MN Wing Encampment
Cadet Encampment is “an immersion into the full challenges and opportunities of cadet life”. This one-week course is held annually, mid-summer, at Camp Ripley, Little Falls MN. The purpose is for cadets to develop leadership skills, investigate the aerospace sciences and related careers, commit to a habit of regular exercise and reinforce their moral character.
Encampment is open to cadets who have completed Achievement 1 (first promotion) and have permission from their parents or guardian and unit commander. Cadet under the age of 13 are required to attend Encampment Preparatory School, a weekend course held prior to encampment.
Key dates for 2020 Encampment:
Cadre Training Weekend, 26-29 March
Encampment Preparatory School (EPS), 29-31 May
Encampment 2020, 25 Jul – 1 Aug (Students)
Click here for a link to the 2020 MN Encampment homepage: mncap.org/activities/encampment.