Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton


Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton

"The West Coast's Premiere Expeditionary Training Base"
Public Affairs - Community Relations

Community Relations

To request a Color Guard, please send the following DD Form 2536 form to no less than 30-days prior to your event."

All requests must be submitted in accordance with the eligibility criteria and MCO 5720.77, Chapter 6.

Base Tours
Camp Pendleton community relations section provides base tours to eligible groups if availability and operational commitments permit. A typical tour group will include up to 50 individuals in the group.   Groups are responsible for their own transportation. Please submit request to using the DD Form 2536 between 45 to 90 days before requested date. We will not accept requests more than 90 days in advance.

Sponsored Visits
Depending on Camp Pendleton's security posture, authorized-sponsor (active duty, retired military or base resident) visits can be conducted. Proper identification (driver's license), vehicle registration, current proof of vehicle insurance and an authorized sponsor are needed to access the base. For additional information, go to our Base Access page.

 To find a local U.S. Marine Corps Reserve unit near you, go to:

Contact Us
MCI West – Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton
Community Relations
Phone: (760) 725-5799