Welcome to the website of the Ohio Wing Encampment. Throughout the year, Civil Air Patrol cadets and senior members come together to plan what we hope to be one of the best weeks of a cadet's life. 

The following site should provide some answers to questions you may have concerning our encampment. If you have additional questions, comments or concerns, feel free to visit the Contact Us section to contact us.

Who: Civil Air Patrol cadets, especially those who have not attended another encampment.

What: The Civil Air Patrol encampment is a truly unique opportunity for young adults between the ages of 12-21 to expand their leadership skills and gain an early understanding of the military lifestyle. Over the course of a week, new cadets are introduced to a variety of mental and physical challenges designed to build and enforce the Civil Air Patrol Core Values: Integrity, Volunteer Service, Excellence, and Respect.

When: Saturday 16 July - 23 July 2016

Where: Wright-Patterson AFB / Wright State University

Why: Successful completion of an encampment is required for the Billy Mitchell Award and opens up many new and exciting opportunities for CAP cadets, including numerous college and flight scholarshipsNational Cadet Special Activities, and the ability to return to encampment as cadet staff. 

Cost: $250

To Register: Please visit the Registration Website before 1 July 2016 and apply for the Cadet Encampment Assistance Program (CEAP) as soon as possible to potentially receive financial assistance. 

Update 6/1/16: Cadet Encampment Assistance Program funds for the Spring/Summer 2016 season have been expended. All new applications will be added to the waitlist. Cadets from the waitlist will be processed as funds become available. 

For more information regarding encampment, visit the Contact Us page.