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Maxwell Gunter Air Force Base

Montgomery, Alabama

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Recreational Facilities

Maxwell AFB and Gunter Annex have a variety of exciting leisure activities available to active duty military members and their family members, DoD civilians and retirees.  

The 42d Services Division offers numerous programs to meet every need:  entertainment, recreation, childcare, youth activities, sports activities, tickets and tours, equipment rental, and library services.  The Maxwell Ticket and Tours office has special discount prices available for many area southeast attractions.  Check community activities topic for numerous scenic and historical sites to visit in our community.

The youth centers offer exciting year round activities for all ages. The base chapel also has many activities for members and families.

At Contacts/Links, you will find a complete listing of all the installation activities available to you and your family. To find out about the numerous activities in the Montgomery area and surrounding communities, visit the Community Activities topic.

*Lake Martin Recreational Area

Phone: (334) 953-1110, DSN (312) 493-1110

The Recreational Area is located on the Lake Martin Reservoir and is 1 hour from Montgomery. Lake Martin is an excellent for any outdoor recreational activity from fishing to hiking, is a premier spot for fishing and the most scenic in the state. There locations available for picnicking that include grills, camping spots, RV sites with water, electrical sewer, mobile home rentals and more. Make sure to reserve your vacation or time away (active duty 6 months in advance and all else 4 months in advance). To make reservations, please visit Outdoor Rec at bldg 851 Mon-Fri 10-4:30 or by calling (334) 953-3509 opt 1.  There will be a $5 cancellation fee if cancelled within 7 days of check in and 1 night stay fee for cancellations within 48 hours.  Please call for any other questions.


*Maxwell FamCamp

Phone: (334) 953-5161

Bldg 1161 March Street

The FamCamp provides campsites for long and short term use while overlooking the base lakes. The FamCamp is open year round and allows the rental of a variety of water equipment for on or off base use.

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