Soldiers with 1st Brigade Combat Team qualify on the M240B at Fort Drum.
A 10th Combat Aviation Brigade Soldier helps guide a vehicle during rail load operations in preparation for Joint Readiness Training Center Rotation 21-06.
Soldiers with 2nd Brigade Combat Team practice clearing rooms with live rounds at Fort Drum.
10th Sustainment Brigade Soldiers return home after a 10-month deployment providing support in the Central Command area of operation.
Take a look at these upcoming events!
Current: Fair 35°F,Wind Speed W 10 G 18 mph, Wind Chill 27°F.
Tomorrow: Sunny, with a high near 52°F. West wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39°F. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph.
Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 62°F. Southwest wind around 11 mph.
Saturday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44°F. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Fire Danger Rating:
For the week of 19-25 April 2021: LOW
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Cantonment: GREEN as of 23 APR 21 4:00 AM
Range: AMBER as of 23 APR 21 4:00 AM
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Officials share facility updates
Fort Drum Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation officials have announced the following changes to fitness facilities are now in effect:
Atkins Functional Fitness Facility (Capacity: 90):
Monday through Friday: open 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. to DoD ID card holders with a mask. Saturday: open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. to DoD ID card holders with mask.
24/7 operation is available. For information on how to get an access card, call (315) 772-3377.
Magrath Sports Complex (Capacity: 175):
Fitness areas will be open as follows:
Monday through Friday: 6 to 9 a.m. to DoD ID card holders (vaccinated only); 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. to DoD ID card holders with a mask. Saturday: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. to DoD ID card holders with mask.
Racquetball courts are open from 9 a.m. to closing daily. Reservations are required; call (315) 772-9670.
Magrath Pool (Capacity: 35):
Monday through Friday: open 6 to 9 a.m. to DoD ID card holders (vaccinated only); open 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. to all DoD ID card holders. Children must be accompanied by a parent at all times.
Monti Physical Fitness Facility (Capacity: 150):
Sunday: open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. to DoD ID card holders with a mask. Monday through Friday: open 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. to DoD ID card holders with mask; 3 to 7 p.m. to DoD ID card holders (vaccinated only).
* NO guests allowed. Other than at Magrath Pool, no children younger than 17 will be permitted. *
Commander issues General Order 1G
The 10th Mountain Division (LI) and Fort Drum commander has issued General Order 1G for all individuals subject to military orders and stationed, assigned and/or attached to Fort Drum, and U.S. government civilian employees as indicated. To read the general order, click HERE.
Soldiers are limited to travel within the local travel area, which is defined as New York state and its five contiguous states (New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Massachusetts and Vermont) excluding the areas listed in Appendix A (updated March 16, 2021). The restricted travel areas are Nassau County, New York City, and Suffolk County in New York; Hampden County and Suffolk County, Massachusetts; Essex County, New Jersey; Allegheny County and Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania; and Canada.
For more information, visit our COVID-19 page.
Learn about state COVID-19 policies
To learn about New York state’s COVID-19 policies, including requirements for travelers, visit https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/covid-19-travel-advisory.