Camp Ripley Training Center Facilities

DNR Enforcement Center

Camp Ripley houses the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Enforcement Center. DNR Conservation Officers train year-round in Camp Ripley's diverse habitat. Go to the DNR Enforcement site. The DNR also offers many benefits to Service members and their families.

State Patrol Training Academy

Camp Ripley has been the host for the Minnesota State Patrol Academy since 1996. The front gates have welcomed many women and men as recruits and ushered them out as members of Minnesota's finest--the Minnesota State Patrol. Further information about the Minnesota State Patrol Academy may also be obtained through or