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Movies are shown Wednesday through Saturday at the Bulldog Box Office Theatre for service members, DOD employees and their guests. Free “retro” movies are shown on Sunday. The theater is inside the Base Training Center, Building 1330. For the movie schedule visit or call 760-725-9217.


The Skeet and Trap Range is in the 25 Area (Vado Del Rio). It features four ranges: two skeet ranges for either American or International Skeet and two trap ranges. One range is regularly used for five-stand sporting clays. Sixteen yards, doubles, wobble and handicap trap are shot regularly. Firearms can be checked out for use on the range. Ammunition may be purchased and instruction is available at no cost. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday. It is open for active duty and retired military, their families, authorized DOD personnel and authorized guests. Hearing and eye protection are required for all participants and can be provided. We accept checks or cash only as we are unable to process credit/debit cards. Watch for our intramural, league and Vado Del Rio Trap & Skeet Club events. For more information, call 760-725-4832 or visit


Two of California’s finest recreational beaches are at the northern and southern ends of Camp Pendleton’s coastline. Del Mar Beach Resort, at the southern end, and San Onofre Beach, at the northern end, offer a variety of activities.

Cabanas, picnic tables and barbecue grills are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Arrangements for private parties, unit events and special occasions may be made through the beach office. Also available is a snack bar, sundry store and equipment checkout (surf boards, body boards, beach chairs, children’s beach toys and volleyballs).

Villas, cottages and campsites with electrical hookups are available to rent at both beaches. Relax, enjoy and experience your perfect getaway. Cabanas, palapas and beach equipment are also available for rental. For reservations at Del Mar Beach Resort, call 760-725-2134. For San Onofre Beach Resort, call 760-763-SURF/SAND (7873/7263). For more information, visit


The Lake O’Neill peninsula is available for large group activities such as promotions, retirements and wedding receptions. This area has picnic cabanas, barbecue grills, a stage, electrical power and athletic facilities. Lake O’Neill also offers campgrounds, fishing, boat rentals, miniature golf, playgrounds, volleyball, softball and more. For more information, call 760-725-5611 or visit A recreation guide is available for download at


The Scuba Center offers a variety of classes and dive trips. Scuba classes are given at the 14 Area Pool. In addition to instruction, the Scuba Center offers sales, rentals and repairs of equipment. For more information, call 760-725-5910.


Leatherneck Lanes (Building 1339) offers 40 fully automatic lanes, a video game arcade and a multi-purpose room where classes and special events are held. The Grill offers a variety of daily specials, combo meals, sandwiches and platters. Catering is also available.

Leatherneck Lanes also offers a variety of bowling leagues including handicap, scratch and youth. All leagues are co-ed. Lockers are available for a fee and are renewable each year (key deposits are required).

Other amenities offered are birthday parties as well as bowling and unit function specials. Free Wi-Fi, an updated scoring system and Facebook game connection capability are part of the exciting updated features. For catering and events, call 760-725-5945. For more information, call 760-725-6109 or visit


Leatherneck Lanes

10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday

10 a.m. to midnight Friday and Saturday

The Grill

10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday

6 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday

6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday

10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday

Call in to-go orders at 760-725-6231. Breakfast served daily until 11 a.m.


Camp Pendleton’s Marine Memorial Golf Course offers a 6,865-yard, par-72, Southern California Golf Association championship golf course, as well as the Leatherneck Nine, 788-yard, par-3 course, all in the rolling hills of Windmill Canyon. Amenities include a driving range, short game practice area, locker rooms with showers, a fully stocked Pro Shop, and electric pull carts. The course is open seven days a week with the driving range and practice area open dawn to dusk to all active duty, retired and civilian golfers. Private golf lessons and group clinics are offered by PGA certified professionals. For tee times, pricing and more information, call 760-725-GOLF or visit

Mulligan’s Grill hosts a selection of breakfast and lunch items from 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily. Eagle’s Landing provides a full-service bar and banquet facility.

The Tern snack bar and beverage cart offers food and beverage items for our on-course golfers and operates on a seasonal schedule.


There are two Recreation Equipment Checkout facilities on base: Building 520170 in San Onofre (northern Camp Pendleton) and Building 17013 in San Luis Rey (southern Camp Pendleton). Recreation Equipment Checkout offers a wide variety of camping, outdoor recreation and equipment such as tables, chairs, trailers, boats, trolling motors, canoes, camping gear, horse trailers and inflatables. Long-term recreational vehicle and boat storage is available at both recreation checkout locations. For an equipment rental list and more information, call 760-725-5296 for Building 17013, 760-725-7519 for Building 520170 or visit


The Auto Skills Center in Building 13191 has a complete self-help auto repair facility with stalls and lifts provided at an hourly fee. Each work area is outfitted with a complete toolbox, and minor parts are available for most repairs. Auto Service Excellence-certified shop staff members can provide assistance on more complex repairs and adjustments. A computer diagnostic scanner is available to determine problems and offer possible solutions.

Facilities and equipment for tire mounting and computerized spin balancing, welding, steam cleaning, exhaust system fabrication, machine rotors and drums, and charging system testing is available. The center is open noon to 8 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, and closed Monday and Tuesday. For more information, call 760-725-5963 or visit

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