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    We are open to rent out equipment such as kayaks, boats, fishing poles, and more!

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    Enjoy the serene views of the Biloxi Back Bay from one of our kayaks!

Outdoor Rec
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Outdoor Recreation

Outdoor Pool

The pool is closed until further notice for repairs.

Outdoor Rec
Welcome to

Outdoor Recreation

Our Mission

To introduce people to the benefits of Outdoor Recreation and healthy lifestyle activities by teaching meaningful skills and behaviors through top quality and innovative programming. We also strive to provide equipment, instruction, facilities, and recreation areas to the Keesler Air Force Base community.

  General Info

Outdoor Recreation at Keesler Air Force Base is charged with providing quality outdoor recreational opportunities at affordable prices for the military population and their families. In addition to providing programming, Outdoor Recreation serves as a headquarters for equipment rentals that range from kayaks, paddleboards, and motorized boats to tables, chairs, and camping equipment. Located on the Biloxi Back Bay, our proximity to the water allows us to enable a myriad of services through our beautiful marina pier area.

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  • Marina Park
  • Recreational Equipment Rental
  • Equipment Loan*
  • Outdoor Adventure Program
  • Recharge for Resiliency Program
  • Fishing Pier
  • Facility Rentals
  • RV Storage
  • Marina Piers
  • Marina Resale
  • Nature Explore Accessible Park
  • Boat Launch & Fish Cleaning Station
  • Splash Pad (closed for the season)
  • Family Picnic Area
  • Playground
  • FamCamp
  • Disc Golf Course
  • Triangle Pool
  • Information, Tickets & Travel

Equipment Rentals Offered:

  • Canoes, Kayaks
  • Paddleboards
  • Bicycles
  • Barbecue Grills
  • Tug of War Rope, Softball Kit, Cornhole Sets, etc.
  • Camping Equipment
  • Canopies
  • So much more!

Price List

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  Programs & Services

Trips & Programs

  • Horseback Riding
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Kayaking/Canoeing/Paddleboarding
  • Rock Climbing
  • Boater Safety Classes
  • CPR/First Aid
  • Crabbing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking

Can't make a trip?

Book a private group for any of the above programs. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to get started!

Park Pavilion Rentals

Need a great place to host a party, family reunion or special occasion? We've got just the place. Located in our beautiful Marina Park overlooking Biloxi's beautiful Back Bay, our pavilions are convenient to playground equipment, fishing, boating, splash pad and more.

Open Air Pavilion: Scenic view, grill, and picnic tables - everything you need! Free to use! First come, first serve use.

Indoor Pavilion (Bldg. 6734)
Scenic view, kitchen, tables and chairs, indoor bathrooms. $60 flat rate fee. Advanced reservations required.

RV/Auto/Trailer/Boats/Motorcycle Dry Storage
Monthly fees are $40 for items 24-feet or less and $50 for items 25 feet or larger. Registration and proof of insurance documents required.

Wet Slips (Starting January 2023)
$5/foot | Includes water & power

Marina Fuel Pier

Hours of operation: Wednesday - Monday 10 am - 6pm, closed Tuesday

Method of payment: All major credit cards (except Discover and Military Star
card) and cash.

Key considerations: All business with the general public must be made at the dock. Only customers who have base access (DoD cardholders and sponsored guests) can step foot onto Keesler AFB. Any customer without base access must stay on the vessel. Customers must pump their own fuel.

  Schedule & Events

To see a listing of our current schedule and events, please visit the FSS Calendar:


Unit Free Use Request
Click the button below for an example form on how to write a free use form for Outdoor Recreation equipment.

ODR Free Use Letter

Get In Touch:


625 Marina Dr, Bldg. 6726
Keesler AFB, MS 39534


Triangle Pool

Thurs: Noon - 5pm
Fri: Noon - 6pm
Sat: 10am - 4pm
Sun - Wed: Closed

Closures & Restrictions

Outdoor Recreation Shop

Open Mon & Wed-Sun
10 am - 6 pm

Closed Tuesdays

Closures & Restrictions

Outdoor Recreation Shop

(228) 377-3160
DSN 597-3160

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Mon - Sat: 9 am to 4 pm

Closures & Restrictions


(228) 377-9050
DSN 377-9050

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We have everything you need to fish off our Back Bay Pier.

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