Frequently Asked Questions



Q. The packing list says my daughter needs a one piece bathing suit, does she?
A. Yes. We will be following all of Berkshire’s rules while we are at camp.

Q. Does my daughter need bedding?
A. Yes. The beds are bare and do not have anything on them.

Q. Can my daughter bring her cell phone?
A. Yes, except she will have limited access to any electronic devices while at camp.

Q. Should I send my daughter with money?
A. The girls will only need money if they would like to purchase an item from the Berkshire store such as a t-shirt or sweatshirt.

Q. What should I do if I am arriving after the drop off time?
A. You will check in at the Berkshire office. They will be able to check you and get your daughter to the correct spot.

Q. Will my daughter have to carry her bag to her cabin?
A. No. The staff with deliver her bags to the cabin for her.

Q. Do I need to create a dashboard for Berkshire?
A. No, this is for their regular camps.

Q. Who will my daughter be sharing a cabin with?
A. The girls will be put in a cabin with other girls their age. They will find out their cabin mates on the first day.

Q. Will I be able to talk to my daughter while she is away?
A. The camp has a phone that the girls can schedule one call home on during the camp.  We will of course call parents with any issues or concerns.

Q. Can you carpool to camp?
A. The girls can absolutely carpool, however, the camp asks that whatever parent is doing the drop off must stay until all the kids in their carpool have passed the screening.  The parent who is doing the drop off will also be responsible for answering the health screening questions for the kids in their carpool.

Q. Can I send my daughter with food?
A. No.  All food will be supplied by the camp. No food is allowed in the cabins.

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