Government Shutdown Notice:

As a result of the government shutdown, the following is in effect:

Idhao National Guard

Welcome to the Idaho National Guard MWR Program


The Idaho National Guard MWR Program strives to provide service members and their families with all the necessary needs and recreation to make Gowen Field their home.

The ultimate goal of the Idaho National Guard MWR Program is to support and build strong relationships which are beneficial to military and civilian personnel at the Gowen Field Military Installation.

Authorized Patrons

  • Active Duty Military & family members*
  • Military retirees & family members*
  • Department of Defense Civilians & family members*
  • Department of Defense Civilian retirees & family members*
  • Active Reservists & family members*
  • Government contractor currently working on this installation.
  • National Guard & family members*
  • Disabled Veterans

* Family members must be a spouse or any children under the age of 23, and primary residence must be with the sponsor.


Gowen Field Fitness Center

Located in Building 720, the MWR Fitness Center is open 24 hour/7 days per week. With everything from stair climbers, treadmills, ellipticals, to tons of strength training equipment, there is something for everyone.

Age Requirements
  • As a Family member, children and youth (13-15 years old), must be actively participating in the SAME ACTIVITY and under the direct supervision of a parent or guardian.
  • Children 12 years old and under may not use any of the fitness equipment in this facility at any time.
Group/Unit Training

Organized Fitness Training in this facility will be coordinated in advance to prevent over booking of the facility. Please contact the IDNG MWR Program at 272-8235.

Gowen Club and Grill


The Gowen Field Club is open to all ranks. No persons under 21 permitted.


Mon-Sat 1530-2230
Sunday 1530-2100

**The Club will remain open until 2400, if business warrants


Have a lunch bite at the Gowen Grill from Tue-Fri 1100–1300

Conveniently located at Building 710, the Grill offers a great selection of freshly prepared lunch menu items.

Check back each week for daily specials and promotions

Contact Info

To contact the Club or Grill call 422-5668

Gowen Events Center

The Gowen Field Banquet and Conference Center offers you and your guest the perfect place to host command events, receptions, training and conferences. Whatever the occasion, retirement, change of command, weddings, training seminar, our professional catering will help design the perfect event for you.

To schedule an event and tour the facility, please contact
208-272-8231. Office Hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday 0900–1600.

RV Park

Park Info

  • Seven total spaces
  • Back-in access
  • Full hookups
  • 25 or 50 amp electrical service
  • Reservations can be made no earlier than 30 days out
  • Maximum stay is 30-days

Nightly Rates


Contact Info

For questions or reservations, call 272-4451