What to Bring

General Clothing

1 pair pyjamas, 1 pair slippers/ spare shoes, 1 hat for sun protection, underwear, socks, 2 sweaters or sweatshirt, 3 pairs of jeans or heavy pants, shirts, warm jacket,track pants

Winter Clothing

1 heavy winter coat, 1 pair heavy warm lined boots, 1 turtleneck sweater, long underwear / ski pants, 1 toque (winter hat),warm waterproof mitts (2 pairs), scarf, heavy wool winter socks, warm long sleeved shirts

Toiletry Articles

comb and brush,toothbrush and toothpaste, soap in a plastic container, 1 facecloth, 1 hand towel, 1 bath towel, deodorant, bag to carry above items, shampoo, lip salve, facial tissues (Kleenex), water bottle, backpack, feminine products.

Please make sure all products are scent-free.


pillow, pillowcase, sleeping bag or 2 sheets, heavy comforter, or blanket


camera, insect repellent (liquid or stick not aerosol), quiet games (cards, chess etc.), musical instruments, reusable bags for dirty laundry


A Reminder Please label all articles with your name.
The centre can provide rain ponchos and rain and winter boots for those students who require them.

Please Read!

For personal safety read the "DO NOT BRING" list below!

Do not bring!

personal snacks, gum, candy, beverages, matches, cigarettes, radio, tape players, knives, firearms, hatchets, non-prescription drugs, money, flashlight or video/electronic games.


Please do not send cell phones with your children.  If contact with your child is necessary please call the Etobicoke Outdoor Education Centre at (905) 880 1890

A one page checklist to help you with your packing is linked here.