Outdoor Recreation

Recharge for Resiliency (R4R) Discount eligibility

R4R discount prices are for active duty military and their family members assigned to Misawa Air Base. Verification in the form of a military/family member ID must be provided at time of enrollment.

  • Regular tour pricing applies to guests not eligible for R4R discounts.
  • Trips purchased at the R4R discount may not be transferred to non-eligible persons.
  • R4R discounts apply only to scheduled ODR programs and activities. Custom group and organizational tours are not eligible for this discount.

Outdoor Recreation Programs

Enrollment Policy

  • Each person may enroll themselves, a spouse and all family members assigned or attached to Misawa Air Base.
  • In addition to family members, you may enroll ONE guest.


  • Open to all active duty military members and their families. DoD civilians, retirees and contractors.
  • Some age limitations may apply to specific programs.
  • JASDF personnel are eligible to participate (full program prices apply)
  • AFI 34-101 Air Force Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) Programs and Use Eligibility.

Team Misawa Programs

Enrollment Policy

Each person may enroll himself/herself, a spouse and one guest. Navy personnel must enroll at the Navy Liberty Office, Building 980.


  • Open to all active duty military membes and their spouses, ages 18 and over only.
  • Navy personnel must sign up at the Navy Liberty Office Building 980.
  • Adults ONLY.

Live for the thrill

ODR Trips

Let Outdoor Recreation guide you on your next adventure! We have trips year round to get you exploring all that Japan has to offer.

Adventures by You

WHEN: Any day and subject to guide availability.

COST: Trip costs are based on the destination and number of participants. Always working weekends? We can arrange any of our popular adventure activities for your group on a day more convenient for you. Minimum participation numbers and 7–14 days advance booking is required, depending on the activity. Give us a call for more information.

Upcoming Adventures

Soaring Over Sendai

Departs at 7 a.m.
Availability : Oct. 30-Nov. 1
This new trip is designed to get you off the ground and soaring over Sendai. We will learn arboring skills, […]

Himekami Day Hike

Departs at 7 a.m.
Availability : Oct. 31
Join the Adventure Team as we travel to Mt. Himekami. This dominating landscape feature is located near Morioka City in […]

Lake Towada Kayaking

Departs at 7 a.m.
Availability : Saturday, Nov. 7
Outdoor Recreation wants you to enjoy a day at beautiful Lake Towada, the perfect kayaking location for a first time […]

Nanataki Falls Snowshoe Hike & Onsen

Departs at 7 a.m.
Availability : Nov. 21
        Experience the best that northern Japan has to offer as we explore the mountain trails surrounding […]

Something To Be Thankful for in Hokkaido

Availability : Nov. 25-Nov. 29
Hokkaido shines bright with a recent green light for travel! Let’s break out of Honshu and explore the North Island […]

Hakkoda Overnight Backpacking

Departs at 6 a.m.
Availability : Nov. 7-Nov. 8
Over the centuries, the Hakkoda Mountains have been a place where legends have been born. This journey begins by winding […]

Karamatsu Onsen Overnight

Departs at 7 a.m.
Availability : Nov. 14-Nov. 15
This once-in-a-lifetime trip takes our Hot Springs Club to an authentic Japanese haunted house, originally owned by the first president […]

 Team Misawa Trips


Team Misawa Club Furofushi Onsen

Departs at 7 a.m.
Availability : Nov. 7
The west side of Aomori Prefecture is often overlooked as people tend to travel north or south, but this is […]
Team Misawa Overnight Trips

These awesome overnight trips are a collaboration between the Single Airman and Navy Liberty Programs and are offered monthly. Single Airmen, ask about this month’s trip or sign up at the Outdoor Recreation Center. Single Sailors, please visit the Navy Liberty Office, Bldg. 980 for trip information or to sign up.

Rental Center & Gear Shop

Visit the Outdoor Recreation Center located in the Weasels’ Den to make a reservation or give us a call for more information.
*Some rental items are available depending on the season.


Base Beach Marina

Powerboats, pontoon boat, jet skis, kayaks, canoes, paddle boards and more


Ski & Snowboard

Skiis and poles, cross country skiis, snowboards, snowshoes and base repairs (seasonal rentals December–April) 


Sleeping bag, pads, tents, cots, lanterns, campstoves, grills and backpacks

Sporting Goods

Bicycles, volleyballs, tennis rackets and balls, badminton set, softballs, bats, gloves, helmets, discs, badminton, and more



Canopies, chairs, tables, water coolers, bouncy castles and more


Outdoor Recreation has a number of facilities around base that will get you out and enjoying all the seasons in Misawa. Click on the links below to learn more about each one. Looking to venture off base? Scroll up for our trips!

Himberg Pool

Area 35

Base Beach & Marina

Parks & Recreation

The Lodge

Weasels' Den

Outdoor Recreation Center

BLDG. 973
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday | 8 a.m.–6 p.m.
Saturday  |  8 a.m.–Noon
PACAF Family Days  |  10 a.m.–5 p.m.
CLOSED Wednesdays & select Federal holidays


226-9378  DSN
0176-77-9378  CELL

Weasels' Den

BLDG. 973
Arcade, The Barn, playground, running track, soccer field
Monday–Friday  |  5 a.m.–7 p.m.
Saturday  |  8 a.m.–7 p.m.
Sunday  |  10 a.m.–7 p.m.
PACAF Family Days | 5 a.m.–5 p.m.
Reservations  |  8 a.m.–6 p.m.
CLOSED select federal holidays

SOME HOURS MAY CURRENTLY DIFFER, PLEASE SEE https://35fss.com/fss-updated-hours-of-operation/ FOR HOURS.