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Outdoor Adventure Center (OAC)

With over 60,000 acres available for hunting, including archery, firearms and muzzleloaders the Outdoor Adventure Center (OAC) is the hub for outdoor recreation at Fort Leonard Wood. You can fish in the Big Piney River plus numerous ponds and lakes located on Fort Leonard Wood. The Trout Management areas are open year round. All hunting and fishing state and local licenses and permits are available at OAC.

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Pro Shop

The pro shop offers a wide variety of hunting, fishing and outdoor equipment available for purchase including:

  • Firearms *
  • Paintballs by the case or 500 rounds
  • Beverages and snacks
  • Night crawlers
  • Bows
  • Bowtech & PSE
  • Fishing supplies - Trilene, Ugly Stik, Mr. Crappie

*OAC can order any firearms, archery and other sporting goods. We offer Beretta, Browning, Remington, CZ, Winchester, Smith and Wesson, Mossberg, Marlin, and many other brands.

We also maintain a Federal Firearms License so we can provide in-state gun shipping and receiving. A small fee is charged and a NICS Background Check is mandatory on all gun sales. Contact us for any further sports purchases.

Rental Equipment Prices

OAC offers various camping and fishing equipment available for rent. For more information please contact us at +1 (573)596-4223.

To see some images of our various rental equipment, click HERE.

Miscellaneous Equipment Day Rate Weekend Rate
Super BBQ gas grill (tow behind) $75 $150
Charcoal BBQ grill (tow behind) $50 $125
Dunk tank (advance registration required) $75 N/A
Small bounce room $125 with $50 deposit N/A
Large bounce room with slide $150 with $50 deposit N/A
Water bouncer $200 with $50 deposit N/A
Sporting Equipment Day Rate 3 Day Rate Weekly Rate
Horseshoe set $5 $10 $20
Tug-of-war rope $10 $20 $25
Volleyball set $5 $10 $20
Cornhole $15 $25 $35
Boating & Fishing Equipment Day Rate 3 Day Rate Weekly Rate
14' river Jon boat with trailer $35 $65 $125
14' river Jon boat with trolling package without battery $50 $75 $125
15' canoe with life vest & 2 paddles $50 $100 $125
Canoe trailer (2 hauler) $25 $50 $75
Horse trailer $50 $75 $100
  • If you need a battery with any Jon boat rental, there is a $100 deposit required on the day of rental and will be returned upon inspection.
Canoe Trips
Canoe Trip Price
2 hour trip (2 people) $35 per canoe
4 hour trip (2 people) $45 per canoe
Add additional people to trips $5 per person

There are no kayak trips, but we do have kayaks available for rent. No later than 12 p.m. for 4 hour float trip and no later than 2 p.m. for 2 hour float trip.

Boating Equipment Day Rate Weekend Rate
Kayaks $50 $90
Canoes $50 $90

Prices include life vest, paddles, and transportation to access and from pickup. 

Other Equipment Day Rate
Float Tubes


Float Tubes do not include transportation.

Hunting & Fishing Area Sign-In

Recreational Hunting and Fishing users can view the hunting and fishing area's, sign-in, obtain hunting and fishing maps, read regulations, and more by visiting the Hunting and Fishing Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri website.

Hunting Seasons:

  • Spring Turkey Season
  • Fall Firearm Deer Season
  • Fall Muzzleloader Season
  • Fall (thru winter) Deer Archery Season
  • Fall (thru winter) Turkey Archery Season
  • Fall Firearm Turkey Season
  • Water Fowl Season

Feral hog may be taken on FLW only incidentally, while deer hunting (FLW Reg 210-21)

Fishing Seasons:

  • Trout Management Areas: open all year
  • Trout Parks: March 1 - October 31
  • Black Bass (impoundments): open all year
  • Black Bass (streams, specified zone): May 24 - February 29
  • Bullfrog & Green Frog Sunset: June 30 - October 31


Stop by Outdoor Adventure Center for more specific dates and regulations. Dates are subject to change. 

