Camp Varsity Suggested Packing List

*Recommendations for ONE WEEK at Camp

The space under each bunk is 15 inches

  • Trunk (or large duffel)

  • Laundry Bag

  • 1-2 blankets

  • Sleeping bag

  • 1 pillow

  • 2 pillow cases

  • 2 sets of twin sheets

  • 2 bath towels

  • 2 swim towels

  • 1 Bathrobe (to be worn to showers)

  • Toiletries + Shower Caddie

  • Flashlight/headlamp + batteries

  • Water Bottle

  • Draw-string bag or small, lightweight backpack

  • Pre-addressed, pre-stamped envelopes, stationary and pens/markers (in ziplock for writing home!)

  • 10-12 tee-shirts

  • 7-10 shorts

  • 2-3 pants (sweatpants, athletic style or light cotton)

  • 1-2 sweatshirts (or fleece/warm pull-over jacket)

  • Pajamas

  • Raincoat/poncho

  • 10-12 pairs of socks

  • 10-12 pairs of underwear

  • 2-3 bathing suits

  • 2 pairs of closed-toed sneakers

  • 1 pair of closed-toed water shoes

  • 1 pair of shower shoes (flip-flops acceptable)

  • 1 small battery powered clip-on fan

*If you camper wears glasses or contacts, we recommend packing an additional pair.


Washcloths, hand towels, lip balm, bug spray/sunscreen, hiking boots, hats, camera, books, musical instruments, fishing gear, silly costumes, battery-powered twinkle lights or lantern, small games or cards.

ALL snacks must be brought and stored in a small tub (labeled!) during the week with a snap on lid.


did your camper forget something?

We keep extra pillows, blankets and sleeping bags "just in case". Extra toiletries are in stock throughout the summer at our Camp Store: toothbrushes, toothpaste, soap, bug spray, and sun screen. We want to make sure you Camper has everything they need to have a great week, so please let us know if anything was forgotten! 

If you are visiting a Camper who is staying for consecutive weeks over the weekend, your best big box store options for any extra supplies for your Camper are in the towns of Ruckersville and Culpeper.