Hanscom AFB Outdoor Recreation is a four-season shop. In the fall and winter, we offer ski, snowboard and other winter equipment for rent at discounted rates; a fitting, tuning & wax service for skis & snowboards; winter clothing & accessories for purchase and more. In the spring, summer and early fall we rent a wide variety of boating equipment, camping equipment, party equipment & sports equipment, most on a daily, weekly and weekend basis. Year round we offer an RV storage lot for boats, trailers & campers, table & chair rentals and propane refills.
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now available at Outdoor Recreation
Save money and time: you'll find skis, snowboards, snow shoes, cross country skis, ski racks, ice skates and more (and for cheaper than at the slopes). See details in the current Prices and inventory subject to change.
Don't buy your skis or snowboard- save money and rent for the season from us (make your reservation today)! Most of our equipment is less than 3 years old. Fittings include trying on boots and sizing to skis/snowboards, children must be refitted every year.
Do you have an old set of skis or a snowboard that has seen better days? Let us fix it for you. This service includes a base planning, de-rusting and sharpening of the edges and if needed, filling in any small holes in the base of the ski. We cannot install or repair any customer bindings.
Buy your winter wear at Outdoor Recreation: hats, Shellaclava's, ski goggles, helmets, socks and snow sleds and more!
Outdoor Recreation has an RV Lot for boats, trailers & campers.
Active Duty residing on HAFB*
Active Duty NOT residing on HAFB or 2nd+ lot for HAFB residents
Retirees, Reservists, Civilians & Contractors
Active duty who live Hanscom AFB get their first lot for a special price, ask us for details. The RV Lot late fee is $25/month per lot.
In the spring/summer, we offer party (tables, chairs, bounce houses...), water sport (canoe, kayak, life vests...), camping (tents, coolers, sleeping bags...), and sport (volleyball, bicycle, frisbee...) equipment for rent at discounted rates and more.
Equipment Rentals Pricelist: Summer 2016 Prices and availability are subject to change without notice.
PICNIC AREA RESERVATIONS
Reserve one of three picnic areas for your next party:
Castle Park next to Youth Center | $25 refundable deposit
Memorial Park behind Clinic | $25 refundable deposit
FamCamp off base | $50 refundable deposit + $100 rental fee
Reservations must be made in person at Outdoor Recreation, Bldg., 1530
Save money and time with our same-day propane tank refill service. Drop off an empty tank* at our office between 8:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Monday-Friday, and pick it up filled the same day between 3 and 5 p.m.
20 lb. tank: $20
30 lb. tank: $29
40 lb. tank: $39
*Please ensure that your tank meets the new criteria for safety. All tanks must display an OPD (Overfill Protection Device) stamp. We cannot fill tanks without this device. Tanks must be empty when dropped off. Last name must be on the tank for ID purposes. State law requires 2 safety stickers and a plug on all tanks. Tanks must be re-inspected every 12 years. We can purge new tanks only (for an additional charge of $2). We cannot empty them for you. Propane prices subject to change.