Camp Green Acres Packing List

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A quick User guide: Camp Connection carries almost everything your camp asks for, with a few exceptions. We have kept this clickable list as true to your camps original as possible.

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If you have any questions about the list: The best people to contact are your summer camp administrators.

If you have any questions about our items: The best way to contact us is via email - We're usually back to you in under 24 hours (a little longer on weekends)

We Recommend: Bringing old/used items to camp whenever possible - these items will be used hard and may never make it home.  

Camp Green Acres Notes: 

Special camp clothing is not required. Please remember to clearly label all items (including goggles, water bottles, shoes, GA clothing, etc.) with first and last names in order to help us return lost items to you. We recommend that you attach a labelled luggage tag to your child’s backpack

All campers receive a complimentary draw string water resistant cinch bag on their first day of camp to be used for wet bathing suits. Please empty and resend to camp everyday.

Please ensure that a labeled water bottle is sent to camp with your child everyday.



Our Friday Spirit Rallies are one of the most anticipated events of the week. Even though camp looks different this year, we will adapt Spirit Rally to ensure proper social distancing!
Every Traditional Camp unit as well as All-Star, is assigned a unit colour. In keeping with the spirit of the day, we ask that you try to ensure that your campers come dressed (at least one piece of clothing, preferably a top) in their unit colours which are outlined below:
  • Beavers (JK) - Red
  • Seniors (3-4) - White
  • Buffaloes (SK) - Yellow
  • Grads/Alumni (5-7) - Green
  • Bears (1) - Orange
  • LTPs - Black
  • Eagles (2) - Light Blue
  • Raptors/All-Star - Sport Jersey


For Beaver/Buffalo campers:

  • Pack a reasonably sized lunch - 1 lunch choice and 2-3 snacks is sufficient. Too much choice can be overwhelming
  • Velcro running shoes are preferred over laces
  • Blankies and special comfort toys are best left at home since they will likely get dirty and may
    be forgotten at camp

For Bears/Eagles/Seniors:

  • Remember to send 2-3 snacks!
  • Running shoes are necessary for many activities. They should either be worn or packed in their knapsack.

For Grads, Alumni & LTPs, Please remember to bring everyday:

  • Proper running shoes are mandatory (no backless sandals or flip-flops please)
  • A bathing suit (mandatory for all including LTPs)
  • A notebook and pen/pencil (LTPs only)
  • Lunch, water bottle and snacks
  • Cell phones MUST be put away and NOT used at camp
  • Deodorant (optional)

Raptors/All-Star Campers:

  • Baseball - Glove - A MUST!
  • All-Star campers may bring their own lacrosse stick, hockey stick, tennis racket, etc. Please see your child’s sport schedule to know when they will need the appropriate equipment
  • All sports equipment (other than baseball gloves) will be provided and sanitized between each


  • Peanut and tree nut products (any food items that contain or may contain peanuts or nuts)
  • Toys, stuffed animals
  • Valuables, jewelry, hanging earrings
  • Expensive/designer clothing (some of our paints do not always come out completely in the wash)
  • Trading cards/Playing cards
  • Sandals (with back straps are allowed), flip-flops
  • Glass bottles
  • Aerosol sprays (e.g. Insect repellant, sunscreen, deodorant)
  • Umbrellas
  • Cellphones, Smartphones, Smartwatches, Airpods, headphones, hand held video game devices and other electronics are NOT permitted either on the bus or on camp grounds. If used, they will be taken away from the camper and returned upon their arrival at home.
  • Hoverboards, Roller blades, skateboards
  • Green Acres will not be responsible for lost, stolen or damaged items.