Each participant (students, teachers, and chaperones) must bring:

  • Completed and signed Medical/Liability/Media Release Form
  • Facility Release Form – for El Dorado and San Bernardino events
  • Boots or closed-toed shoes – you will be walking in the woods
  • Warm jacket and rain gear – rainy weather is possiblesee weather links on “2017 Info” webpages
  • Your prescription medications, including inhalers and Epi-pens

Each team should bring:

  • One laptop computer – see details on top of “For Students” webpages
  • Adapter cables, etc. if using a Mac computer
  • One power strip and one extension cord
  • Any written or electronic information on the focus topic as a result of independent research, including learning resource items found on the website
  • One clipboard
  • Paper for note taking
  • One calculator
  • Umbrella – don’t laugh, this helps when writing in the rain

Each participant (students, teachers, and chaperones) should bring:

  • Sleeping bag
  • Pillow
  • Towel and washcloth
  • Toiletries
  • Hat – ball cap for sun and/or stocking cap for cold
  • Gloves if cold weather is forecasted
  • Reusable water bottle
  • Flashlight
  • Insect repellent
  • Sunscreen

Optional items:

  • Forestry Tools (Biltmore Stick, Diameter Tape)
  • Nice clothes for Saturday’s presentation (or wear event t-shirts)
  • Travel mug for hot beverages
  • Foods for special diets – arrangements must be made in advance

A downloadable PDF of the What to Bring list is available by clicking here