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Bridgeport California Marine Corps MWTC

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‘Tis distance lends enchantment to the view, And robes the mountain in its azure hue. Thomas Campbell.

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Bridgeport Mountain Warfare Training Center is located in Northern California, just south of Lake Tahoe.

If you love being outdoors, you will love being stationed at Bridgeport. Year round recreational activities await you that include downhill and cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, fishing, camping, and hiking.

Weather

You will experience all four seasons here. The summers average in the 70s-80s and the winters average 20s-40s with an average snowfall of several feet a year.

 

Weather for Bridgeport
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Chance of Rain
70°/36°
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Chance of a Thunderstorm
64°/37°
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Chance of a Thunderstorm
68°/36°

You may be asking yourself what is there to do at Bridgeport Marine Corps Base?

Area Activities

Walker: 5 minutes from housing. Offers lodging for guests or those not yet stationed at Bridgeport, dining and recreational activities.

Brideport61 300x225 Bridgeport California Marine Corps MWTCTopaz Lake: 5 minutes from housing and offers a casino, lodging and food. Many spouses like to go and play the weekly Bingo game.

Gardnerville: Approximately 30 minutes from housing.

Carson City: Approximately 1 hour from housing. This is your closest major shopping, movies, etc.

Lake Tahoe: Approximately 1 hour from housing. Tahoe is split across Nevada and California. There are several large casinos on the Nevada side for gambling as well as 12 different ski areas, and of course the lake for water skiing and fishing. Check out the North Lake Tahoe event guide.

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ITT (Information Tickets and Tours): Discounted tickets to various events. Tickets take approximately five business days to arrive.

 

 

 

 

MILITARY HOUSING   |   ABOUT BRIDGEPORT BASE   |   AREA SCHOOLS

YOUTH CARE, ACTIVITIES & SPORTS   |   GETTING TO AND FROM   |   RESOURCES

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Area Schools for Bridgeport Marine Corps Base

ShareMILITARY HOUSING   |   ABOUT BRIDGEPORT BASE   |   GETTING TO AND FROM YOUTH CARE, ACTIVITIES & SPORTS   |   RESOURCES   Marine Corps Base Schools and School Districts How are the schools at Bridgeport Marine Corps Base? (any reviews are completely independent from the School Liaison Officer Office) Eastern Sierra Unified School District (CA) If you live in Coleville …

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Base Information and Guide for Marine Corps Base Bridgeport

ShareMILITARY HOUSING    |   AREA SCHOOLS  |  GETTING TO AND FROM YOUTH CARE, ACTIVITIES & SPORTS   |   RESOURCES   Commissary: A brand new commissary has been built for Bridgeport residents.  The closest ‘other’ grocery stores are offered in Gardnerville, which is about 45 minutes north of housing. There’s a super Walmart, Target and Trader Joe’s. Exchange: There is an exchange …

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Bridgeport Marine Corps Base Youth Care, Activities and Sports

ShareMILITARY HOUSING   |   ABOUT BRIDGEPORT BASE   |   AREA SCHOOLS       GETTING TO AND FROM   |   RESOURCES   Child Care Programs Children, Youth and Teen Programs: Offers family care referrals (on base home daycares), School Age Care for after school programs, and CDC (Child Development Center) which takes children six weeks thru six years. Child Development Center: Takes children …

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Getting To and From

ShareMILITARY HOUSING   |   ABOUT BRIDGEPORT BASE   |   AREA SCHOOLS YOUTH CARE, ACTIVITIES & SPORTS     |   RESOURCES   Which airport should I fly into to get to Bridgeport Marine Corps Base?  How far should I drive to get to Bridgeport? Major airports Note that the times are rough estimates and can change depending on traffic. Reno, NV(RNO) - Approximately …

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Military Housing for Bridgeport Marine Corps Base

Share   ABOUT BRIDGEPORT BASE   |   AREA SCHOOLS   |   GETTING TO AND FROM YOUTH CARE, ACTIVITIES & SPORTS  |   GETTING TO AND FROM   |   RESOURCES   Housing Rentals off Base for Marine Corps Base Bridgeport Should I rent housing at Bridgeport Marine Corps Base? There are not too many home rentals for military in the area. The BAH (Basic Allowance for Housing …

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Resources for Bridgeport Marine Corps Base

ShareMILITARY HOUSING   |   BASE INFO   |   AREA SCHOOLS YOUTH CARE, ACTIVITIES & SPORTS   |   GETTING TO AND FROM   Looking for some helpful websites for more information?  Here are a bunch of links that we have found helpful for Bridgeport Marine Corps Base including a naval clinic listing, housing links and more. Official Marine Corps Base Bridgeport MCCS …

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