What are the policies
regarding the Jetty and Beach area?
All authorized personnel may use the TRACEN jetty area for
fishing only. Fishing is permitted from 0700 until 15 minutes after
sunset. Jetty passes are issued at the Main Gate and must be returned
no later than 30 minutes after sunset. Swimming and sunbathing is not
permitted. The beach area is off limits to everyone.
When is the Jetty closed?
The jetty will be closed
from 31 December through 15 March. It will also be closed all times when
weather conditions prohibit safe use.
are intramural sports offered?
Softball – June through September
Basketball – One four-month period between October and May
Volleyball – One four-month period between October and May
Golf – One outing per month from April through November (Fee is charged
to cover green fees)
can I make a reservation for MWR Equipment?
Contact Gear Issue by calling
(609) 374-0770 or (609) 374-0767.
Where can I hold a Birthday Party or other Special Event?
At the Harbor View Club,
Oceanside Community Club, or the Picnic Pavilion. Please contact the
Coordinator (609-898-6396) or the MWR Office (609-898-6922).
there a Lodging Facility on the Training Center?
Yes, we have Guest Quarters that consist of six fully furnished
2-bedroom units with a living room, kitchen, and full bathroom.
Eligibility for assignment is through a priority list; those arriving
on PCS orders and active duty personnel on authorized TAD and leave
status have precedence.
When is check-in/check-out for the Guest Quarters?
Check-in time is between 1:00 AM and
3:30 PM, and check-out is between 8:00 AM and 10:00AM, Monday through Friday.
All occupants must check-in and check-out with the MWR
Office. If you must check-in or check-out outside of these times contact
the MWR Office to make alternate arrangements
How far in advance do I need to make reservations
for the Guest Quarters?
Since space availability can be limited, we recommend that you apply a
month in advance or the earliest time possible.
heating/air conditioning units in the
Do you have a place where I can park/store my RV, Boat or
MWR currently does not have any
facilities, but contact GSK at (609) 898-6936.
Is there a campground on
What are the community regulations regarding the use of a bike helmet?
It is required for bike riders of
ALL AGES to wear a helmet on the USCG Training Center. Although the
city of Cape May does not have strict requirements for helmet use, we
highly recommend it due to hazardous drivers not from the local area.
do I make a reservation for the Picnic Pavilion?
A Reservation Request Form must
be filled out and submitted to the MWR Office. Additionally, if there
will be alcohol at the event, an Alcohol Request Form must be submitted
as well. Please refer to the MWR Facilities page for forms.