Pensacola's near perfect climate makes outdoor activities enjoyable year round. A variety of recreational activities exist for outdoor enthusiasts throughtout the year. For a complete listing of Recreational Activities in the local area stop by the Naval Air Station Pensacola Family Service Center, Relocation Office or MWR Office. NAS Pensacola prides itself on having one of the most complete Morale, Welfare, and Recreation departments in the Navy and the recreation opportunities for active duty military, retirees, DoD employees that work at NASP and their family members are limitless. Everyone is encouraged to be part of the fun and adventure by participating in organized sporting events, aquatics, entertainment, outdoor recreation, crafts, and other programs.
DoD Employees that work at NAS Pensacola and their dependents are eligible to use:
AC Read Golf Course and Tennis Center
Child Development Center
Lighthouse Point Restaurant and CPO Club
Officer's Club (GS-07 and above) (Temporarily closed for repairs)
Bayou Grande Family Picnic Center
Bayou Grande Sailing Marina
Recreation Gear/Equipment Rental
Sherman Cove Marina
Youth Activities Center
Cyberink Amusement Center
Auto Hobby Shop (NAS Pensacola locations closed for repairs)
Oak Grove RV Park & Cottages
Library (Temporarily closed for repairs)
Portside Club & Entertainment Complex (The Food Court is closed pending renovations and repairs)
Gym and Fitness Centers (NAS Pensacola Gym temporarily closed)
Pools (MWR & NEX)
Call the various recreational activities for specific information and hours of operation.
You are moving to an area where the sugar-white sands and brilliant green waters are beautiful, and the majority of the people are friendly. This is a vacation paradise and some people get to visit only once a year. You are going to love living around such beauty. At any time, you can head to the beach, river, lakes, campgrounds,or hiking trails and have your own happening.
Contact MWR, or Fleet and Family Support Center, Relocation Assistance Office, to learn of current special events.