Packing List – Blueberry Cove Residential Camp

For all Blueberry Cove Residential Campers: (mini camp, 1- and 2-week residential camp, Soccer)

Notes:  Double the * items for 2-week sessions ~ Cabin storage is limited, please pack efficiently ~ Please remember to label all clothing & belongings, you may also want to include a list of the items brought to camp.

  • Warm sleeping bag or sheets and blankets (cabins can get cold at night — even in summer)
  • Pillow
  • 2 Long pants*
  • 2 Short pants*
  • 1 Long-sleeved shirt (at least)*
  • 5 short-sleeved shirts*
  • 5 underwear and socks*
  • 1 Towel*
  • Old wool socks and clothes for “muddling”
  • Swimsuit
  • Hat
  • 1 sweater or sweatshirt (fleece)
  • Waterproof raincoat (no ponchos)
  • Toiletries (soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, etc.)
  • 2 pair footwear (sneakers, etc.)
  • sandals for getting wet (no flip-flops)
  • Bug repellent (prefer non-aerosol and DEET-free)
  • Sunscreen
  • Daypack
  • Flashlight/headlamp with extra batteries
  • Water bottle (reusable plastic beverage containers are great)
  • small journal and pencil

If your camper takes any medications, pack enough medication to last the entire camp session.  ALL items should be in their original packaging, bottle or container that identifies the prescribing physician (if prescription drug), the name of the medication, the dosage and the frequency of administration.

For Dutch Soccer participants:

  • Cleats (already broken in; do not purchase new for this program!)
  • Soccer ball
  • warm up / exercise clothes

For Sailing participants:

  • Coast Guard approved PFD (personal flotation device)
  • Footwear that fully encloses foot (no flip flops or sandals)
  • Towel & spare clothing (same as regular day camp list above)
  • There is a separate additional registration form and waiver to be completed by parents.

Optional Items:

  • Compass
  • Camera and film (digital cameras are okay)
  • fishing gear (must be kept with camp staff)
  • hiking boots
  • stationery, stamps, envelopes, pen and/or pencil
  • pajamas
  • bag for dirty clothes
  • favorite stuffed animal for sleeping

Please avoid bringing:

  • anything electrical/electronic (MP3 players, cell phones, etc)
  • money or valuables
  • food!
  • weapons of any kind
  • drugs, alcohol, cigarettes
  • live animals or pets
  • vehicles (including bicycles)
  • sports equipment