What to bring to Kids Kayak Camp


  • 2 pair swimming trunks/suit
  • Dry shorts
  • Pair of long pants/sweat pants
  • T-Shirts
  • Sweatshirt/or jacket
  • Socks
  • River Shoes (old tennies; aqua socks; wetsuit booties are best)
  • Hiking shoes
  • River Sandals
  • Rain Jacket
  • Hat
  • Any kayaking equipment you already have i.e.: PFD; Helmet; spray skirt etc.
  • Towels-bath & beach
  • Toothbrush (we’ll have toothpaste; soap; shampoo etc.)
  • Insect repellent
  • Sunscreen
  • Day pack (for our hike into the wilderness)
  • Flashlight
  • Sleeping Bag & Pillow
  • Sleeping pad (Ridge-rest or Therma-rest is good)
  • Tent (If you don’t have one it’s possible to share.)


  • Camera (a disposable waterproof is good)
  • Books; cards; games
  • Musical instruments. (There is no TV, so don’t ask.)
  • Money $: The only thing you might need money for is to buy something in our shop. We sell: Caps for on & off the water; booties; tee-shirts/hoodies; ; sunglass holders; ear/nose plugs; Kayaking DVDs. Or we will stop at a store in Some Bar a couple of times a week for a snack, but this should not cost very much $.
  • Gratuity for the instructors

Please do not bring:

  • Knives
  • Lighters or matches, and obvious dangerous items.
  • Devices that play video games and the like is a no. There’s no Wi-Fi at the camp.
  • Sugar or Candy Items (We will provide those)