Packing Suggestions

Suggested Packing List


  • Sleeping bag or bedding
  • Pillow
  • Bath Towels
  • Washcloths
  • Beach Towels
  • Blanket


  • Shower Caddy (to carry supplies)
  • Toothbrush
  • Toothpaste
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Hairbrush/comb
  • Insect Repellant
  • Sunscreen
The American Camp Association (ACA) also has a suggested packing list.



  • Shirts
  • Underwear
  • Socks
  • Pants
  • Shorts
  • Raincoat
  • Sneakers or closed-toed shoes (for Challenge Course)
  • Shower flip-flops
  • Windbreaker
  • Swimsuit(s)
  • Sweatshirt


  • Bible
  • water Bottle
  • Camera
  • Stationary/stamps
  • Flashlight

What NOT to bring to Silver Lake

Cell phones are not permitted and will be confiscated.

Please do not bring: alcohol, tobacco, illegal drugs, weapons, expensive jewelry, pets,
pocket knives, fireworks, gum, candy, food, or valuables, including electronic and handheld devices: cell phones, radios, mp3 players, laptops, or video games.

Silver Lake cannot be responsible for items that may be lost, stolen, or broken.

Read through the Parent Guide for more information about rules and what to expect.

Silver Lake Conference Center

Silver Lake Conference Center is a ministry of the Southern New England Conference of the United Church of Christ.
Click here to read our Mission Statement.

223 Low Road | Sharon, CT 06069 | 860.364.5526 | Fax: 860.364.1000 |