Getting Ready for Camp

Getting ready for camp is such an exciting time! What do I pack? How much do I need to bring? Should I bring an extra pair of shoes? And the questions go on. Campers (and camper parents), check out the Camper Packing List page for answers to all your questions!

Leaders, we have a special page of information for you! Check out the Getting Ready For Camp - Leaders page for lots of packing suggestions.

You know there is going to be great food at Camp COLEY! Take a look at this sample dining menu to see the great selections.

We love to sing songs at camp!! Here is the Camp COLEY Song Book with some of our favorite songs. Now is a great time to learn or brush up on the lyrics.

All campers in grade 6 or older are invited to join the ceremonial held during the closing campfire. Participants are required to wear a gown (females) or a vest (males). Here are some suggestions on how to make or purchase a gown/vest.

To make:

For either gender, purchase a pattern/fabric and make a gown/vest.and add fringe, beads, and badges.


To purchase:

For girls, buy a simple short-sleeved brown dress and add fringe, beads, and badges: or a short-sleeved costume and add beads/badges.

For boys, buy a vest and add beads/badges: boys size OR adult size

Check out our FAQs.