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Kirtland Air Force Base Guide
Recreation

Auto Skills Center | Bowling Center | Car Wash |
FamCamp | Fitness Centers | Flight Center (AERO Club) | Golf Course
Information, Tickets & Travel | Kirtland Pools | Outdoor Recreation
Recreational Vehicle Storage | Skills Development Center | Theater

Auto Skills Center
The Auto Skills Center on Texas Street, Building 20375, has 16 stalls available for customer use. Seven of the stalls have lifts where patrons can do major and minor vehicle repairs.
The shop provides engine and computer diagnostics, tire repair, wheel balancing and front-end alignment service. Additionally, the shop employs mechanics ready to assist you with your car repair.
A paint booth and paint and body classes are available for patrons who want to paint their vehicles.
The shop provides vehicle care services to DOD civilians not authorized to use the AAFES facilities, and oversees the base used-car lot for selling your car, truck, recreational vehicle or boat. Call 846-1104 for more information on hours and services.
Bowling Center

Kirtland Lanes provides a pleasant, 12-lane modern bowling and a dining facility, with programs and events that cater to all levels of competition. The facility has new state-of-the art pinsetters to accommodate the new scoring system. Leagues are available year-round, and a snack bar is a favorite for breakfast, lunch and evening meals.
Special programs include Just Kids Bowling, Colorama, no-tap tournaments and more. For the comfort of our customers and families, Kirtland Lanes is smoke-free.
Wednesdays are Family Fun nights, with reduced pricing. Reduced rates are also available for senior citizens. Kirtland Lanes is open seven days a week. Call 846-1156 for more information.
Car Wash
The Car Wash, on Texas Street, across from the Auto Skills Center, has a four-stall, self-service car wash with two vacuum cleaners, a high-pressure rinse,
spot-free rinse, hot wax and engine degreaser systems. It also has a large stall to take care of RV and large vehicle needs.
FamCamp
The Family Campground at D Avenue and Irwin Street features 33 full hook-ups, eight electric-only, and plenty of dry camping spaces available, all with beautiful
views of the Sandia and Manzano Mountains. Restrooms, a laundry facility and a full-service dump station are also provided. Call 846-0337 for more information.
Fitness Centers
Kirtland AFB offers a fitness center on the East side and West side. The East Fitness Center has eight handball and racquetball courts, two basketball/volleyball courts, three tennis courts, a football field, softball field, 1/2-mile outdoor track, cardiovascular equipment, exercise equipment, free weights, two saunas and a Jacuzzi. Instructional classes in aerobics are available Monday through Saturday. Call 846-1102 for more information.
The West Fitness Center has a basketball/volleyball court, outdoor basketball court, softball field, 1/2-mile outdoor track, sauna, Jacuzzi, cardiovascular equipment, exercise

equipment and free weights. Call 846-1068 for more information.
Flight Center (AERO Club)
The Kirtland AFB Flight Center is a full service recreational and flight training activity offering a complete line of professional aviation courses, FAA written test facilities, pilot supplies and economical aircraft rentals. KFC offers private pilot ground school, instrument pilot ground
school, commercial pilot, flight instructor, introductory flight training program, certified flight instructor and air transport pilot courses.
Call 846-1072 for more information on hours, aircraft rental, courses and fees.
Golf Course
The Tijeras Arroyo Golf Course, at 28054 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, near the base of the scenic Manzano Mountains, is open year-round. In addition to 18 holes of challenging golf, the course features a full-service pro shop, driving range and practice putting greens.

The course’s Bogey Bar and Grill offers breakfast, lunch and refreshments, and is a favorite spot for golfers and non-golfers alike. Facilities and catering services are also available for private functions.

The golf course is open every day except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day. Tijeras Arroyo hosts special tournaments and programs throughout the year and the course pro offers group and private lessons for beginners and advanced golfers.

 For those who enjoy social events as well as golf, memberships are available in the Tijeras Arroyo Golf Association or the Tijeras Arroyo Ladies League. Call 846-1574 for more information.
Information, Tickets, & Travel
Information, Tickets and Travel, in the Consolidated Support Building, offers great values on tickets to local and national amusement parks, sporting events and attractions. ITT offers tickets to local sporting events, such as the University of New Mexico Lobos football and basketball games, and discounted tickets to Albuquerque Isotopes baseball games. ITT also sells tickets to major theme parks, offers local theater tickets, Enchantment Dollars®,
tickets to the World’s Longest Tram and many discounts for hotels in various cities. This office can book all your leisure travel needs, including airline reservations, car rentals, cruises and any other services you need for a complete vacation package. ITT also has many discount offers for military members.
Call 846-2924 for more information.
Kirtland Pools

Kirtland AFB is home to two amazing pools. An Indoor Olympic pool that is open year-round and an outdoor pool open from Memorial Day to Labor Day. The pool offers daily and long-term passes, group swim lessons, private lessons, youth swim team, masters swim, pool party rentals, locker rentals and much more. Active-duty members may lap swim at no charge during normal business hours.
The Outdoor Pool is a great place get a tan, cool off or just relax all summer long. The outdoor pool is for open swim only and offers daily and seasonal passes as well as pool party rentals. Call 846-5485 for more information.
Outdoor Recreation
Outdoor Recreation, in Building 20410 on M Avenue, provides education and rental equipment to the outdoor enthusiast. Outdoor Recreation activities include ski trips, hunting and fishing seminars, scuba-diving classes, horseback riding, bicycle, paddle sports and climbing programs and other outdoor excursions. Outdoor Recreation sells hunting and fishing licenses and operates the Black Diamond Ski Shop, with rental services, offering ski lift tickets at reduced rates. Bicycle Worx is your full-service location for bicycle rentals, repairs and tune-ups.

Outdoor Recreation also offers U-Haul rentals and Lock and Leave storage unit rentals. Call 846-1499 for more information.
Recreational Vehicle Storage

Kirtland AFB has three RV storage lots -- two on the West Side and one on the East Side. The Kirtland RV Storage lots have 763 spaces available for nominal fees. Storage lots are accessible to patrons 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Call 846-0337 for more information.

Storage lots are accessible to patrons 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Call 846-0337 for more information.
Skills Development Center
The Skills Development Center, on the southeast corner of F Avenue and Wyoming Boulevard, offers many services and activities to Kirtland AFB employees, including Arts and Crafts, full-service Frame Shop and a Plaque and Award Shop.
The center offers many classes in fine arts and crafts. Annual events include the AFMC Artist/Craftsman Contest and Photography Contest.
Call 846-1070 for more information.
Theater
Kirtland Theater, operated by AAFES, offers first-run movies at great prices. It has a well-stocked snack bar, providing candy, snacks and sodas for your movie enjoyment, and is on the East side of the
base in Building 20225, next to the Mini Mall. Movies are shown Friday-Sunday. Advertised matinees are shown for popular features. For movie listings, call movie hotline at 846-7469.

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