Fishing Permits
Resident Prices
Fishing $12
Daily fishing permit (1 or 3 days) $8 per day
Trout permit (half price for ages 15 & under) $10
Daily small game huting permit (1 or 3 days) $14 per day
Sportsman of the Year $5
Non-Resident Prices Prices
Fishing $49
Trout $10
Small game hunting permit $94
Conservation order permit $47
Furbearer hunting/trapping $192
Spring turkey hunting permit (ages 6-15 half resident price) $224
Fall turkey hunting permit (ages 6-15 half resident price) $130
Firearms deer hunting permit (ages 6-15 half resident price) $265
Archers hunting permit (ages 6-15 half resident price) $265
Managed deer hunting permit (ages 11-15 half resident price) $265
Landowners spring turkey $165
Landowners fall turkey $96
Landowner archers hunting $195
Landowner firearm deer $195

Fishermen older than 7 are required to obtain the Fort Leonard Wood Sportsman's Permit. Sportsman permits must be renewed annually by February 28th.

To receive a Sportsman's Pass on Fort Leonard Wood, a state license is required.

FLW Permits can be purchased on the USAG FLW iSportsman Portal by clicking HERE.

Trap & Skeet Range
Trap & Skeet Price
Round (includes 25 birds & gun rental) $15 per round
House Shells $9 per box
Birds (includes 25 birds) $6 per round

12 and 20 guage shotguns available for range use only. 

Archery Range

The Archery Rental fee is $10 per hour and includes a bow. Range fee is $5 if you bring your own equipment. 

The Archery Range is free to use if patrons bring their own equipment.

NO broadheads or crossbows are allowed on OAC targets. Patrons wanting to use broadheads or crossbows may bring their own targets.

Paintball Price
Package includes gun, mask, unlimited air, 500 paintball rounds & field fee $40
Party $30/each
Bag of 500 paintballs $12
Case of 2,000 paintballs $48
  • Weekends are first-come, first-serve.
  • Reservations are recommended for groups of 8 or more players.
  • Patrons with their own equipment must check in at the front desk and pay a $12 field fee (includes all day air refills).
  • Velocity can not exceed 300 feet per minute.
  • Outdoor Adventure Center paintballs are the only paintballs permitted on the field.
Outdoor Park Reservations

Park reservations (no fee) are available daily for Colyer Park and Happy Hollow.

Horse Stables

The Horse Stable facility provides boarding for privately-owned horses. It includes an inside exercise barn and outside riding arena.

Click HERE for a printable New Member Packet for the stables. 

Horse Stables Price
Per month, per stall $125
Deposit per stall $150
  • Patrons may request to build their own turnouts
  • This is a self-care facility
  • Every horse entering the OAC stables must complete a 10-day quarantine period
Party/Event Reservations & Rentals

Book your next celebration here! OAC offers pavilons as well as all of the activites at their facility for birthdays, organizational, and unit parties.

Contact us today at +1 (573)596-4223 for more information and to book your party!


  • Padded chairs (black) with cart
  • 10' x 10' pop up tents
  • 15' x 15' tent
  • 20' x 20' tent
  • 8 ft tables with cart
  • 6 ft tables
  • Sledgehammers
  • Rubber weights for tents

Package Deal

  • 80 chairs
  • 10 6 ft tables
  • 2 20' x 20' tent set with sledgehammer
  • 12 rubber weights
  • Trailer to haul equipment

More Outdoor Recreation


Army Birthday Golf Scramble

Jun 18 10 am

3D Archery Course

Jun 19 10 am - 5 pm

Iron Buck Shoot

Jun 26 10 am

Iron Buck Shoot

Jun 26 10 am

Red, White & Blue Tournament

Jul 4 8 am

4th of July Paintball Special

Jul 4 10 am - 5 pm

Independence Day Celebration

Join us in celebrating the Nation's 245th Birthday!

Jul 4 3 pm

Big Bass Tournament

Jul 9 7:30 pm - 1 am

Commanding General's Scramble

Jul 16 12 pm

National Hot Dog Day

Enjoy $1 hot dogs at PVGC!

Jul 21

Super Saturday Softball Tournament

Jul 24 9 am

Catfish Tournament

Sep 18 9 am - 3 pm