For a full list of recreational opportunities at Carlisle Barracks, visit www.carlislemwr.com.
Come visit the Splash Zone swimming pool at 313 Lovell Ave. for cool summertime fun. The pool features a large slide, separate baby pool and splash pad. A sand volleyball court is available on a first-come, first-served basis during pool hours of operation. Volleyballs are available at the snack bar or you may bring your own. For more information, call 717-245-3560 or visit www.carlislemwr.com/recreation-fitness/aquatics.
The Barracks Crossing Automotive Center offers do-it-yourself and full-service car repair services. The center has trained, certified technicians that can assist you with your car repairs, the lowest prices in the state, and is conveniently located on post with easy drop-off and pickup service. For more information, call 717-245-3156 or visit www.carlislemwr.com/recreation-fitness/barracks-crossing/barracks-crossing-auto-center.
Strike Zone Bowling Center, at 686 Letort Lane, offers six synthetic lanes, automatic scoring, bumper bowling, a pro shop and Strike Zone Pizza. For more information, call 717-245-4109 or visit www.carlislemwr.com/recreation-fitness/bowling.
Fitness Centers and Intramural Sports
The post has three fitness centers. Jim Thorpe Fitness Center, at 23 Lovell Ave., features cardio and weight training equipment, group exercise classes, an indoor track, an activity room, saunas and more. Indian Field Fitness Center, at 119 Forbes Ave., features cardio equipment, a free weight area, selectorized strength equipment and a women-only area from 9 to 11 a.m. daily. Root Hall Gymnasium, at 120 Forbes Ave., is home of the sports and intramurals office. The gym has a full-size basketball and volleyball court, a regulation-size racquetball and handball court, and saunas. Seminar basketball and volleyball programs are also conducted there. For more information, visit www.carlislemwr.com/recreation-fitness/sports-fitness.
The Carlisle Barracks Golf Course, at 901 Jim Thorpe Road, is one of the finest in Cumberland Valley. The par-72 course is fully irrigated, with a normal golfing season from April to November. It also features a recently constructed practice facility with a driving range, a practice putting green and a green with a bunker. For more information, call 717-243-3262 or visit www.carlislemwr.com/recreation-fitness/golf.
Leisure Travel Services
Leisure Travel Services, at 842 Sumner Road, offers tension-free traveling at affordable prices. Get discount tickets for area and national attractions and assistance with planning your next vacation. For more information, call 717-245-4048/3309 or visit www.carlislemwr.com/travel-lodging/leisure-travel-services.
Discover your adventurous side with Army Outdoor Recreation programs. Learn new skills, enjoy guided tours or get the gear you need to explore the great outdoors on your own. Rental equipment includes tables, tents, barbecue grills, bounce houses and more. Outdoor Recreation is at 860 Sumner Road. For more information, call 717-245-4616 or visit www.carlislemwr.com/recreation-fitness/outdoor-recreation.