Hidden Gems of Fort Lee

Hidden Gems of Fort Lee

It’s a dreaded fact of the permanent change of station move, you’ve learned the ins and outs of your losing installation and you’re looking like a deer caught in the headlights at your gaining installation.

Where do I go for the best grilled chicken sandwich, who has the shortest lines for lunch and what’s there to do for fun around here?

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You may not need help finding the big spots on post like the installation’s fitness centers or Army Community Service but do you know about the dog park near where your dog can run unfettered and make new friends?

The Fort Lee Dog Park is an off-leash area for dogs within the Fort Lee community. The park is open sunrise to sunset and is located on Battle Drive behind the DMV location. A new self-service Barks and Bubbles Pet Wash is located next to the park.

If you’ve stayed at Fort Lee Lodging, you may know about the Sustainer’s Pub. Nested within the Lodge, it features flat screen televisions, drink specials, weekly trivia nights and much more. The pub is open to the entire Fort Lee community. Hours of operations vary based on schedule activities.

The Auto Crafts Center located on Battle Drive behind the dog park is equipped with vehicle lifts, bay space and tools and the facility allows patrons to perform minor vehicle repairs. The self-help facility has a trained instructor on duty to provide automobile repair assistance. Patrons may use tools to assist with repairs while on the premises. Short- and long-term storage is available.

Fort Lee’s newest family entertainment facility is the Ten Strike Bowling Center. It’s by far the best bowling center in the area with 30 lanes, adult and free youth league play, an arcade area and the Action City Grille featuring a variety of food and drink options. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned bowler, this place offers something for everyone.