Re: Colorado Springs
(no name) ((no email))
Fri, 1 Dec 1995 11:48:44 -0600
This is from the US Military Installation and Facilities Guide, published by
Army Times (a weekly publication):
Fort Carson, Colorado:
Where: Six miles south of Colorado Springs off Interstate 25 and State
Highway 115; Zip Code 80913-5000.
Major units: 4th Infantry Division (in the middle of
downsizing/reorganization); 43rd Support Group; destined to be new home of
Sixth United States Army and home to 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne).
Temporary Lodging: 48 visiting officer units and 135 visiting enlisted units
in Ivy Inn (this can also be reserved by Scouting units on a space-available
Reservations: (719) 579-4832.
Recreation: Bowling, movie theater, drama theater, pools, gyms, recreational
area with camping, stables. Contact Army Community Services (ACS) and ask for
"Boy Scouting Liaison Officer" for information on availability of those and
others resources for temporary stay; TOUR PERMIT REQUIRED BY BSA AND
INSTALLATION POLICY (719) 579-4590.
Main (Operator) Phone number: (719) 579-5811; you might want to also ask for
the Public Affairs Office and inform them that you are a Scouter looking for
temporary accommodations. PAOs have a small pool of funding for "official
visits by community organizations".
Hope this helps out...have a GREAT trip!
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