An official army family and MWR Site

Soldier Activity Center

Overview

The Roberto Loeza Soldier Activity Center, the first of its kind in the Army, is located on Central Fort Bliss.

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.

This facility serves Family and MWR patrons age 18 and older.

Reopening Plans: April 8, 2021
Pool (open for patrons 18+)

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 age 18 or 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

ITEMS

DAILY RATE
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

ITEMS

DAILY RATE
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

ITEMS

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

Bicycles

ITEMS

DAILY RATE
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

Adults

DAILY RATE
Active-duty Free
Non-military

$4

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

*Children 14 and under must wear a helmet and harness

*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.

ITEM

DAILY RATE
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

Knockerball

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.

Days

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

* If not at Biggs Park $25 Mobile Fee

  • Soldier Activity Center
  • CURRENTLY Soldier Activity Center is only open to Active-Duty, Dependents, Retirees, who are ages 18 and older.
  • Hours:
    Monday
    10:00am-8:00pm
    Tuesday
    10:00am-8:00pm
    Wednesday
    10:00am-8:00pm
    Thursday
    10:00am-8:00pm
    Friday
    10:00am-8:00pm
    Saturday
    10:00am-8:00pm
    Sunday
    10:00am-8:00pm
    Training Holidays
    10:00am-7:00pm
    Federal Holiday
    Closed

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