Equipment List

Troop Supplied Equipment

Tents
Ground cloths
Patrol cooking pots, pans, utensils
Ice chests
Axes, saws
Gas fueled stoves and lanterns
Matches, charcoal
Large First Aid Kit
Fire Extinguishers

Scout Supplied Equipment

Overnight Campouts

Essentials:

Class A or Field Uniform (shirt, socks, tie/neckerchief, pants/shorts)
Class B or Activity Uniform(s) (Scout or Troop T-shirts, plain shorts or jeans, heavy socks, hiking shoes)
Backpack or duffel bag
Flashlight
Extra socks, underwear, T-shirt, pants/shorts/, shoes
Sleeping bag
Sleeping pad
Water bottle for hiking and a cup
Scout Handbook

Not-so-essentials:

Compass
Pocket knife
Toten Chip and Fire Man Chip cards (Earned at first campout or summer camp)
Pencil/pen and paper
In Season

Swim suit
Bug repellent
Sun screen
Coat, gloves, warm hat, and/or insulated underwear

Do Not Bring:

Candy, soft drinks, or food of any kind unless sack lunch is specified
Electronic equipment such as cell phones, TV’s, Walkmans, radios, Gameboys, etc.
Toys of any kind
Gas fueled stoves or lanterns, matches, fire starters, etc.
Branded or expensive clothing.
No sheath knives, switch blade knives, axes or exotic knives or blades

Summer Camp

Leave Home:

Mattress pad or air mattress
Mess kit and utensils

Bring

Cot, unless supplied by camp
2-3 pairs of scout socks
6-8 changes or underwear, shirts, socks
2-3 pairs of shorts or jeans
Spending money ($35-50 recommended)
Paper and pencil
Medical form and Parent’s approval section signed
Insurance card copy
Prescription medicine form
Sack Lunch for Sunday noon
Merit Badge books for any badges they plan to take
Long and pants and long sleeve shirt for Swimming and Lifesaving Merit Badges
Some merit badge classes require additional money for materials.

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