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Cadet Encampment




       *** 2022 COLORADO WING  ENCAMPMENT ***

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The 2022 Colorado Wing Encampment Cadet-student Pre-Registration is now OPEN!   

  • Dates:   4-11 June 2022    
    • PIPER Cadet and Senior Staff training tentative dates:  May 31-June 3. (Alternate:  4-5 June)
  • Location:   US Air Force Academy Prep School, Colorado Springs, CO 
  • Deadline to Pre-Register:  11:59  8 April 2022
  • Price:  TBD, but near $300
    • Final cost TBD, but will be approx. $300.00, payment info will be sent to final applicants
  • Primary Point of contact [PoC] is: 1st Lt K. Peck


The 2022 Encampment Commander assigned is Captain Chris Peck, former Commander of the Eagle County Composite Squadron and veteran of 6 Encampments.

Encampment Commandant is Lt Col Mike McNeely, a long-time Encampment Commandant who will ensure there will be a ‘Banana Day.’

Registration Link: 

All Civil Air Patrol Cadets who have not previously attended an Encampment as a student, and are of grade Curry or higher, are welcome to complete this Pre-Registration form to indicate both your interest and availability to attend the Colorado Wing Encampment. Students will be selected based on grade and age reported in this form.  Cadets slotted will be announced on 15 April 2022.  Slotted cadets will be emailed the Invitation to Apply shortly after and supplied further instructions. 


Note: ** Air Force Academy requirements: 

Current guidance (can change by June) is that vaccinations are required with verifications or evidence of a negative test within 72 hours for the Civil Air Patrol participants staying overnight in the Prep School dorms.

This policy might be updated and the Wing will notify all concerned parties.

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