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Outdoor Rec Expo & Fishing Derby

Celebrate 50 years of Outdoor Recreation & National Get Outdoors Day with us! Active duty, family members and veterans can get a free America the Beautiful pass at the event!

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Note: This event has already passed.

To celebrate 50 years of the Army’s ODR program, we’re inviting everyone to the Outdoor Rec Expo & Fishing Derby Saturday, June 12, 7 a.m.–1 p.m. at Shoreline Park!

Starting at 9 a.m., you’ll be able to see a variety of workshops, demonstrations, rentals and opportunities to learn about JBLM’s ODR program!

  • Instruction and demonstrations of SUPs, kayaks and fly fishing
  • Free climbing wall for kids
  • Free kids' fishing tank 
  • Free axe throwing and archery (closed-toed shoes required to participate)
  • Door prizes include: Fishing & camping equipment, outdoor rec trips, rentals of kayaks/boats/paddleboards and cabin stays!
  • Paddleboard races at noon (pre-register prior to noon to enter)
  • Live music from Straw Hat Revival starting at 11 a.m.
  • Outdoor Rec Adventure/fishing films on the outdoor screen
  • Retail fishing shop

Active duty, family members and veterans, stop by the U.S. Forest Service table and get a free America the Beautiful pass!

Register with ODR to participate in the Army Outdoor Rec Instagram Contest (over $25k value in prizes)! #ArmyODR50

50 ways of ODR

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The event will adhere to COVID-19 mitigation strategies.
 

Cost

Free

Program
Northwest Adventure Center (Lewis North)
  • Parks & Pavilions
  • Open Memorial Day through Labor Day. No lifeguards on duty; swim/wade at your own risk.
  • Hours:
    Monday
    Dawn-Dusk
    Swim at your own risk, no lifeguards on duty.
    Tuesday
    Dawn-Dusk
    Swim at your own risk, no lifeguards on duty.
    Wednesday
    Dawn-Dusk
    Swim at your own risk, no lifeguards on duty.
    Thursday
    Dawn-Dusk
    Swim at your own risk, no lifeguards on duty.
    Friday
    Dawn-Dusk
    Swim at your own risk, no lifeguards on duty.
    Saturday
    Dawn-Dusk
    Swim at your own risk, no lifeguards on duty.
    Sunday
    Dawn-Dusk
    Swim at your own risk, no lifeguards on duty.