NCSY BILT Packing List
  • 4 pairs of pants or jeans
  • 4 pairs of shorts
  • 1 or 2 pairs of sweat pants
  • 10-14 t-shirts (no tank tops or short sleeve sport shirts)
  • 20 pairs of underwear and socks (crucial to have enough underwear given the heat and active nature of the program)
  • 2 belts
  • Shabbat Wear: 2 pair dress slacks, 3 dress shirt,
  • Religious Wear: 3 Kippahs, Tefillin, 3 pair of tzizit
  • 2-3 pairs of pajamas (lightweight)
  • 2 hats for the sun (this is very important)
  • 2-3 pairs of shoes (walking or hiking shoes, sneakers and dress shoes)
  • Sneakers that cover your ankles or boots for the Yam l’yam hike
  • 1 pair flip flops (shower shoes)
  • Bathing suit
  • 2-3 bath towels
  • Prescription medicine
  • Toiletries (toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, conditioner, soap)
  • Possible choices – Tylenol, Advil, Motrin – 1 bottle only!
  • Cough Syrup, Benadryl, Calamine Lotion for bug bites, Bug Spray, Vitamins, Tums, Imodium AD
  • Small mirror
  • Water Canteen attached to a belt or on a shoulder strap
  • Sunglasses
  • Bottle of sunscreen (high number SPF protection)
  • Camera, plus an extra set of camera batteries
  • Extra batteries
  • Laundry Bag
  • Siddur with Tehillim (with Shabbat davening)
  • Medium sized knapsack or day-pack

*You do not need a sleeping bag.