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Park Farm
Truro
TR1 1SX

+44 (0) 1872 885779

Inspiring and educating children about sustainability and the natural environment through exciting hands-on experiences including school camp, summer camp, workshops and forest school. Based in Cornwall, our focus is green education, and our mission is to reconnect and engage children with the natural world, inspiring them to live more sustainably. 

kit list

school camp suggested kitlist

We recommend packing the following to ensure you have everything you need to enjoy yourself whatever the weather! Please ensure all kits is labelled with full name and that no valuables are brought.

Equipment

  • sleeping bag

  • warm blanket (to supplement sleeping bag on colder nights)

  • pillow (to save on space you can bring just a pillowcase and stuff with soft clothing e.g. fleece)

  • small towel (if you’re staying two nights or less you probably won’t shower but could be useful for face washing!)

  • torch

  • small daypack/rucksack (this will be packed with some essentials for your first day at camp - waterproofs, water bottle, packed lunch, sun cream, sunglasses & sun hat)

  • reuseable water bottle

  • bag for wet/dirty clothes

  • lunch box with packed lunch for 1st day

  • sunglasses

toiletries

  • toothbrush

  • toothpaste

  • suncream

  • body wash/soap (if staying more than two nights. Ideally environmentally friendly as shower water ends up in reeedbed)

  • any personal medication (this can be handed to teacher for safe keeping and administering where appropriate)

    NB if bringing deodorant please ensure it is not an aerosol as, if accidentally sprayed on canvas on tents, will cause it to deteriorate rapidly.

clothing

Please bring sufficient clothing for the duration of your stay bearing in mind you will be outdoors and the Cornish Spring/Summer can be unpredictable! Suggested clothing includes:

  • t-shirts 

  • sweatshirts/fleeces/jumpers

  • trousers/tracksuit (trousers are essential as they are required to be worn when walking to activity locations out of the main camp e.g. the woodland).

  • shorts

  • underwear

  • socks 

  • nightwear

  • warm jacket/fleece

  • waterproof jacket - ESSENTIAL

  • waterproof trousers - ESSENTIAL

  • hat & gloves (for night-time outdoor activities)

  • sun hat/cap

footwear

  • walking boots/wellies

  • trainers (for general life around camp and climbing activity)

  • spare pair of trainers if possible in case one pair get wet

extras

  • book to read

  • notebook/diary

  • pen/pencil