NFL SUPER BOWL GAME SPECIALS
    (Effective: Jan 5 - 7 & Feb 2 - 4) One or three-day rental!
    • 50% off party games
    • 25% off bounce houses. Limit one per person.
    • 25% off adult and kiddie strikers. Limit one per person.
    • COOLERS - ROGO!
      Rent one and get one free!
  • Rentals must be returned not later than Mon, Jan 8 and Mon, Feb 5 respectively between the hours of 8 am and 4 pm or be subject to late fees at the normal daily fee.

Take advantage of these great FREE ODR activities!

FAMILY FISHING DAY!

Sun, Jan 7th, Feb 11th, & Mar 11th, 10 am - 1 pm. Join our home-grown fishing expert to learn the fundamentals of inland fishing, and local fish species. Bait & equipment provided or you can bring your own. For the safety of the participants, children must be at least five years of age to participate.

DISCOVER ARCHERY

Wednesdays, Jan 3rd, 17th, Feb 7th, 21st & Mar 7th & 21st, 4 - 6 pm. This FREE introductory course is geared towards youth/teens aged 10 - 17 and is held at the softball field in Pelican Coast housing area (off-base). Learn archery fundamentals (equipment use and developing various techniques for successfully hitting the target) by a certified ODR archery instructor. We recommend participation in all scheduled classes to allow for skill progression. Registration is required; must be 10 to 17 years old.

BATTLEBALL CHALLENGE

Thu, Jan 4th, Feb 1st & Mar 1st, 3 - 5 pm @ the WarFit Field. FREE! Change up the PT grind this alternative to traditional PT or field sports. See you on the battlefield! Participation requirement: Unit PTLs must participate in a one-time safety briefing and equipment orientation prior to registering a team and must be present for the activity. Limited spots available! Register now!

THOUSAND ISLAND KAYAK & STAND UP PADDLEBOARD DAY

Sat, Jan 27th, 9 am - 12 pm. FREE! Meet at Ramp Road Park & explore 338-acres of the most extensive network of mangrove tunnels in Florida with an Outdoor Recreation expert guide. Must be able to swim, children under 18 years old must have parent present.

REC ON PROGRAM, TREETOP TREK AT BREVARD ZOO

Sat, Feb 17th, 9 am - 1 pm. FREE for program participants! Self-guided, self-paced tour! Intermediate Challenge Reloaded course includes Canopy Walk, a 600-foot zip across the wetlands and adds another 9 elements and 9 zip lines, high-wire bicycle and rock wall to total 35 elements and 14 zip lines! The Rec*On program’s target participants are active duty personnel from all branches of Service and their family members. Others may participate on a space available basis and are not eligible for the program discount. If you would like to explore before you register, visit https://www.treetoptrek.com/

KAYAK AND SUP DEMO DAY

Fri, Jan 12, Fri, Feb 16th & Mar 16th, 4 - 6 pm. FREE! Try out your favorite equipment & discover our great facility while learning fundamentals of safely participating in these activities! We will even give you tips on great local-area places to go. Participation requirement: must be able to swim, children under 16 years of age must have a parent or legal guardian present.

SINGLE AIRMEN PROGRAM INITIATIVE - ON THE EDGE ROCK CLIMBING

Sat, Feb 24th, 10 am – 3 pm. Free for program target participants. Join your fellow adventure-enthusiasts at On the Edge Rock Climbing Gym. Challenge your skills and test the limit of your endurance with your fellow airmen. Explore before you register visit https://ontheedgerockclimbing.com

OUTDOOR MOVIE NIGHT @ THE BEACH HOUSE

Fri, Mar 2nd, 6:30 - 9 pm. Come out and have a fun filled evening with the entire family. The Beach House is the perfect location for an outdoor movie. Complementary popcorn and beverages. Children under 15 years old must be accompanied by a parent or a guardian.

