An official army family and MWR Site

Russell Landing Marina reopens May 27, 2022! Moorage spots will be available first-come, first-serve starting April 1. A new tiered structure based on rank will take effect this year. For more information or to get your boat a spot call 253-967-3339.

Please follow COVID-19 mitigation strategies posted onsite at our facilities and outlined on the COVID Blue Hash: https://jblm.armymwr.com/happenings/covid.

Russell Landing Marina

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Rent a boat to enjoy a day on American Lake or rent a pavilion for a unit or family picnic. Moorage and dry storage slips are available if you own a boat, and we have a great selection of bait and tackle. We're also able to host a number of special events - ask us about what's coming soon! Now available to rent at Russell Landing, jet skis!

Everything you need for a day out on the water. Fishing poles, bait & tackle, refreshments, snacks. Have your own boat? The boat launch fee is $5.

For information on moorage payments please call 253-967-3339.

Shoreline Park and Russell Landing Pavillion rental information can be found below.

Boat/Kayak/Jet Ski/SUP Rentals

Outdoor Recreation Rentals (see Russell Landing Marina section)

Prices do not include gas ($5/gal at Russell Landing). Rentals are due back by 5 p.m. Motorboats, pontoons and jet skis may be reserved in advance.

Boating Requirements
You must have a Washington State Boater Education ID card or equivalent in order to rent a pontoon, jet ski or motorboat. All boats come with appropriate safety equipment — life jackets, flotation cushion, oars or paddles, anchor, motor shut-off key and instructions on boating operations. You must return all equipment at the completion of your rental. To obtain a Washington State Boater Education ID card, visit boatus.org/washington, register and complete the exam. Upon completion, print out the certificate and bring it or your permanent boater card to the office when you rent a watercraft. All patrons renting a motorized boat or jet ski are required to purchase fuel consumed upon the return of the boat/jet ski.

Paddling
For paddling (canoe, kayak and SUPS), please take the required free paddle sports safety course at https://www.boaterexam.com/paddling/

Reservation cancellations
Reservation cancellations or alterations, outside of 72 hours prior to rental, will be charged $10 cancellation change fee for each reservation. Inside 72 hours, patron will forfeit the deposit that was taken to hold the item.

Pavilion Rentals

Reservations are required for all covered pavilions; a 72-hour cancellation or reschedule notice is required for a full refund less the $10 administrative fee. A $25 refundable deposit will be returned if the facility is clean, trash is removed and tables are in their original positions

Russell Landing Pavilions
Tall Firs Small $85 Approximately 75 people. Facility sits directly behind Marina and Tall Firs Large. Tall Firs Large $105 Approximately 150 people. Facility sits directly behind Marina. Summer Cove $65 Approximately 20 people. Facility sits next to a playground and beach.
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Shoreline Park Pavilions

Lakeview - Bldg 8271 $105 Approximately 150 people. Facility left of entrance.
North Shore $65 Approximately 40 people. Facility sits above the water on stilts.
Sunrise – Bldg. 8273 $105 Approximately 150 people. Facility at the far-end of park on bluff.
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Moorage Monthly Fees

 

 

Active Duty E1-E4

Active Duty E5-O3

Active Duty O4+

All Retirees, Veterans & Civilians

20ft & Under Slip

 $55

 $60

 $65

 $70

Outside Slip

 $60

 $65

 $70

 $75

20ft+/ Double Slip

 $70

 $75

 $80

 $85

More Outdoor Recreation

Women Rock: Vantage Rock Climbing Weekend

May 21
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Women Rock: Vantage Rock Climbing Weekend

May 21
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Women Rock: Women’s Climbing Course

May 21 8 am - 5 pm

Sporting Clays

May 21 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Armed Forces Day

Open to the public! Join us for military vehicle displays, entertainment and fair food at McChord's Heritage Hill.

May 21 11 am - 6 pm
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Salt Creek Tide Pools

May 22 10 am - 7 pm
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DONSA

May 27

Leavenworth Getaway

May 28 9 am - 8 pm
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Memorial Day hours

May 30
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Fishing Derby

Free fishing derby!

Jun 11 7 am - 10 am

Outdoor Rec Expo & Fishing Derby

Learn all about JBLM Outdoor Rec! Free kids' fishing tank, free bouncies, free climbing wall and more!

Jun 11
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Outdoor Rec Expo & Fishing Derby

Learn all about JBLM Outdoor Rec! Free kids' fishing tank, free bouncies, free climbing wall and more!

Jun 11
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Food Trucks & Fireworks

DOD ID card holders and their guests, join us for food trucks and fireworks!

Jul 4 7 pm - 11 pm
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Food Trucks & Fireworks

DOD ID card holders and their guests, join us for food trucks and fireworks!

Jul 4 7 pm - 11 pm