The Maine Wing Encampment 2019 is scheduled from August 8 to August 17, 2019.  It will be held at the Bog Brook Training Site in Gilead, Maine.

 

Cadre participation dates will be from August 5 to August 17, 2019.


DRIVING DIRECTIONS TO BOG BROOK  AND ARRIVAL INSTRUCTIONS

Bog Brook Training Site is located in Gilead, Maine.  It is situated along Route 2, about 12 miles west of Bethel, Maine and about 15 miles east of Gorham, NH.  

Travel from southern Maine:  The simplest route is via the Maine Turnpike to the Gray exit.  From Gray, Take Route 26 West to Bethel. From Bethel take Route 2 West to Gilead.  

Travel from eastern and northern Maine:  From the northern and northeastern counties most will want to travel Route 95 to Newport. From Newport take Route 2 and remain on that route all the way to Gilead and Bog Brook.

Please refer to the following link for a Google Maps assist. Directions to Bog Brook. Enter your departure point


Arrival for student cadets at Maine Wing Encampment 2019 will be on August 8th between 12:00PM and 1:00PM.  Cadet should arrive at Bog Brook in either Class B's, BDU's or ABU's.  The ABU or BDU uniform is recommended for the trip.

Please be prompt as we need to complete the sign-in process expeditiously.  We have limited time to in-process students and your cooperation will be greatly appreciated.
Students should eat a lunch en route as no noon meal will not be served.  Please bring all items listed on the PACKING LIST.  

Registrations for the Maine Wing Encampment will open on March 1, 2019.  

 

To register, Student Cadre, Advanced Students and Students will need to submit the following forms: CAPF 60-80, CAPF 31, CAPF 160, CAPF 161 and CAPF 163 and a fee of $165.00.  

 

Registration forms will need to be filled out and mailed to CAP Maine Wing HQ Encampment, P.O. Box 5006, Augusta, ME 04333-5006 no later than June 30, 2019.  All fees must be paid in full with the registration paperwork.  Checks should be made out to Civil Air Patrol 

 

For those cadets in need of financial assistance for encampment, funding may be available through CAP's CEAP program. Financial assistance should be applied for as soon as possible, funding is limited. The program will begin accepting applications on March 1, 2019. Information on the CEAP program and application for assistance can be found a the following link:  

https://www.capnhq.gov/CAP.Events.Web/Modules/CEAP.aspx .

 

Forms can be downloaded at the following web address:  

 https://www.gocivilairpatrol.com/members/publications/forms

 

Those senior members who are selected as staff will receive separate registration instructions.

 

All registration forms must be submitted through the US Mail.  There will be no electronic registration for this activity.

 

Students and Cadre registering from other wings than Maine Wing will need to contact their own Wing Commanders to obtain permission to participate in the Maine Wing Encampment.  

 

Registrations will close on June 30, 2019.  No late registration is planned as the June 30th date leaves plenty of time to register (approximately 120 days).

 

Instructions such as packinglists and travel instructions will be posted on this site in May, 2019.  

 Encampment 2019 Packing List

Thank you very much for your interest in the Maine Wing Encampment 2019.