Beaver sleepover kit list


This is a typical kit list for a 1 night Beaver Sleepover. All this kit should fit into a holdall or kit bag (no bin bags or suitcases please).

All kit must be clearly named.

(There will be 30 sets of similar kit and clothes!)

  • Uniform & necker (to be worn for arrival and departure)
  • 2 Season sleeping bag
  • Pillow
  • Pyjamas (sorry no nighties)
  • Complete change of clothes
  • Clean underwear and socks
  • Trainers or shoes
  • Pair of boots or wellies
  • Wash kit including a towel and flannel
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste
  • Warm jumper / fleece
  • Waterproof coat/ jacket
  • Torch and spare batteries
  • Spare bag for wet/muddy clothes
  • Water Bottle
  • A sleepover mascot (Teddy), optional
  • For indoor sleepovers indoor footwear
  • Camp fire Blanket (if you have one). Why not start a camp blanket for this camp
  • For winter activities please pack hat, gloves and a warm coat


DO NOT pack the following:

If there are special dietary conditions discuss with organiser

  • Food and Drink (we provide that)
  • Sweets and tuck (we provide that too)
  • Electronic games / toys
  • Radios / MP3 players / iPods
  • Mobile phones (You will be informed who your In Touch contact will be during the camp)
  • Other electronic equipment
  • Pen knife
  • Matches/lighters
  • Money

If you are going to buy a sleeping bag or other outdoor equipment, the following shops usually offer discounts to scouts, you will need to show your group Necker to qualify:

  • Go Outdoors
  • Mountain Warehouse
  • Millets
  • Blacks
  • Cotswold Camping