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ODR Rental Guide

September 30, 2022


Due to the impact of Hurricane Ian, there will be NO NEW customers allowed at Manatee Family Campground until further notice.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

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Upcoming RV Storage Lot Renewal - 2022/23

6 months: Oct 1 - Mar 31

12 months: Oct 1, 2022 - Sep 30, 2023

Contact Outdoor Recreation: outdoorrecreationpafb@gmail.com or call 321-494-2042/2054.

At late fee of $4 per day applies to payments received after Oct 15 and will be calculated from Oct 1.

Boat Operator Classes and Check Ridespic

Classes and Boat check rides are in high demand and we highly encourage customers to call ODR at 321-494-2042/2054 for the schedule of dates, times and availability.

Classes: Mon & Sat, 9:30 -11:30 am. Check rides: Mon & Sat, 8 - 9 am.

Both may be rescheduled due to weather conditions and unforeseen changes to instructor and/or boat availability.

Every effort will be made to place registrants into another class/ride as soon as possible.

Fees: Class $25 pp. Check ride: $10 pp.

Active duty & family members have priority.

All others on a first-come-first-served space available basis.


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On site rentals only, Wed - Sat, 10 am to 2 pm.

Maximum capacity, pontoon boat 10 people and deck boat 8 people, includes operator.

To rent, must be at least 21 years of age or 18 if on active duty; have completed the free online Florida Boaters Safety Course and the ODR operator class.

A check ride may be substituted for the class when the online course is completed and there is a boat rental history with PSFB ODR.

Rentals are highly subject to weather conditions.

Active duty & family members have priority.

All others on a first-come-first-served space available basis.

See below for more information on our Family Campground, RV Storage and Recreational Lodging



The following facilities are available for rent:

  • Tables Beach pavilion
  • Beach House upper north deck
  • Chevron Park pavilions
  • Dock pavilion

Reservations are not permitted past sunset during turtle nesting season.


Riverfront & beach fishing is permitted. Fishing licenses are required; FWC regularly patrols the base for valid license holders. Florida fishing regulations myfwc.com for exemption/license details.

complimentary equipment rental

ODR has complimentary 24-hour lawn equipment available for Active Duty and Active Duty Reservists who reside on PSFB. Must show ID.

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