An official army family and MWR Site

Soldier Activity Center


The Roberto Loeza Soldier Activity Center, the first of its kind in the Army, is located on Central Fort Bliss. This facility serves Family and MWR patrons ages 18 and older.

This 25,000-square-foot facility features:

  • A 20-foot climbing and bouldering wall
  • A library/study center
  • A 4,000-square-foot outdoor pool with a patio deck
  • A multipurpose recreation room
  • Wi-Fi accessibility
  • Snack vending machines are available.
  • Game room featuring four Xbox & PS4s, 12 computer stations with Internet access, seven CAC card enabled computers, eight Alienware gaming computers Wi-Fi access, multiple televisions, fun lighting and music
  • Video games for in-room use (ID required).

The SAC is also the home of LTS, where travel inquiries, and the Unit Funds Program can be addressed.

The Fort Bliss Outdoor Recreation program, extends their services to Soldiers with equipment rentals and sign-ups for adventure trips.

The SAC is also home of the Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers (BOSS) program.

Pool (open for patrons 18+) (Closed for the season)

The outdoor pool at the Soldier Activity Center is a 4,000-square-foot swimming facility designed for recreational use. The pool is seasonal open from Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend.  All guests must be ages 18 and older.


Hours of operation are Monday through Sunday 12pm-7pm.

Outdoor Recreation Rentals

Rental services are available seven days a week from 10am-8pm.

Camping Equipment


Sleeping Bag $6
Sleeping Pad $1
2-3 Person Tent $8
4-6 Person Tent $10
Backpack $6
2-Burner Propane Stove $5
Cook Sets (big or small) $5
Personal Dish Set $4
Backpacking Stove $4

Climbing Equipment


Climbing Shoes (outside use) $4
Chalk Bag (outside use) $3
Bouldering Pads $10
Climb Wall no Equipment $4
Climb Wall w/ Equipment $6

Miscellaneous Specialty Equipment


Snow/Sand disc sleds $2
Water Jugs $3
Ice Chest (large) $5
High Performance Cooler $7
Lanterns $3



Mountain/Road Bike Rental Per Hour $2
Mountain/Road Bike With Guide 1/2 Day (3 person minimum) $35
Mountain/Road Bike With Guide Full Day $64
Mountain/Road Bike Rental Full Day $20
Mountain/Road Bike Rental Overnight $20
Mountain/Road Bike Rental 2 Days $40
Mountain/Road Bike Rental Weekly $100

Late Fees

Items Fee
Mountain/Road Bike (Late fee after 1 hour) $4
Mountain/Road Bike (Late fee after 2 hours) $6
Mountain/Road Bike (Late fee after 6 hours) $12
Mountain/Road Bike (Late fee after 24 hours) $20

Water and Snow

Kayak Set $30/day
Wild River Tubes $6/day
Snow Shoeing (Adult) $8/day
Snowshoeing (child) $6/day


Leisure Travel/Unit Funds

Visit the Leisure Travel Services for Unit Funds.

Climbing Wall

Climbing Wall


Active-duty Free


Harness/Shoes $1 each
Thursday, Saturday, Sunday 12-5pm $4 (includes helmet, harness and shoes)

*ODR reserves the right to refuse climbing to those individuals who cannot fit climbing equipment for safety reasons.

High Ropes Course

The High Ropes Course is available for reservations except during monthly open ropes course events.

*ODR reserves the right to refuse climbing for those individuals who cannot fit the climbing equipment appropriately for safety reasons.


4 Hours Team building session and open climbing (15-20 people) $350
4 Hours Team building session and open climbing (10-15 people) $250
2 hours of rope course-no team building (max 10)  $100
Active duty units (military use only) 2 hours team building and open climbing with 2 hour max $50 (maximum of 10 people)
Open ropes course monthly event

$10 per person


Knockerballs are available for reservation!

Fee: $75 per hour for 10-20 Knockerballs

*Only permitted for use on Fort Bliss.


Laser Tag

Laser tag is fun for all ages! Fort Bliss Outdoor Recreation currently has an inventory of approximately 25 full-size laser guns and 32 smaller "light flight" laser guns.

ODR offers night laser tag tournaments for youth and adults several times per quarter. Laser tag equipment can also be reserved for use at the park or delivered to another location, for your convenience.

Hours of operation

Biggs Park Laser tag (summer): 10pm-11pm

Soto Gym Laser Tag (winter): 9:30pm-11:30pm

Time Intervals

10 Guns @ the Park Everything @ the Park Light Flight Mobile
1 Hour $50 $75 $35 Add $25
2 Hours $90 $115 $60 Add $25
3 Hours $150 $175 $100 Add $25
All Day $250 $275 $175 Add $25

*Family Laser Tag Nights $10 per person

Disc Golf

We have 9 portable Disc Golf Baskets that we can set up at Biggs Park or different locations on Fort Bliss.


1 Day $30
Weekend (Saturday & Sunday) $50
Week (Sunday - Sunday) $100

* If not at Biggs Park $25 Mobile Fee

More Outdoor Recreation

Soccer Officials Clinic

Aug 9 6 pm - 8 pm

Top Rope Belay Course!

Climb new heights with outdoor recreation!

Aug 11 5 pm - 6 pm

RAG: Learn to Shoot: Shotgun

Aug 12 8 am

Kayak the Rio!

Aug 13 7:30 am - 6 pm

RAG: Learn to Shoot: Pistol

Aug 13 8 am - 4 pm

Rod & Gun Trap Shoot Out

Aug 13 9 am

RAG: Learn to Shoot: Rifle

Aug 14 8 am

Flag Football Officials Clinic

Aug 15 6 pm - 8 pm

BOSS: Intro to Scuba Diving

Aug 20 7 am - 4 pm

BOSS: Intro to Scuba Diving

Aug 20 7 am - 4 pm

BOSS: Road Cycling

Aug 20 7 am - 10 am

BOSS: Road Cycling

Aug 20 7 am - 10 am