General Information

General Information

General Information

The Suffield Junior Ranks' Mess / Longhorn is a hub of activity for it's members on a daily basis.  We proudly support Mess members from both the Canadian and British Armed Forces.  As such, the Mess shall be operated in accordance with regulations and orders governing the operation of Messes in the Canadian Forces, and the instructions contained in our Constitution and By-laws which amplify it. The Base Commander, Canadian Forces Base Suffield is the Commanding Officer of the Mess. The Base Regimental Sergeant Major is his representative and is the senior Mess member of this Mess.  It is understood that customs and traditions in the Canadian Forces and the British Forces differ. Accommodation will be attempted but it must be clearly understood that the Mess will operate within the confines of the rules, regulations and orders at all times.
 
Amenities
The Suffield Junior Ranks' Mess offers 2 pool tables, 2 dart boards, a foosball table, multiple 50" TV with cable package (including 1 with BFBS), and a large fenced yard with a patio area.  

WIFI is available for all members who have booked into the Mess.  Please consult with a member of the Mess staff for the access code. 
*Please note that unauthorized downloads (ie: movies) are not allowed.  If notification is received, it will cause a disruption in WIFI services at the discretion of the Base RSM. 

National Designated Driver Program
Should you be a designated driver for an evening out at the Mess, we will provide you with a complementary non-alcoholic beverage! Let the bartender know and they will ensure you are taken care of!

Smoking
Smoking includes not only cigarettes, pipes, cigars, but it also encompasses Vaping as well.  The only designated smoking area for the Mess is the patio.  Smoking in any other area of the Mess is strictly prohibited unless a specific area has been approved in advance for Mess Functions.