Leader Packing List

Camp COLEY Leader Packing Suggestions
(click here to download the list)

For Your Tent:
  • Pillow
  • Sleeping Bag
  • Fitted Sheet (optional)
  • Extra Blanket
  • Lawn Chair
  • Old piece of rug for your tent
  • Battery operated lamp
  • Milk crate or something to be used as a nightstand
  • Radio
  • Alarm Clock (Battery Operated)
  • Backpack
  • Flashlight 
For Yourself: (2 outfits per day)
  • Jeans
  • Sweatpants/Sweatshirts
  • Shorts
  • T-shirts
  • Underwear
  • Socks
  • PJs
  • One piece bathing suits or 2 piece suits that cover your
    midriff so stomachs are covered.
  • Windbreaker/Rain Jacket
  • Towels (shower, beach, wash clothes)
  • Shampoo/Conditioner
  • Soap/Razor/Shaving Cream
  • Toothbrush/Toothpaste
  • Lotion/Sunblock
  • Deodorant
  • Tissues/Brush/Comb
  • Boots or Hiking Sneakers
  • Sturdy Sneakers (2)
  • Shower Shoes
  • Camera/Batteries
  • Sunglasses
  • Leaders Information Folder
  • Indian Gown/Vest (if you have one) 
For the Site: 
These items can be divided up among the site co-leaders.
Please touch base with your co-leaders to discuss who is
bringing which supplies.
  • First Aid Kit
  • American Flag 
  • Wooden Matches 
  • Propane Lantern with extra mantles
  • Clothesline 
  • Small games/crafts 
  • Extra paper for drawing 
  • Plastic bags for papers, etc.
  • Extra stamps (for kids to buy)
  • Extra tampons/pads
  • Tea/Coffee travel mug
  • Ziploc bags/trash bags 
  • Citronella candles 
  • Lysol 
  • Pine Sol cleaner 
  • Small mirror 
  • Paper Towels 
  • Felt or Gateway materials 
    (can make a flag for your site as well)
  • Rope for Gateway
  • Table covers 
  • Crayons/Markers/Pencils 
  • Scissors 
  • Stapler 
  • Construction Paper 
  • Masking Tape/Duct Tape 
Wednesday Night Cookout:
You will help prepare dinner so bring anything you think you might need such as pot holders, tongs, metal spatula, serving bowls, aluminum foil, sharp knives, cutting boards, salt, pepper, etc.

Bulletin Board Items:
  • Caper charts, map of camp, site schedule (These can be enlarged on cardboard and covered with plastic ahead of time.)
  • Thumb tacks 
  • CIT gifts 
  • Your enthusiasm and spirit for camp