About Us

Welcome to the official Morale, Welfare and Recreation website for Naval Air Station Patuxent River where recreation isn’t just our job, it’s our way of life. The MWR program at NAS Pax is focused on providing affordable and fun quality of life programs for Active Duty, Retired Military, DoD Civilians, their families and Government Contractors with base access.

Nestled in St. Mary’s County, Maryland, where the waters of the Patuxent River and Chesapeake Bay meet, NAS Pax provides the perfect recreation climate for land and water lovers of all ages.



MWR Installation Map