What to Bring

Camp store

We will sell a limited variety of snacks and drinks during recreation time. We will also sell small musical items and toiletries (reeds, cork grease, valve oil, shampoo, toothpaste, etc). The store accepts cash only. The store is located in the Director's Cabin.


Bring comfortable clothing. Mornings and evenings at the lake can be chilly. Afternoons can be warm and sunny. Campers are expected to follow dress etiquette similar to school dress codes (see Camper Rules and Requirements for more information).

  • Bathing suit
  • Sun hat
  • Warm hat
  • Jacket and/or sweater
  • Underwear
  • Jeans
  • Shorts
  • T-shirts
  • Sleepwear
  • Sweats
  • Shoes/sandals

Campers are expected to maintain personal cleanliness at camp. Items such as sunscreen, shampoo, soap, toothbrush, etc. will be needed

  • Medications (kept in Director's Cabin)
  • Chapstick
  • Deodorant
  • Feminine Hygiene
  • Glasses/Contacts/Contact Solution
  • Insect Repellant
  • Lotion
  • Shampoo/Conditioner
  • Soap
  • Sunscreen
  • Toothbrush
  • Toothpaste
  • Floss

The camp provides a bed and mattress. The camp does not have bed linens or towels. Sleeping bag, pillow and blanket are necessary. We recommend bringing two towels - one for the beach and one and for the showers.

  • Bath towel
  • Beach towel
  • Blanket
  • Pillow
  • Sleeping bag and/or sheets

Campers are responsible for bringing their own instrument and music stand. Equipment should be labeled with your name and phone number. Lake Tahoe Music Camp will provide percussion instruments; campers must bring their own sticks, mallets and practice pads. Electric piano, bass amp and piano amp are provided. Please bring your own patch cords.

  • Audition music
  • Folding music stand
  • Clothespins to hold music
  • Accessories
  • Snacks (sealed in a plastic container to prevent wildlife from entering cabins)
  • Phone/camera (must only be used at designated times)
  • Headphones
  • Water bottle
  • Sunglasses
  • Tuner
  • Metronome
  • Cash