Fort Polk

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1803 Louisiana Ave
Pitkin, LA 71459
1 (337) 531-2911

Established:1941
Base Type: Army


About

Fort Polk is a United States Army installation located in Vernon Parish, approximately ten miles east of Leesville , Louisiana, and thirty miles north of DeRidder in Beauregard Parish, Louisiana.It was named in honor of the Right Reverend Leonidas Polk, the first Episcopal Bishop of the Diocese of Louisiana, and a distinguished Confederate general in the American Civil War. The post encompasses approximately 198,000 acres—100,000 acres are owned by the Department of the Army—98,125 acres by the U.S. Forest Service, mostly in the Kisatchie National Forest. Fort Polk is the only Combat Training Center that also trains and deploys combat units.

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

Gate and Hours

strong>Gate Hours
Ft. Polk has two 24-hour gates.
The Main Gate sits along US 171 on the west side of the base.
Gate ACP 7 is located on the extreme northern side of the base off of LA-28, which offers easier access to the city of Alerandria to the east.


Quick Reference

Chapel
Building 427, 7217 Radio Rd
(337) 531-2669

Dining Facilities
Guardian Inn 1st Maneuver Enhancement Brigade (MEB)/ B2382
TIGERLAND B7303A/ North Fort Polk
Patriot Inn 3/10th Mountain (MTN) Division (DIV)/ B1162
https://home.army.mil/polk/index.php/my-Fort-Polk/service-members

Education Center
7460 Colorado Avenue Colorado Avenue
(337) 531-1537

Equal Opportunity Office
Mississippi Ave
(337) 531-1911

Family Advocacy
1591 Bell Richard Ave # 920
(337) 531-1938

Military & Family Readiness
7960 Mississippi Ave
(337)  531-1897

Public Affairs
7073 Radio Rd
(337) 531-7203

Fire Emergency Service
2100 Louisiana Ave., Bldg.1736 Fire Station # 1
(337) 531-2026

Finance Office
1787 23rd St, Bldg 2524
(337)  531-8648 / 9663/4784
Housing Service Office
Corvias Military Living, 1955 Louisiana Ave
(337) 531-6000

Legal Services/JAG
7090 Alabama Ave, Bldg 1454
(337) 531-2580/2112

Post Office
USPS 61801 University Pkwy
(337) 537-6340

Postal Officer
7700 Alabama Ave
(337) 531-1252


Base Surroundings

Vernon Veterans Memorial Park
304 S 3rd St,
Leesville, LA 71446
(337) 208-1779

Anderson Farms
400 Slagle Rd,
Leesville, LA 71446
(337) 208-7107

Leesville Art Park
1201 Abe Allen Memorial D,
Leesville, LA 71446

Fatboy’s and Skinny’s Filling Station
303 S 5th St,
Leesville, LA 71446
(337) 404-3933

Bubbaques-BBQ
11275 Lake Charles Hwy,
Leesville, LA 71446
(337) 392-6490

Fox’s Pizza Den
1762 S 5th St,
Leesville, LA 71446
(337) 392-4949

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.

NameLevel NamePhone
Fort Polk Library and Education Center Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-7815
South Fort Filling Station Fort Polk 1 (337) 537-6149
Welch Magnolia Guest House - Temporary Lodging Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-9200
AAFES - Army and Air Force Exchange Service - Beauty/Barber Shop Fort Polk 1 (337) 537-1795
Health Care: Contact Number Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-3892
Duty Chaplain Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-1726
Child and Youth Registration and Referral Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-1961
Child Development Center Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-2149
Legal Assistance and Claims Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-2580
Civilian Personnel Operations Center Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-4020
Fort Polk Commissary Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-7339
Army Emergency Relief Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-1957
Hospital - EFMP Enrollment Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-3118
Army and Air Force Exchange Service Fort Polk 1 (337) 537-1795
Victim Advocacy Program Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-6333
Army Community Service Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-1941
Family Child care Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-1961
Based Family Child Care Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-6692
EFMP Family Support Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-2840
Finance - Military Pay Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-8648
Sabine State Bank Fort Polk 1 (337) 537-3421
Warrior Hills Golf Course Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-4661
Morale, Welfare and Recreation Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-1959
Hospital Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-3118
Transportation Division - Inbound Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-7098
TRANSPORTATION DIVISION Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-2217
Corvias Military Living Fort Polk 1 (877) 698-2014
Picerne Military Housing Fort Polk 1 (337) 537-5060
Central In and Out Processing Fort Polk 1 (337) 537-0658
Information, Referral, and Follow-up Program Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-0772
Allen Memorial Library Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-2265
Relocation Readiness Program Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-6952
Military Clothing Sales Store Fort Polk 1 (337) 537-1017
Civilian Personnel Advisory Center Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-4020
FINANCIAL READINESS Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-1957
Central In and Out Processing Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-7258
Relocation Readiness Program Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-6952
COMMUNITY CLUB SYSTEM Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-4440
Central In and Out Processing Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-0363
School Age Services Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-1954
School Liaison, School Support Services Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-9481
Employment Readiness Program Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-6922
Intercontinental Hotel Group Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-9000
Army Career & Alumni Program Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-1594
Veterinary Service/Treatment Clinic Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-1322
WIC Services Fort Polk 1 (337) 239-1203
Siegfried Youth Center Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-1992
Housing Office/Government Housing Fort Polk 1 (866) 525-4663
International Hotel Group Fort Polk 1 (337) 531-9000
AAFES Fort Polk 1 (337) 537-1795