Outdoor Recreation / Equipment Rental
Bldg 244 • (580) 213-7348
Hours: 8:45 a.m. – 4:45 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; No boat or camper hookups after 4 p.m.
Equipment Rental is designed to provide recreational equipment for the enjoyment of Vance Air Force Base personnel and their families. From camping supplies, boats and campers to household items, sports gear and gardening tools, these items can be rented from Equipment Rental. See what you can rent at what cost: Equipment Rental Rates
Airmen who are getting ready to deploy can store their personal vehicle (car/truck/SUV) for FREE in the Deployed Airman’s Vehicle Shelter. Print out this form, following the instructions and take it to the Equipment Rental office.
Vance’s shaded park area has two picnic pavilions for use year round. One is enclosed while the larger pavilion is covered with open sides. There are cooking grills at each pavilion, electrical capabilities and restroom facilities. Ten concrete areas with picnic tables and barbecue grills are available for use. To reserve the base park pavilions, please contact Equipment Rental in Building 244, at (580) 213-7348. Also available are a softball field, sand volleyball court, basketball court, tennis courts, two horseshoe pits, a frisbee golf course and a children’s playground area with several types of playground equipment available.
Vance’s golf driving range, near the main entrance to the base on Fox Drive between the Main Gate and Industrial Gate, is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, except for Thursday mornings during growing season. There are lights and a covered patio. Machines offer 50 balls for $1 or 25 balls for 50 cents. A putting green and two target greens for recreational use are also available.
The Vance Rod and Gun Club is organized to provide hunting and fishing opportunities to personnel living in the Enid area. The Club provides hunter education courses and a federal firearms license to purchase weapons. Membership is limited to active duty and retired military, DOD employees, family members and guests. Club meetings are held the first Tuesday of every month, at 5:30 p.m. in the Enlisted Lounge. For more information, call (580) 213-7170 or (580) 213-7499. To join the club, please attend the next scheduled meeting.