Please label all items with your child's first and last name. The items listed below for Specialty Day Camps are in addition to the items listed on the What to Bring page for all day camp campers.


  • Camp will provide all bows and arrows. You are allowed to bring your personal bow if it is cased.
  • Standard Day Camp items


  • Campers may bring your own fishing pole and tackle box. (Some are available for campers to use however) Parents, please check tackle box and remove all fillet knives before sending to camp
  • Remove all hooks for the bus ride
  • Bait will be provided
  • Poles will stay at camp until Friday
  • All Fishing Campers will be required to wear an approved life jacket while fishing (Life jackets will be provided by camp)
  • Standard Day Camp items

Water Sports

Horse Camp

  • Loose fitting long pants with straight legs, no Capri pants (campers are not allowed to ride in shorts)
  • Hard soled boots or shoes with heels 1/4 " - 1/2" high (avoid canvas tennis shoes or loafers)
  • Jackets should not be loose or floppy
  • Long hair should be tied back
  • No bandanas will be worn on horse
  • HSA approved Safety helmets will be provided by the YMCA
  • Not all horse time will be spent on horses.
  • For safety reasons campers may not ride in extreme heat or wet conditions
  • Standard Day Camp items

Canoeing and Kayaking

Climbing Camp

Teen Photography Camp

  • Campers need to bring their own cameras. If a camera is not available an IPad or tablet can be used instead. All devices will be kept in the office when not being used.
  • Standard Day Camp items