Personal Equipment Check List Summer Camp @ YAWGOOG TROOP 112,JACOBSTOWN NJ
**MUST** ==> Medical Exam Form (signed by MD)<== or we can't let you leave Jacobstown! Clothing ___ Shower shoes / flip flops (keep your feet off shower floor) ___ Jacket (rain jacket best) ___ Heavy Shirt (wool) or Sweatshirt (hooded) just in case) ___ Official Boy Scout Uniform (CLASS A)- wear each night at dinner. ___ Shirt with proper insignia ___ Extra Boy Scout Shirt (optional) ___ Neckerchief & slide ___ Scout Shorts - several (3-4) ___ Scout Belt ___ Stockings (red top) ___ Scout Cap (optional) ___ Hiking Boots (shouldn't hike in sneakers) ___ Troop 112 T-Shirt (CLASS B uniform) (several suggested) ___ Underwear (6 prs) ___ Socks (6 prs) ___ Swim Trunks & Swim Towel (extra optional) ___ Swim goggles (optional) ___ Poncho / Raincoat with Hood or Hat ___ Sneakers ___ Waterproof Sandals (no water shoes) ___ Spare shoe laces
Misc. ___ Boy Scout Handbook - packed in Ziploc bag ___ Money (Food up, Food back, spending @ Camp ~$20) ___ Merit Badge Pamphlets & any Homework for Merit Badges ___ Spiral or loose leaf notebook & pens / pencils ___ Clothespins & 2 plastic hangars ___ Snack foods ___ Heavy duty trash Plastic bags (to 'waterproof' packs & bags) ___ Extra Zip-Lock bag for papers, pens, merit badges ___ Footlocker or Trunk (Pack or Duffel Bag OK) ___ Sleeping Bag (liner optional but useful) ___ Sheet for hot weather ___ Insect Repellant (NO Aerosol sprays!!) ___ Sun shield lotion ___ Toiletries - deodorant ___ Soap in soap dish & unbreakable mirror ___ Comb or brush ___ Toothbrush & toothpaste ___ Towels (2) & washcloth ___ Medications prescribed by MD ___ Deodorant (NO Aerosol sprays!!) ___ Good flashlights & spare batteries & matching spare bulb ___ Spare eyeglasses & case (or contacts & cleaning supplies) ___ "Croakier" or other floating glasses strap (if eyeglasses) ___ Stamped & Addressed envelope & paper for home (must write once)
Optional Items ___ Watch ___ Camera & film ___ Mosquito netting for bunk & rope (we have poles to hang it) ___ Pillow, blanket / teddy bear (Yawgoog will be our home for a week) ___ Water container (jogging type) ___ ADULT : coffee mug / folding chair / reading material / comfy stuff ___ Compass ___ Fishing poles & lures ___ Sharp folding knife & totem' chip card ___ Sunglasses ___ 1st aid kit & mole skin for feet ___ Small daypack is handy for notebooks & merit badge books, pens etc.
DO NOT BRING the following: NO! - CD players, Radio, TV, cell phones etc.. (except for trip to/from camp) NO! - Fireworks, matches, etc... NO! - Long knifes & sheath (only folding) or Hatchets
NOTES : 1) All gear should be labeled with YOUR FULL NAME : esp. underwear & socks 2) Swimming & Lifesaving merit badge : need long-sleeve shirt & long pants (not scout shirt) 3) Pack snack foods in metal containers (mice, chipmunks can get in otherwise) 4) All medications must be properly labeled in containers prepared by your physician or pharmacist, and be identified to the Scoutmaster BEFORE we depart for camp. 5)Anyone caught with tobacco products, alcohol, or illegal drugs will be immediately reported to their parents or guardians, who in turn will be asked to remove the offender from camp.
last up date June 7, 2005 RYD