Cub Camp Kit List

This is a typical kit list for the 5 night summer camp. All this kit should fit into a waterproof holdall or kit bag  (no bin bags or suitcases) with the exception of the bedding roll which should be packed separately.

  • Uniform Sweatshirt & neckie (only worn for travels & ceremonies and not during activities)
  • 3 x warm trousers / jogging bottoms
  • 3 x warm sweaters/jumpers/hoodies (in addition to cub uniform)
  • 5 x T-shirts
  • Watershoes / Old trainers (that can get wet)
  • Trainers / Walking shoes
  • 5 x Underwear & socks
  • Waterproof coat, trousers & wellies
  • Max £10 Spending money in named plastic bag
  • Warm Pyjamas
  • Wooly hat & Sun hat
  • Wash kit, hairbrush, towel
  • Unbreakable plate, bowl, mug, cutlery and tea towel in shoe bag.
  • Water Bottle
  • Torch & spare batteries (head touches are the most useful)
  • Glow sticks (optional if your Cub is afraid of the dark, this is in addition to a touch not instead of one. Available from the 99p shop in Petersfield)
  • Camera (optional)
  • Bag for dirty washing
  • Day Pack
  • Sun Cream
  • Teddy
  • Donation of home made cakes 🙂
  • Swimming kit (with goggles if required)
  • Bed roll
    Bedding Roll
    Made up Bedding Roll
    • Minimum 2 season sleeping bag
    • Inflatable pillow (optional)
    • Camp Blanket (optional)
    • Insulated mat (eg Carry mat)
    • Waterproof Ground Sheet
    • 2x Bungie cords  (Not string)

All Cubs must be able to make up their own bedding roll as shown in the picture into a waterproof bundle each morning. Ground sheets and bungee cords are available from the 99p store in Petersfield during the summer.

Scroll down to see Bedding Roll the Movie.


DO NOT bring the following:

  • Sweets or other food (we will be feeding your Cubs well and providing sweets! Any food in their packs will be susceptible to attracting pests!)
  • Electronic Games
  • Radios
  • Mobile phones
  • Other electronic equipment
  • Pen knife


If you need to buy a sleeping bag or other outdoor equipment, the following shops offer a 10% discount to scouts, you will need to show your group scarf to qualify:

  • Mountain Warehouse
  • Millets
  • Blacks
  • Cotswold Camping