Advocate staff file photo by PATRICK DENNIS -- Saints head coach Sean Payton comments on a play during trainingcamp practice in August 2014 at the Saints training complex at The Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs , West Virginia.

The Saints will soon be heading back to West Virginia.

The team announced that it will report to The Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia on July 29 for training camp, with the first practice taking place a day later.

The Saints will remain at the resort until Aug. 20, at which point it will head back to New Orleans for an Aug. 22 preseason game against the New England Patriots. The team will then resume practices at its headquarters in Metairie on Aug. 24.

New Orleans plays its first preseason game on Aug. 13 at Baltimore.

The team also announced that rookie minicamp will take place from May 15-17, with mandataory minicamp running from June 16-18.

This is the team’s second year holding training camp at The Greenbrier. Training camp practices are open to the public.