About Fort Barfoot…
Welcome to Fort Barfoot, a premier training facility outside the charming town of Blackstone, Virginia. This excellent location, formerly known as Fort Pickett, is home to the Army National Guard Maneuver Training Center.
The Army National Guard Maneuver Training Center provides cutting-edge facilities and resources to support training requirements. Fort Barfoot provides a dynamic and immersive environment for improving military expertise, from extensive simulations and tactical exercises to specialized training programs.
Aside from the training site, the town of Blackstone offers a friendly and welcoming environment for troops and their families. Explore the local community, which offers a variety of amenities, services, and recreational possibilities, and embrace the small-town charm. Immerse yourself in the region’s rich cultural heritage, eat delicious local cuisine, and feel the warmth and hospitality of the locals.
The strategic location of Fort Barfoot allows you easy access to nearby attractions, allowing you to enjoy the beauty of Virginia. During your downtime, you’ll have the opportunity to make great memories, from breathtaking outdoor trips to dynamic city excursions.
This base is more than simply a training facility; it’s a place where bonds are made, skills are refined, and lasting friendships are formed. As a proud member of the Virginia Army National Guard, embrace the chances that await you and grab every opportunity to become the best version of yourself.