Offering trips to various parks in the Big Country
Section 4 -A
Section 6 A: Products / Services
Outdoor Recreation (ODR) has almost anything available for rent. This includes boats, campers, air castles, BBQ grills, dunking booths, camping equipment, and gardening tools. We also offer base picnic grounds reservations, lawn mower repair, batting cages, Texas vehicle inspections and much more! Outdoor Recreation also has the only year-round paintball field in the Abilene area! ODR has trips for adventure, shopping and sightseeing.
Adventure Follows Planning...
Outdoor Recreation offers a wide range of facilities, services, programs including a large equipment rental center offering everything from RV's, boats, equipment and gear of all kinds including power tools and much more.
And it's all available, for a small service charge, to all active duty military, retired military, reservists, civilian employees, and family members 18 years of age or older with a DoD card and access to Dyess AFB.
Stop by anytime - its a thrill to see so much FUN stuff under one roof.
your RV, muscle car, trailer, etc... Store it at the ODR Storage Lot.
Check out the Outdoor Recreation Brochure!
Access the brochure at any time by downloading the Issuu app to your phone! Available on iOS & Android.
Campers and camping equipment, picnic gear, sporting equipment, outdoor games, bicycles and other recreational supplies are available for rent. ODR is all about getting out and enjoying nature.
Lawn mowers, RV's, boats, tents, camping equipment and much more.
For a complete listing and prices, please see our current pricelist, available the Outdoor Rec Download Library.
Whether you're a thrill-seeker or want a relaxing trail walk, Outdoor Recreation has you covered. We offer events all year round with discounted prices you won't find anywhere else. Travel with us as we Kayak, Indoor Skydive, Zipline, and more! We'll do all the planning for you, so all you have to do is show up.
Located in a grove of mesquite trees, nestled on the quietest place on the base, there are 24 RV sites. Each site has hookups with 20/30/50 amps of power, water and sewage hook-ups. Amenities include on-site laundry, climate-controlled restrooms, and shower facilities.
Indoor & Outdoor
The Indoor Pool is located inside the Fitness Center. Where you can enjoy a lap swim, water aerobics, and group swim lessons. The Family Pool is located near the Hangar Center. This outdoor pool offers open swim, water slide, a kiddy pool and is available for pool parties. The Family Outdoor pool is open seasonally, May to August. All of our instructors and life guards are Red Cross certified. In the pool, life is cool!
Active Duty and Reservists are eligible for discounted program prices through the three programs offered through the Recharge for Resiliency (R4R) Program:
Single Airman Programs: Air Force Active Duty officer or enlisted member without a spouse or geographically single.
RecOn Programs: Air Force Active Duty and reserve component members and their spouses and dependents.
Deployed Affected Programs: Deployed-affected and dependent restricted assigned Air Force personnel and their family members. Eligible from time of orders to deploy up to 1 year following the return of service member.
Our large paintball field is loaded with old military vehicles, trailers, small buildings and all sized obstacles for all skill levels. We have a sheltered "safe area" with picnic tables for spectators. Great for dorm, group fun, Squadron Parties and Fundraisers!
Monday | Tuesday: 9:00am - 4:30pm
Thursday | Friday | Saturday: 9:00am - 4:30pm
Closed Wednesday | Sunday | US Holidays
Vehicle Resale Lot
Please understand that rental is for one (1) item per space. All items must be in good repair and movable with one day notice.
When your item is sold or you no longer need the parking space, call Outdoor Rec to cancel your reservation and stop payment.
LOCATION: Parking Lot on 3rd St., Dyess AFB, TX 79607
Self Service Car Wash
Outdoor Recreation is proud to offer "The Jet Wash" a coin operated self service car wash. Open 24/7 and located near the Base Exchange at address:
350 4th St., Dyess AFB, TX 79607
*Please no muddy vehicles
On Base Fishing
Dyess AFB fishing licenses are available at ODR.
Note: you must have a valid Texas Fishing license in your possession, coupled with a base fishing license to fish on Dyess AFB.
We rent almost everything!!
Outdoor Archery Range
The Inland Northwest is a spectacular place with lots and lots of outdoor activities. Don't just see the world, experience it up close and make it personal for yourself.
If you can’t find a friend to go with, don’t worry, many participants sign up by themselves just so that they can meet new and exciting people who enjoy what they do while they’re doing it.
Don’t know how to do it? Don’t worry about that either, our staff is highly trained and will ensure that you have an enjoyable time and learn what you need to know while doing it. All of our programs, unless otherwise specified, are suitable for the beginner.
Dyess AFB fishing licenses are available at ODR
Mon, Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Thu, Fri, Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Closed Wed, Sun & US Holidays