All meals will be provided by the camp staff which will be basic camp food, menu TBA. Past entrees have included falafel, chicken, beef, salad bar, etc. Vegetarian, Gluten, and Dairy Free meals are available for those who requested them via their registration.
We provide mostly healthy choices and will make every attempt to accommodate special dietary needs within the limitation of the camp can supply. There are often a lot of vegetarians, so that non-meat choices will be available at every meal. We have reviewed the menus with the camp in advance to make sure that there is something for everyone. It is essentail that you carefully denote your dietary restrictions and allergies on the registration form.
Those attending out-of-camp activities may pack a lunch during breakfast on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. We will provide a variety of lunch options, snacks, and fruit for you to choose.
Lunch will be served in camp for those who are not attending out-of-camp activities.
Highly suggested items: a day pack or fanny pack that can hold lunch, water bottle or hydration pack, and other various gear. Flashlight (headlamp if you have one) and extra batteries, bug spray, sunscreen, linens, pillows, and extra towels. Additionally, you may want to bring Frisbees, compass, stargazing guides, trekking poles, hat/caps, binoculars, field guides (bird/plant/mushroom/mineral), camera, a deck of cards, board games, toiletries, required medicines, etc.
Musical instruments and songbooks are a big plus at the campfires.
Paddler's Wallet is recommended for any water activities.
Click HERE to download a PDF of what you should pack for this trip.
You will need to bring sheets and blanket and/or sleeping bags, pillow and towels.
The camp does not provide linens. You must either bring your own sleeping bag/bedding or rent a bedding package for the weekend from us. Bedding packages are available for $15 each on the registration Merchandise page. The bedding packing will include sheets, a blanket, and a pillow/pillowcase. NOTE: Towels are not included within this package. Bedding packages must be purchased by 8/13. Bedding packages will not be available after 8/13, including during the Event.
You must either bring your own towels, or you can buy the towel package for $10. This package includes a bath towel, a hand towel, and two washcloths. It is yours to keep after the event, or we will donate any left behind. Towel packages must be purchased by 8/13. Towel packages will not be available after 8/13, including during the event
Candle Lighting Times
Friday, August 31, 2018 / Elul 21, 5778 Light Candles at 7:34 pm
Saturday, September 1, 2018 / Elul 21 5778 Shabbat ends at 8:32 pm
Torah Reading: Ki Tavo interpretation by Chabad or Rabbi Shefa Gold
Haftarah: Isaiah 60:1-22