COMREC: Great Navy Camp Out Discover Your Adventure

Great Navy Camp Out Discover Your Adventure
Saturday & Sunday, Sept. 23 - 24
Field behind Outdoor Rec. (Bldg. S-797 |5671 Intrepid)

Come camp with MWR Community Recreation! This is open to all authorized personnel with base access and their guests. This is not open to the general public. Discover your adventure and connect with nature & wildlife on Saturday & Sunday, Sept. 23 - 24. You could participate in a leisure skills class, learn valuable camping tips and tricks and even enjoy a dinner cookout & movie under the stars.  Activities include cornhole, bean bag toss, crafts and more. All activities are FREE!  Advance registration is required.

You can reserve your camping site online at Limited camping sites are available and reservations are required.

Camping tents can also be reserved by when you register online to participate. Other items available on-site for check out on a first-come, first-serve basis include: chairs, 1Thermacell lantern. Campers are also welcome to bring their own equipment as well.

Tent, Sleeping Bag, Sleeping Pad, Camping Chairs, Pillow, Flashlight, Snacks, Games, Bug Spray & Hand Sanitizer.

12 - 2 pm: Check In & Camp Site Setup
2 - 5 pm: Nature scavenger hunt, Group games, (Frisbee tic tac toe, water relay race, human ring toss)
5 - 6 pm: Art time: Leaf art 3 ways
6 - 7 pm: Complimentary Camp Out dinner includes grilled hot dog, chips, drink.
7 - 8 pm: DIY Dessert campfire pies
8 - 10 pm: Outdoor Movie with Popcorn (Title to be announced)
10 pm: Quiet Time

7 - 9 am: Coffee, fruit and juice
9-10am: Break down camp and pack up

Whether you attend or not... all are encouraged to follow NavyMWRmidsouth on Facebook to join in the fun by watching camping activity videos posted and/or by sharing pictures of you and your family enjoying your Great Navy campout goodies with us!

For more information visit, call (901) 874-5163 or stop by the Outdoor Recreation Center (5671 Intrepid Drive | Bldg. S-797.)

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Pledge to Camp 
This year, a new component has been added to the Great Navy Campout with the Pledge to Camp initiative. The Navy MWR Community Recreation and Liberty programs are encouraging participants to get out and enjoy the great outdoors, whether it’s their first or hundredth time, in a backyard or a national park! Explore and share your adventures each month from Memorial Day weekend through October for your chance to win a $500 gift card! Two winners will be randomly selected each month: one E1-E5 winner and one winner selected from E6 and above military personnel and other eligible MWR patrons. At the end of the event in October, two grand prize winners will be randomly selected for a $2,500 gift card! There will be one E1-E5 grand prize winner and one grand prize winner selected from E6 and above military personnel and other eligible MWR patrons All you have to do is Pledge to Camp. 

Click here to register! (Registration opens Memorial Day weekend.) Plan your campout today!