Packing List

Personal Hygiene (avoid fragrant items if possible as they attract insects)

  • Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Deodorant
  • Shaving Needs (if any)
  • Towel (may want two; one for showering, the other for swimming)
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrush


  • Complete Field/Class A uniform for dinner and retreat consisting of Scout socks, shorts, and khaki shirt
  • Troop or Scout shirt for Activities/Class B uniform for retreats during high heat
  • Swim Suit
  • Close Toed Shoes
  • Rain gear
  • Sufficient clothing for 7 days (coin operated laundry facilities are available at camp, detergent is available at the Trading Post)
  • Water-proof boots or hiking shoes
  • Jacket
  • Sleeping pad
  • Sleeping Bag
  • Bed sheet for hot evenings
  • Pillow or bag to stuff with clothing to use as pillow
  • Spare shoes
  • Extra socks

Outdoor Protection

  • Hat
  • Water bottle
  • Sunscreen
  • Non-aerosol insect repellent


  • Flash light
  • Extra batteries
  • Pencil
  • Paper
  • Money for extra activities/Trading Post
  • Items required for specific activities (see Leader Guide)
  • Review the pages of the Merit Badges you are planning on taking, and bring any pre-Req’s required.


  • Compass/GPS unit
  • Camera
  • Playing Cards
  • Fishing Equipment

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