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Automotive Skills Center

The Automotive Skills Center, on Sultan Drive in Building 1431, has all the classes, tools and equipment you need to do minor repairs on your own car. The shop also has an authorized GSA fleet maintainer and full-service auto center for those less mechanically inclined. Services include brake replacements, oil changes, tire mounting and balancing, vehicle inspections and more. The center has a car wash outside as well. Call 301-619-2759 or visit for more information.

Bowling Center

The bowling center, on Sultan Drive in Building 915, is open for league play and special events only. For more information, call 301-619-3266 or visit

Driving Range

The driving range is at Nallin Farm Pond Road, Building 1651. Driving range tokens may be purchased at Leisure Travel Services or at the Automotive Skill Center. Call 301-619-2498 or visit for more information.

Equipment Rentals

Recreational Rental, on Sultan Drive in Building 1431, has an extensive list of equipment available for a variety of activities and needs. Equipment includes campers, canoes, dunk tanks, grills, kayaks, lawn and garden tools, moon bounces, tables and chairs, tents and more. Call 301-619-2266 or visit for more information.

Fitness Centers

The Capt. Jennifer J. Shafer Odom Fitness Center, on Porter Street in Building 1507, features an aerobic room, a basketball court, a cardiovascular room, exercise classes, a Nautilus room, racquetball courts, saunas, tennis courts, a weight room and more. The center’s website also provides maps of 1.5- and 3-mile running trails and information on intramural sports. For more information, call 301-619-2498 or go to

The Forest Glen Annex Fitness Center, on Stephen Sitter Avenue in Building 154, features a cardiovascular room, a Nautilus room and more. Call 301-319-5449 or visit


Fort Detrick has indoor and outdoor pools. The indoor pool, which is free for eligible patrons, is on Porter Street in Building 1507. The outdoor pool is on Chandler Street, Building 839. For information on outdoor pool fees and hours of operation for each pool, visit

Recreation Areas

Forest Glen Recreation Area, on Steven Sitter Road, is open to the Fort Detrick and Forest Glen community and their families for private parties, group picnics and special events. The area has three pavilions (reservations are available), a children’s playground, a basketball court, two softball fields and outdoor equipment rental. Call 301-619-2839 or visit

Nallin Farm Recreational Area, on Nallin Farm Pond Road, is open to service members and the Fort Detrick community for private parties, group picnics and special events. The area has three pavilions (reservations are available), a grill pavilion, horseshoe pits, a stocked trout pond, an ADA-accessible playground, a softball field, a driving range and bathrooms. Call 301-619-2839 or visit

Travel Services

Leisure Travel Services, at 1520 Freedman Drive, is a one-stop shop for all of your leisure travel needs. Get discount tickets for nearby attractions, including movie theaters, Six Flags America and the Baltimore Aquarium. Discounts for cruises, hotels, sporting events and out-of-state attractions like Disney World are available as well. Call 301-619-2892/2839 or visit for more information.


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