Features & Amenities
The Indian Head Naval Base has a community swimming pool managed by MWR. It is open Memorial Day through Labor Day. It also includes a children’s pool for all infants and toddlers. Lifeguards are always on duty during operating hours.
There is a playground located on base next to the baseball/football/track field and four playgrounds in the Riverview Village Community just outside of the gate. Two of the playgrounds are in the center of the community, one is located inside the neighborhood dog park, and one is next to the Youth Center. All are available for use by residents of both communities. In addition, a full basketball court and two full tennis courts are available in the Riverview Village Community.
MWR offers a free fitness center membership to all active duty military members and their family. For more info about MWR and other community leagues call MWR at 301-744-4850.
Residents may reserve the Riverview Village Community Center with a small deposit. There is access to a kitchen and a limited number of tables and chairs are provided. If you are interested in reserving the Riverview Village Community Center or have questions, please call 866-665-6427. Also available is the MWR MIX house, available for social gatherings upon request, and The Village Green Pavilion, managed by the town of Indian Head. Residents can also reserve the Football Pavilion or the recently remodeled bowling alley for private parties by calling the MWR. The Tiki Bar, located on the deck of the Mix House, is also open to all personnel ages 21 and over.
Indian Head offers a mini exchange that carries all of your basic necessities. They are open from 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday through Saturday; closed Sundays and holidays. Andrews Air Force Base or Bolling Air Force Base, both about 40 minutes away, are accessible for more major shopping sprees. Also connected to the Exchange are the Taylor Shop, Barber Shop and Navy Federal Credit Union.