1st Infantry Division
Fort Riley is home to the 1st Infantry Division.
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Historic Fort Riley
Fort Riley was established in 1853 along the Santa Fe Trail to protect settlers and travelers as they moved westward.
Modern training facilities and ranges at Fort Riley ensure our warfighters are prepared to deploy around the globe in support of our nation's freedom.
Fort Riley features six physical fitness centers with top-of-the-line equipment and programs designed to offer what you need to stay in shape and be healthy.
Fort Riley delivers the full spectrum of the live, virtual, construct, and gaming integrated training environment to the Soldiers of the 1st Infantry Division and partnered National Guard and Army Reserve units.
Irwin Army Community Hospital
Irwin Army Community Hospital opened in 2016, offering the Fort Riley community state of the art facilities.
The Flint Hills region offers residents a diverse array of activities. Explore the natural wonders of the Central Flint Hills and Milford Wetlands, visit cultural and historic sites, or try your hand at indoor and outdoor recreation activites both on and off post.
WHO WE ARE
Fort Riley is located in the Flint Hills Region of Kansas. We are home to Soldiers and families of the 1st Infantry Division known as "The Big Red One" which celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2017. There are approximately 15,000 active duty service members assigned to Fort Riley with more than 18,000 family members, 29,000 veterans and retirees and 5,600 civilian employees who live in the region and/or work at the post. The 1st Infantry Division as well as National Guard and Reserve units from several states use the modern training facilities at Fort Riley to gain skills necessary to defend our nation. Garrisons, also called an installation or post, are communities that provide many of the same types of services expected from any small town. Law enforcement, fire protection, sports & recreational facilities, religious activities, child & youth programs are just a small sample of the support and services we provide every day.
GOOD TO KNOW
2020 TRICK-OR-TREATING ON-POST
Prepare now for traditional Trick-or-Treating on Halloween. On-post, residential trick-or-treating will be authorized 4:30 - 6:30 p.m., Oct. 31.
- Trusted Traveler program will be suspended during those times to allow on-post residents to securely visit neighbors.
- Follow these basic guidelines to safely enjoy Halloween 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic:
- Correctly wear a cloth face covering
- Carry hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol and use at regular intervals while outside your home.
- Accept only commercially packaged, non-perishable items.
- Practice physical distancing.
- Always leave at least 6-feet of space between yourself and people not in your household.
- Do not crowd sidewalks, driveways, or porches.
- Wait until a porch or doorway is empty before approaching a home.
OCTOBER IS NATIONAL DISABILITY AWARENESS MONTH
National Disability Employment Awareness Month is observed throughout the entire month of October and recognizes the accomplishments and contributions that men and women with disabilities make each day within our nation.
For more information, please call 785-239-3263 or CLICK HERE to visit the page.
OCTOBER IS DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH
Domestic violence does not discriminate. It affects people of all socioeconomic backgrounds and education levels. If you have an emergency - contact the Victim Advocate hotline at 785-307-1373. For information on workshops to to help families adapt to Military life, promote positive family relationships and reduce incidents of family violence visit the Family Advocacy Program page. #StopViolence
ANNOUNCEMENTSFort Riley Culinary Outpost Food Truck Operating Hours
20 Oct 2020 08:02
For breakfast you can find the food truck at 7103 Trooper Drive from 0800-0930, and at 8616 Sustainment Drive from 11:30 to 13:00 for lunch. The Culinary Outpost Food Truck accepts meal cards and cash only at this time.
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DEERS/ID Card office moved
07 Oct 2020 07:47
DEERS/ID Card office has moved to Building 210, Custer Avenue, Room 123. The hours of operation remain the same.