Items to Bring

Here is a list of items that we recommend each camper bring with them. If you would like to print this list at home for use as a checklist, click on this Items to Bring downloadable PDF form.

Note: Please put your name on all of your property.

Do not bring any electronic devices
(No Radio, CD/MP3 Player, I-pod, Cell Phone, DVD Player, Kindle, Nook, 3DS, Tablet, etc.)

Please do not bring anything to camp that you do not want to lose!

General Items

  • Sleeping bag
  • Pillow
  • Towels
  • Washcloths
  • Flashlight
  • Batteries
  • Unbreakable Cup
  • Laundry Bag
  • 3 pairs of shoes – No Flip Flops!
    • Recreation
    • River
    • Hiking
  • Shorts
  • Pants
  • T-Shirts
  • Sweatshirts
  • Warm Jacket
  • Pajamas
  • Underclothes and socks
  • Swimsuit
  • Casual Dress-up for Concert and party
    (no new or expensive clothes)


  • Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Toothbrush and Paste
  • Brush and Comb
  • Antiperspirant
  • Tissues
  • Band-Aids
  • Chapstick
  • Sunscreen
  • Insect Repellent (mosquitoes)


  • Canteen/water bottle
  • Fishing equipment
  • Camera (NOT cell phone)
  • Hat
  • Rain Poncho
  • Reading Book
  • Stationery and postage stamps
  • Playing Cards
  • Medication (in original containers, labeled with name and dosage instructions)

Please also bring…

Music Camp:  Bring your instrument and supplies such as 4 reeds, valve oil, extra strings, picks and the like. In addition, you’ll need a music stand, 4 clothespins, solos and etudes.

Art Camp: Bring your favorite sketch book, if you like.  All art supplies will be provided for you.

Chess Camp: Bring a standard tournament sized chessboard and pieces. Bring a tournament clock, if you’d like one.

We are happy to answer any questions you may have about what to bring and why. Just contact our Camp Office.