Fort Drum

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Fort Drum
Le Ray, NY 13603
1 (315) 722-6556

Established:1984
Base Type: Army

 


About

Fort Drum is a U.S. Army military reservation and a census-designated place in Jefferson County, New York, United States. The population was 12,955 at the 2010 census. It is home to the 10th Mountain Division. Fort Drum consists of 107,265 acres (43,408.6 ha) and temperatures can reach as low as −30 °F (−34 °C). Its mission includes command of active component units assigned to the installation, provide administrative and logistical support to tenant units, support to tenant units, support to active and reserve units from all services in training at Fort Drum, and planning and support for the mobilization and training of almost 80,000 troops annually.

(Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_Drum)

Gate and Hours

Ft. Drum has four 24-hour gates. The Iraqi Freedom Gate (main gate) is just off I-784 to the northwest of the base. The Mt. Belvedere gate is to the southwest, near the town of Black River. The Wheeler-Sack Army Airfield and the Gas Alley Gates are both on the eastern side of the base along NY Highway 3, near the downs of Deferiet and Herrings.

Iraqi Freedom Gate (North Gate): 24/7 (it’s Fort Drum’s main gate)
Mount Belvedere Gate: 24/7
Wheeler-Sack Army Airfield (WSAAF) Gate: 24/7
Gas Alley Gate: 24/7
Black River Gate (Nash Blvd): Monday-Friday 0600-0800
45th Infantry Division Drive Gate: Monday-Friday 0600-0800


Quick Reference

Chaplain and Religious Services
Chapel Drive
(315) 772-5591

Dining Facilities
1BCT
Bldg 10305
(315) 774-0177

2 BCT
Bldg 10150
(315) 772-6179

10SBDE
Bldg P795
(315) 774-4967

10CAB
Bldg 20350
(315) 774-1599

Education Center
4300 Camp Hale Rd
(315) 772-6878

Equal Opportunity Office
4th Armored Division Drive, Bldg 10182
(315) 772-9174

Family Advocacy
Conway Rd, Bldg P-4330
(315) 772-6556

Military & Family Readiness Assistant Program
10th Mtn Div HHBn
(315) 772-8141

1 st BCT
(315) 774-3622

2nd BCT
(315) 772-3732

10th Aviation Brigade
(315) 774-1061

10th Sustainment Brigade
(315) 772-0964

3-85 MTN IN (WTU)
(315) 772-4954

Public Affairs Office
10012 S. Riva Ridge Loop
(315) 772-5461

Fire Emergency Service
(315) 772-4702

Finance Office
10720 Mount Belvedere Boulevard
(315) 772-5529

Housing Services Office
10720 Mount Belvedere Boulevard
(315) 772-9397

Legal/JAG
Mount Belvedere Boulevard
(315) 772-5261

Post Office
10720 Mount Belvedere Boulevard
(315) 772-5220


Base Surroundings

Honor the Mountain Monument
34 Thompson Park, Thompson Park,
Watertown, NY 13601

Soldiers and Sailors Civil War Monument
Public Square Historic District,
Watertown, NY 13601

Sci-Tech Museum of Northern New York
154 Stone St,
Watertown, NY 13601
(315) 788-1340

Jefferson County Historical Society
228 Washington St,
Watertown, NY 13601
(315) 782-3491

Burrville Cider Mill
18176 Rt. 156/Plank Rd,
Watertown, NY 13601
(315) 788-7292

New York State Zoo at Thompson Park
1 Thompson Park,
Watertown, NY 13601
(315) 782-6180

Paddock Art & Antiques
1 Public Sq,
Watertown, NY 13601

Base Listings

The numbers for Fairchild Air Force Base have low accuracy due to its unique utilization. Entire companies are rotated through on a regular basis, so large portions of the phone directory are subject to change without notice. Please contact the base operator at (509) 247-1212 if you experience any difficulty reaching your desired contact.

Name Level Name Phone
AAFES DSN Administration Line Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-6103
Administration Fort Drum 1 (315) 773-5631
Human Resources Fort Drum 1 (315) 773-5632
Learning Center Fort Drum 1 (315) 773-8224
Movie Theater Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-5571
Abuse Hotline Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-2477
ACAP Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-3434
Army Career and Alumni Program Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-3434
ACOE Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-8263
Adirondack Air to ground gunnery range Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-5990
Adirondack Creek Fort Drum 1 (315) 955-6640
Mountain Community Homes (on post) Fort Drum 1 (315) 955-6644
Adirondack Range 48 Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-5990
Administrative Services Division Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-5288
Advanced Wireless Fort Drum 1 (315) 773-3378
Union Representative Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-3039
AFTB / AFAP Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-9229
After School programs Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-6715
Air Conditioning Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-5495
Personnel/CSS Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-6958
IM/CSS Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-0729
Commander's Staff Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-0412
First Sergeant Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-4190
Director of Operations Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-6966
Squadron Superintendent Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-4462
Operations Superintendent Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-3596
Logistics Superintendent Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-4650
Chief of Scheduling Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-6957
Unit Deployment Manager Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-9535
Training Flight Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-6880
TACP Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-1469
Logistics Flight Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-4650
Fax-Command Section Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-6990
Fax-Training Flight Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-6925
Fax-Logistics Flight Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-4684
Logistics Flight Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-5713
Range Control Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-7151
Training & Range Secretary Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-7191
Security Division Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-5715
AT/FP Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-5678
Plans/ OPS/ Mobilization Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-5642
Director's Secretary Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-4709
Wheeler Sack Airfield Manager Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-5314
Wheeler Sack Base Ops Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-5681
Shoppette, WSAAF Fort Drum 1 (315) 773-8327
Alcohol Counselors Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-3301
Alcohol and Drug Control Officer Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-6704
Employee Assistance Program Coordinator Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-2597
Drug Testing Coordinator Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-3855
Suicide Prevention Program Manager Fort Drum 1 (315) 772-9018