What to Pack

Below is a list of suggested items to make your time on the mountain more enjoyable. Camp Gailor-Maxon is an Episcopal camp seeking to provide a safe, inclusive community for fun and fellowship and the items you bring should reflect that. Please pack clothing appropriate for outdoor activities in a Christian camp environment.

Recommended Items

  • Play clothes (6 sets)

  • Older clothes to get messy (1 set)

  • Dressier clothes (1–2 sets)

  • Underwear and socks

  • Jeans/long shorts

  • Sweatshirt/hoodie

  • Tennis shoes/closed-toe shoes

  • Pajamas

  • Swimsuit(s)

  • Toiletries

  • Water shoes with a back (Chacos, Tevas, Keens, etc.)

  • Raincoat

  • Shower shoes (could be water shoes or flip-flops, etc.)

  • Sunscreen

  • Pillow

  • Insect repellant

  • Twin bedding and/or sleeping bag

  • Flashlight

  • Towels

  • Refillable water bottle

Optional Items

  • White t-shirt, pillow case, or item for tie-dye

  • Musical instrument (for Coffee House)

  • Stationary/postcards, stamps, non-electronic games/cards for the cabin, books

  • Camera (smartphones not allowed)

  • Spending money

  • Trunk, plastic bin, or large duffel bag

  • Day pack

  • Gallon Ziploc bags

  • Dirty clothes bag


Electronics Policy

These are not allowed at CGM and will be confiscated to be returned before departing on Saturday:

  • Mobile phones

  • Electronic gaming devices (Gameboy, PSP, DS, etc), or clothing with inappropriate references.

iPods, other digital music players, and e-readers are allowed during siesta time with headphones if they are unable to connect to a mobile network or wifi.


Drugs, Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms Policy

 All drugs, alcohol, tobacco (including e-cigarettes), firearms and other weapons, and live animals are strictly prohibited.