Wisconsin Lions 
Youth Exchange

Suggested Camp Survival List

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  • 1 Pair walking shoes suitable for light hiking

  • 1 Pair "Tennis" or sports activity shoes

  • 1 Pair Shower or beach footwear

  • 1 Bathing suit (String Bikini's/Thongs are not acceptable)

  • 1 Beach towel (obtained from Host Family)

  • 1 or 2 pairs of casual shorts

  • 2 Pair Jeans or long trousers

  • 1 Long Sleeve Pull Over "Hoodie" or light jacket

  • Rain gear

  • Cap or bonnet

  • Suitable dance attire for "DISCO NIGHT"

  • A Camp T-Shirt is provided and required to be worn on the bus trip.

  • Note: there is a small 2 washer/dryer laundry facility at camp for $2 per load.

Medicine and Toiletries

  • Prescription Medicine with copy of prescription

  • Toothbrush and toothpaste

  • Soap and shampoo

  • Comb and brush

  • Hair dryer (with power adapters)

  • Sunscreen, moisturizers, cosmetics etc.

  • Deodorant

  • Sanitary napkins and feminine hygiene items

  • Shaving items

  • Eyeglasses, contact lenses & cleaning solutions

  • Prescription for glasses or contact lenses

  • Sun Glasses


  • Insurance card

  • Camera

  • Small Flashlight and batteries and chargers

  • Adapters & Voltage Converters (USA uses 120Volts, 60Hz AC)

  • Blanket or Sleeping Bag
      (Usually obtained from Host Family. Other bed linens are provided.)   

  • Towels and washcloths (Obtain from Host family)

  • Pillow (Obtain from Host family)

  • Water bottle (Obtain from Host family)

  • Money for one meal, snacks, etc. (This is during our road trip to Madison.)

  • Country Presentation Materials (ethnic items/food/clothing, maps, souvenirs) 
      (No internet is available at camp.  Laptop/projector will be available to present digital media.)   

NOTE: All valuables can be registered and secured in the camp "Lock-up”. The camp nurse will dispense all Medicines!