Learning Through Adventure!

Education & Outdoor Recreation

Great Moose Adventures

Outdoor Education, Wilderness Retreats & Canadian Culture

What should I bring to camp?

*Please label everything*

We try our best to make sure all campers come home with what they bring, but mistakes happen, so please don't send anything that you don't want to get lost, damaged or dirtied. Thanks 

Wednesday & Thursday Night Camp-outs you don't need much.  

Please bring the following: 

  1. sleeping bag and optional camping mat
  2. pillow 
  3. toothbrush and toothpaste
  4. flashlight
  5. friendly stuffed animal
  6. PJ's
  7. book and/or journal 

Day Camp

Residential  Camp

Canoe Trip

You are welcome to leave a bag of gear at camp from Monday to Friday for all your extra gear.
  • water bottle
  • hat 
  • sunscreen
  • bathing suit
  • towel
  • indoor shoes - flip flops are ok
  • shoes with closed toes
  • rain jacket & pants
  • long sleeved t-shirt & pants
  • extra shorts, socks and t-shirt
  • extra underwear
  • sweater/hoody
  • plastic bag for wet clothes
  • Overnight camp outs - flashlight, sleeping bag, pillow, tooth brush
Feel free to bring a backpack for our overnight camp out. 


  • water bottle
  • hat 
  • sunscreen
  • bathing suit x 2
  • towel x 2
  • indoor shoes - flip flops are ok
  • shoes with closed toes x 2
  • rain jacket & pants
  • long sleeved t-shirt & pants x 2
  • 5 pair underwear
  • shorts, socks and t-shirt x 3
  • sweater/hoody x 2
  • plastic bag for wet clothes
  • Overnight necessity - flashlight, sleeping bag, pillow, tooth brush
No need to bring your own back pack, as we will be using our bigger canoe trip packs.

  • water bottle
  • hat 
  • sunscreen
  • bathing suit x 2
  • towel
  • shoes with closed toes x 2
  • rain jacket & pants
  • long sleeved shirt & pants x 2
  • shorts, socks and t-shirt x 2
  • 2 pair underwear
  • sweater/hoody
  • plastic bag for wet clothes
  • Overnight necessity - flashlight, sleeping bag, pillow, tooth brush

Optional: paddles, life jackets, books/magazines, note pads, special blankets/stuffed animals & sleeping  mats,  

What should I leave at home?

  • video game players
  • camera- we'll take pictures to share
  • new, good clothes
  • cell phones
  • junk food and/or candy
  • toys