DEPLOYED AFFECTED SPOUSE PROGRAM, WEKIWA SPRINGS STATE PARK TRIP

Sat, Mar 10th, 9 am - 5 pm. FREE for program participants! Thirteen miles of trails provide opportunities for hiking, bicycling, and horseback riding. Swim in crystal clear Wekiwa Springs where the water is a refreshing 72 degrees year-round. The DAS program’s target participants are family members of active duty personnel from all branches of Service. Others may participate on a space available basis and are not eligible for the program discount. If you would like to explore before you register, visit https://www.floridastateparks.org/park /WekiwaSprings

SINGLE AIRMEN PROGRAM INITIATIVE @ ORLANDO WATERSPORTS COMPLEX, WAKEBOARD LESSONS

Sat, Mar 17th, 9 am - 4 pm. FREE for program participants! Includes a 15-minute one-on-one orientation session; then continue riding for up to four hours on two cable ways. All equipment provided, includes wakeboards, kneeboards, wake skates, skis, helmets, and vests. The SAPI program’s target participants are active duty personnel from all branches of Service. Others may participate on a space available basis and are not eligible for the program discount. Explore before you register, visit www.aktionparks.com/orlando-watersports-complex.

REC ON PROGRAM AIRBOAT RIDE & LONE CABBAGE FISH CAMP

Sat, Mar 31st; Call 321-494-2042 to reserve a time. FREE for program target participants. 30-minute ride thru grassy marsh of the scenic Saint Johns River/Lake Poinsett at speeds up to 45 mph. The program’s target participants are active duty personnel from all branches of Service and their family members. Others may participate on a space available basis and are not eligible for the program discount. If you would like to explore before you register, visit http://twisterairboatrides.com.

NATURE DAY SERIES - FREE monthly tours of Brevard County's beautiful parks and nature sanctuaries.

  • BARRIER ISLAND SANCTUARY & EDUCATION CENTER Sat, Jan 13, 9 - 1 pm
    A 34-acre sanctuary Hands-on educational experience. Interactive exhibits & nature films. A 1-mile long “dune-to-lagoon” nature trail An accessible ocean view boardwalk Participants meet an ODR guide at the center located at 8385 S. Hwy A1A in the heart of the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge in South Melbourne Beach at 8:45 am. Dress for the weather. Bring bottled water & light snacks. We highly recommend close-toed shoes. https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/florida/maritime-hammock-sanctuary.
  • FOX LAKE SANCTUARY: Sat, Feb 10, 9 am - 1 pm
    2,500 acre sanctuary and education center. 7 miles of marked, interconnecting trails. Wet prairie, mesic flatwoods & oak-saw palmetto scrub. Dress for the weather. Bring bottled water & light snacks. We highly recommend close-toed shoes. http://floridahikes.com/fox-lake-sanctuary, 4400 Fox Lake Rd, Titusville, FL

NAUI On-base SCUBA CLASSES

New classes coming soon.

DID YOU KNOW?

ODR has complimentary 24-hour lawn equipment available for Active Duty and Active Duty Reservists who reside on PAFB. Must show ID.

ODR offers on-site complimentary use of Mobi chairs at the riverfront rental facility and the oceanfront Beach House facility. Please call ahead to reserve this equipment. (Must provide proof of disability).

BIKE BREVARD INCENTIVE PROGRAM

Discover Brevard's Trails
Rent a bike thru us or use your own, but be sure to use your log to record the trails explored and photos taken at select destination spots to earn your rewards!
  • Complete 1 trail: Classic CoolFiber 6" x 21" towel
  • Complete 3 trails: 22 oz Cool Gear Chiller Stick sport bottle
  • Complete 5 trails: SportTek 100% poly wicking tee shirt
  • Complete 8 trails: Half-day boat rental or one-day equipment rental not to exceed $100 in value

Single Airman & RecOn PROGRAM

SINGLE AIRMAN PROGRAM: Defined as an Air Force Active Duty or Air Reserve Component Officer or enlisted member without a spouse, ages 18 - 25, have priority for these trips. Note: Fees apply/vary for participation depending on activity/trip. Call 494-2042 to register.