Key Dates for the  2021 Virginia Wing Summer Encampment:


(T) 1 August - 8 August 20201 at Fort Pickett in Blackstone, Virginia


Tentative Important Dates:

To Be Announced - Senior Member Staff Applications Open

To Be Announced - Executive Cadet Cadre Applications Open

To Be Announced - Ops & Support Cadre Applications Open

To Be Announced - Cadre Selection Exercise - Virginia Wing Headquarters, Richmond, VA

(T) 12 - 14 March 2021 - Staff Training Weekend 1 - Fort Pickett

(T) 25 - 27 June 2021 - Staff Training Weekend 2 - Fort Pickett




Details on the winter encampment can be found at this link



Details on the spring encampment can be found at this link


You've reached the home page of the one of the largest encampments in the Civil Air Patrol, with total participants averaging over 475!

 In 2019, members from the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Maine, Alaska  Indiana, Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Washington D.C., and Tennessee wings joined the Virginia Wing cadets and senior members dedicated to this outstanding activity. The students, cadre, and senior staff make the most of the 8 days they have to learn about leadership, teamwork, flight, character development, mentorship, the importance of physical fitness and a host of team building challenges. 

Continue to follow our adventures at VAWG Encampment on Facebook and on the wing's Instagram account