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Beaumont Scout Reservation - Winter Camping Checklist

Beaumont Scout Reservation
2429 State Route 45 N
Rock Creek, OH 44084 


Winter Camping Checklist:
- Hat/Scarf (best if you have one with ear protection) (If it is cold in your sleeping area, you may want to wear a hat to bed since your head is the only part of your body NOT in the sleeping bag)
- Gloves
- Coat
- Base layer (long underwear)
- Insulating layer (Fleece)
- Shirts (at least one extra for weekend)
- Pants (at least one extra for weekend)
- Snow pants
- Socks (preferably wool or synthetic material)
- Boots (water proof if possible)
- Slippers/"indoor" shoes
- Sunglasses
- Flashlight
- Sled (for sledding AND to haul gear!)
- Helmet for sledding
- Sleeping bag
- Sleeping pad and/or blanket
- Pillow
- Personal hygiene items (soap, antibacterial wipes, toothpaste/toothbrush, medications etc.)
- Lip balm
- Sunscreen
- Plastic bag

WATER BOTTLE! (even in winter one of our greatest threats to personal health is dehydration! Drink Water!!)
MUG for hot beverages (this minimizes use of disposable cups)

Optional:
- Cards/Games
- Camera
- Rope/Clothesline
- Knife (adults and scouts with Whittling Chip only!)
- Compass/GPS
- Matches/Lighter (ADULTS ONLY)
- NO ELECTRONIC GAMING DEVICES FOR SCOUTS!
- UNIFORMS ARE NOT REQUIRED AT THIS EVENT