Packing List

Packing List for 2-Week, 3-Week, 4-Week, and Full Summer Campers

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We suggest that each camper bring the items below to camp. Clothing is washed by camp’s internal laundry service approximately once per week. The packing list below is based on a 3 – 4 week session. Parents of 12-day campers should adjust quantities accordingly. Laundry for 12-day campers will be done approximately halfway through the session. Laundry for full-summer campers will also be washed during intersession.

Clothing 

  • 1 medium/lightweight jacket/fleece
  • 1 raincoat/poncho
  • 2 sweatshirts (1 heavy /fleece)
  • 4 long-sleeved shirts
  • 14 t-shirts (2 per day), include 2 green, 2 blue, 2 red, and 2 yellow shirts for Maccabiah (color war)
  • 1 white t-shirt for tie-dying
  • 16 pairs of underwear
  • 14 pairs of socks
  • 3 pairs of long pants
  • 8 pairs of shorts
  • 2 lightweight pajamas
  • 1 heavyweight pajamas/sweats
  • 3 bathing suits
  • 2 hats/bandanas
  • 2 pair sneakers (mandatory)
  • 1 pair hiking boots/shoes for messy activities and mud obstacle course
  • 1 pair shower shoes
  • 1 nicer outfit (dress, etc.) for dance/banquet
  • 1 outfit for messy activities and mud obstacle course

For Shabbat 

  • 2 white shirts/t-shirts (mandatory)
  • 2 dressier shorts/pants
  • 1 white dress/skirt (optional)
  • Kippah (optional)
  • Talit (optional)

Linens & Toiletries 

  • Sleeping bag
  • Pillow
  • Blanket
  • 2 sets of twin sheets with pillowcases
  • 3 beach towels
  • 2 bath towels
  • 2 hand towels
  • Tissues
  • Soap (in a container) or body wash
  • Shampoo and conditioner
  • 2 toothbrushes
  • Toothpaste
  • Deodorant
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Comb/brush
  • Carrying device for toiletries
  • Flashlight with extra batteries
  • 2 Water bottles, labeled (mandatory)
  • Stationery, envelopes, stamps, and pens
  • Sunscreen
  • Insect repellent
  • Laundry bag
  • Backpack/daypack
  • Duffle bag/large back-pack for trip (Kaufmann, Macks, LIT, and CIT Only)

Optional

  • Posters/pictures
  • Baseball glove/tennis racket/lacrosse stick
  • Musical instrument
  • Swim goggles/ear plugs
  • Flip flops/sandals for Shabbat, cabin and pool
  • Books
  • Journal
  • Digital Camera
  • Battery-operated fan
  • Croakies/eyewear retaining cord
  • Closed-toe crocs
  • Screen-free music player

Packing List for Yotair (Rookie Camp)

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Clothing 

  • 1 medium/lightweight jacket/fleece
  • 1 raincoat/poncho
  • 2 sweatshirts (1 heavy /fleece)
  • 2 long-sleeved shirts
  • 8 t-shirts (2/day)
  • 8 pairs of underwear
  • 8 pairs of socks
  • 2 pairs of long pants
  • 5 pairs of shorts
  • 2 lightweight pajamas
  • 1 heavyweight pajamas/sweats
  • 2 bathing suits
  • 1 hat/bandana
  • 1 pair sneakers (mandatory)
  • 1 pair shoes for messy activities and mud obstacle course
  • 1 pair shower shoes
  • 1 outfit for messy activities and mud obstacle course

Linens & Toiletries

  • Pillow
  • Blanket
  • 1 set of twin sheets with pillowcases
  • 2 beach towels
  • 1 bath towel
  • 1 hand towel
  • Tissues
  • Soap (in a container) or body wash
  • Shampoo/conditioner
  • 1 toothbrush
  • Toothpaste
  • Deodorant
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Comb/brush
  • Carrying device for toiletries
  • Flashlight with extra batteries
  • Water bottle, labeled (mandatory)
  • Sunscreen
  • Insect repellent

Optional

  • Swim goggles/ear plugs
  • Flip flops/sandals for cabin and pool
  • Books
  • Journal
  • Digital camera
  • Battery-operated fan
  • Croakies/eyewear retaining cord
  • Closed-toe crocs
  • Screen-free music player