INFORMATION

Welcome to Fort Carson

Fort Carson, “The Mountain Post,” is located just south of Colorado Springs at the base of the Rocky Mountains. The unparalleled beauty and mild

Fort Carson Housing

OFF-POST HOUSING REFERRAL Housing Services Office Army regulation requires Soldiers to report to the DPW Housing Service Office, located at the west end of

Health Services

Quick Reference Phone Numbers Emergency 911 Emergency Room/Ambulance 526-7111 TRICARE Nurse Advice Line 524-2273 or 866-422-7391, option 3 Appointment Line 524-CARE (2273) or 526-CARE

Carson Community

Fort Carson is served by Fountain-Fort Carson School District 8. Four elementary schools and a middle school are located on post. Weikel Elementary School

Units

The motto of the 10th Combat Support Hospital (CSH), “In Cruce Vincam,” translates to “I Shall Conquer by the Cross.” This motto is intended

History

Fort Carson was established in 1942, following Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor. The city of Colorado Springs purchased land south of the city and

Training Areas

DOWNRANGE AT FORT CARSON Fort Carson is bounded on the east by Interstate 25 and on the west by Colorado Highway 115. The installatio

Fort Carson Soldier for Life Transition Assistance Program

Fort Carson Transition University (TU) is a unique program in the U.S. Army developed locally to assist Soldiers and other supported service members i

Recreation and Leisure

Recreation   OUTDOOR RECREATION COMPLEX The Fort Carson Outdoor Recreation Complex is in Building 2429, on the corner of Specker and Wetzel avenues. The complex

Surrounding Communities

COLORADO HISTORY What is now called Colorado was originally part of New Spain. The Spanish heritage lingers on in the names of cities and

Area Attractions

Every year countless pleasure-seeking tourists discover Pikes Peak country is filled with great things to do. For more than 100 years, the region ha

NEWS

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21st Signal Brigade 2019 Best Warrior Competition

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Senior NCO creates course to boost enlisted development

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Two Soldiers and Civilian recognized for quick action following accident

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NEXCOM CEO Announces Merger and the Creation of the NEX Far East District

Story by Kristine Sturkie on 04/09/2019 Retired Rear Adm. Robert J. Bianchi, CEO of the Navy Exchange Service Command (NEXCOM) announced today the merger of

716th Military Police Battalion leads Task Force to Alabama

FORT CAMPBELL, Kentucky After months of preparation, Soldiers from the 716th Military Police Battalion, 16th Military Police Brigade will depart Fort Campbell, in late February,
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