Kit List for Summer Camp

What to Bring to Overnight Summer Camp

Packing List

  • A PFD Lifejacket (on top of bag)
  • Swimwear
  • Several t-shirts
  • 5 x Shorts
  • 2 x Sweaters
  • 1 x Sweatpants
  • 8 x Socks
  • 10 x Underwear
  • 1 x Extra Footwear
  • Sleeping Bag
  • Pillow (pack to stay dry)
  • Extra Blanket
  • Flashlight (with extra batteries)
  • Toothbrush & Toothpaste
  • Shampoo (must be biodegradable!)
  • Insect Repellent
  • Suncreen
  • Amusing Camp Hat
  • Paper/Pens/Pencils
  • Rainwear
  • Campfire Blanket
  • Special Banquet Clothes
    • Sport shirt & white tennis shorts for boys
    • A nice outfit for girls
  • Overnight Trip Utensils - knife, fork, spoon, bowl, plate, mug


Do Not Bring...

  • MP3 Players/Ipods
  • Cell Phones (International campers excepted)
  • Electronic Games
  • Radios
  • Two-way Radios
  • Chewing Gum/Food/Candy
  • Nutella


Optional Items

  • Gym Shorts/Leotards
  • Gymnastic Footwear/Hand Grips
  • Extra Swimwear (in particular for skiiers)
  • Camera
  • Compass
  • Fishing Tackle
  • Hair Band/Elastics
  • Swim Mask/Fins/Snorkel
  • Musical Instrument
  • Stuffed Animal


Click here for a Printable PDF Packing List


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Weekly Laundry service is provided for all 4, 6 and 8 week campers at no extra charge.


Pack everything in soft dunnage or medium hockey bags (No trunks or suitcases)