Kit List Camp Chew 2019 for those being dropped off

For children being dropped off


Please note: This list is for guidance

Please label everything with the child’s name


Small holdall or bag to carry belongings
(no large suitcases, large bags or plastic bags)
Completed and signed parent consent forms

Camping Gear
2 Season sleeping bag or duvet
1 Folding camp or garden chair

1 Torch/phone with a torch



Plastic drinks bottle (to carry a drink during activities)

Extra blanket for sitting on (if you have one)

1 small packet of snacks or sweets (must be vegetarian and nut-free eg jelly tots)


Clothing (in addition to what they arrive in)

The number of clothes must be sufficient for 2 days/1 night with a spare set of clothes in case of rain or cold

1 Warm comfortable clothes for bedtime (it might be cold)

2 T-shirt

2 Warm tracksuit-top/fleece/hoodie

2 Outdoor trousers or tracksuit bottoms (jeans are not ideal but acceptable)
2 Pairs of underwear & socks (thick socks if you are wearing wellies or boots)

1 Walking boots, wellies or old trainers

1 Warm waterproof coat
1 Cap (so no hair styling needed)

1 Woolly hat (if the weather is cool)


Other items

1 small towel or flannel

Washing kit (minimum of toothbrush and paste & comb)

Bin liner (for wet/dirty clothes)
Suncream and hay fever medication

Medication – must be named, in a clear plastic bag and handed in or if needed kept in a safe place

1 mobile phone may be brought but is not needed

1 pair of binoculars (if you have or can borrow them)


Do not take to camp:
Anything electronic, except a mobile phone, such as electronic games, MP3 players, I-pods, etc. They are too easily lost or damaged
Shell suits/nylon clothes – extreme fire injury risk
Aerosols, matches, lighters, or any other flammable liquid or gas – these are dangerous
Anything valuable
Any food items


If you are not sure of anything on, or not on, this list, or do not have items then please ask Helena Craig, who can be contacted on 07798 818772 or

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