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Recreation Assistant (Outdoor Guide)

Location: Naval Station Everett Community Recreation & Jim Creek Navy Community Recreation Area Pay Grade: NF-0189-02 This position is the fun employee who keeps military patrons healthy, fit and fun through outdoor program’s events and activities. Employee privileges include access to base facilities such as recreation centers, gyms, restaurants, and discount tickets to sporting and entertainment events. Summary of Duties: Assist in planning and supervision of a variety of outdoor...

Everyone is Climbing Their Own Mountain

Everyone is Climbing Their Own Mountain By LCDR Sunny Mitchell Command Chaplain, Commander, Electronic Attack Wing, U.S. Pacific Fleet (COMVAQWINGPAC) At 0400 Monday, on May 7th, my alarm rang, but it didn’t matter because I was already awake as anxiety coursed throughout my already dehydrated body. I was shivering as a result of the cold air and ripe nerves (although I could not tell which one was worse) as I donned my hiking gear, cold weather boots, and choked down a bowl of oatmeal to...

Navy Getaways

Fun, adventure and relaxation begin with Navy Getaways! Planning a family vacation? A class reunion, retirement or wedding? A weekend getaway? Our northwest locations offer the perfect accommodations to fit your vacation style! Choose from hotel rooms, cottages, deluxe cabins, rustic cabins, yurts, RV and tent camping sites. Planning a group gathering? We've got you covered as well, with group lodging and camping options. Our scenic resorts feature amenities include dining options, caterin...

Navy Travel & Lodging

Community Recreation Leisure Travel - As the leader in leisure travel for our military and government clients, we specialize in getting you the BEST deals for your travel needs! Air Force Information, Tickets & Travel - provides the information you need to plan your next vacation. This site assists you in locating the lowest possible military pricing for your travel arrangements and the ability to book online. Armed Forces Vacation Club - a "space available" progra...

Jim Creek Community Recreation Area

Due to seasonal weather and road conditions, the road to Twin Lakes may be closed for sporadic periods. If interested in spending time at Twin Lakes, please call ahead to ensure the road is open prior to your visit, 425-304-5315.   A Navy Getaways Destination - Stay! Play! Relax! Jim Creek Recreation Area is located just outside of Arlington, WA, about 1 1/2 hours north of Seattle. Nestled in the foothills of the North Cascades, Jim Creek serves as a Naval Radio Station and regional...

Everett Trips & Tours

Immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of the Pacific Northwest through Community Recreation’s Trips & Tours! Hike through the best trails with most picturesque views, travel to seasonal staples to celebrate limited-time events, hit the slopes on a ski adventure, admire bald eagles, snow-capped mountains, lush evergreen trees, and more! The different trips and tours have experienced guides to accompany outings, depart from NAVSTA Everett unless otherwise noted, and are open to al...

Navy Gateway Inns & Suites - Smokey Point

5-Star “Zumwalt Award for Excellence” Accredited! Whether on business or leisure travel, we offer affordable rates and convenience partnered with unparalleled service and hotel-quality accommodations. Located approximately 20 minutes north of Naval Station Everett in the Smokey Point Navy Support Complex, the Navy Gateway Inns & Suites, Eagle's Nest Inn, offers standard rooms and suites. The facility is smoke free and each room boasts a full kitchen stocked with essential t...

Outdoor Equipment Rentals

Your vacation is calling, and Community Recreation has you completely covered! Community Recreation has camping and backpacking gear, campers and trailers, water recreation equipment, and sporting equipment available to rent for your next outdoor adventure. If you're looking for gear for a self-guided adventure, Community Recreation is your link to the outdoors! Get supplied for all your camping and hiking needs. We have North Face sleeping bags, Eureka tents, kayaks, fishing gear, mountain...

Naval Radio Station Jim Creek Provides Unique Military Power & Capability

ARINGTON, Wash. -- When Naval Radio Station Jim Creek was dedicated in 1953, it was recognized as the most powerful radio station in the world. Its advanced technology and broadcast strength were displayed in magazine publications such as Popular Science and Popular Mechanics. Today it is still among only a handful of radio stations capable of providing more than one million watts of power, allowing the U.S. Navy to communicate with ships, submarines and aircraft anywhere around the world. Jim...

Jim Creek Old Growth Forest Protects Ancient Legacy

View blog story and photos in your browser at https://homeportnorthwest.wordpress.com/2017/02/15/jim-creek-old-growth-forest-protects-ancient-legacy/ Jim Creek Old Growth Forest Protects Ancient Legacy ARLINGTON, Wash. - Several hundred years before the first Viking explorers attempted to settle North America, a small seed was taking root in western Washington. Over the course of 1,400 years, that seed became a tree which now stands more than 250 feet tall and 11 feet thick. A community of su...

Fishing, Family & Fun at Jim Creek’s Annual Derby

Article by Hillary Collins, FFR Marketing Specialist at Naval Station Everett EVERETT, Wash. – Jim Creek Navy Community Recreation Area never ceases to amaze crowds of eager patrons. June 9, 2018 was no exception at their annual Kids’ Fishing Derby from 8 am-5 pm at Twin Lakes, and their FREE Family Fun Day event from noon-4 pm at the Recreation Building and surrounding grounds.  Patrons started their adventure by traveling up to the Twin Lakes via one of the most scenic natur...

Glacier National Park: 8-Day Tour

As we travel towards Glacier National Park, we will make a stop at Grand Coulee Dam, where we will spend the night so that you can enjoy the awesome Laser Light Show. This show is shown on the dam wall, depicting the historic building of the dam. Then it is on to Glacier National Park which is located in the beautiful state of Montana and borders the Canadian provinces of Alberta and British Columbia. Enjoy a scenic Western Alpine Bus tour that travels within the Lake McDonald Valley. You...

Mount Adams Backpacking Trip

Hit the trails in the shadow of Washington’s 2nd highest mountain. The scenic views make this backpacking trek well worth the challenge. All gear and 2 meals provided.  Details: Saturday, May 25 - Monday, May 27 7 am-8 pm Trout Lake, WA, $80 Register by May 22, myFFR #5519145E Questions? Call 425-304-3575 for more information or to speak with the Recreation Specialist.

Columbia Gorge Wine Tasting

Head across the mountains for Mother’s Day and taste some of Washington’s finest wines. We will visit 3 wineries in the Columbia Gorge Area. Tasting fees are not included. Details: Sunday, May 12 9 am-8 pm George, WA, $35 Register by Thursday, May 9, myFFR #5519132E Questions? Call 425-304-3575 for more information or to speak with the Recreation Specialist.

White Water River Rafting

Professional river guides will instruct and accompany you on Class II-IV rapids. This river offers breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains, wildlife, and some of the greatest rapids in the state. Lunch will be served riverside! River and departure time is subject to change depending on water conditions. Details: Sunday, June 16 7 am- 4 pm Darrington, WA, $70 Register by June 10, myFFR #5519139E Questions? Call 425-304-3575 for more information or to speak with the Recrea...

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