Offutt Base Lake

(402) 294-2108

Must be DoD ID card holder in order to access Base Lake and facilities.

Base Lake Recreation Area
Open: Dawn to dark


The Offutt Base Lake is NOW OPEN! The area is authorized for recreational catch & release fishing. Base Lake fishing permits & State of Nebraska permits are required. Buy both licenses at Outdoor Rec in Bldg 362 during normal operating hours.

Canoes & kayaks are allowed. Personal Flotation Devices are required for every occupant. NO MOTORIZED BOATS ALLOWED!

NO camping or campfires allowed. This is a pack in / pack out recreational area. No trash service is offered; you are responsible for removing any waste.

The Base Lake has been closed since the flooding in 2019. There are currently no working restrooms or facilities on property. The Boat House, Pavilion, FAMCAMP, playgrounds, and picnic areas remain closed and off limits. We are planning to rebuild & recover all of the lost facilities over the next few years. Keep following the 55th Force Support Squadron for updates.