Information and Policies

Sending Mail

Please use mail to keep in touch with your camper while he is under the pines at Camp Belknap. Letters and postcards come via mail boat, which is a long-standing tradition at camp.Please do not send any packages to Camp.  Care packages are NOT accepted. See our policies below.

Mail letters and postcards to:
     Camper Name, Division & Cabin, Camp Belknap, PO Box 1546, Wolfeboro, NH 03894.


Contacting Camp

If you have questions, please call the main office at (603) 569-3475. For non-urgent matters, you can also email camp at adminCB@campbelknap.org. For businesses purposes only, our fax number is (603) 569-1471.


Rules and Important Information

Please click here to review the 2021 INFORMATION AND CAMP POLICIES document for important information for parents and campers.

  • Final payment is due May 1.
  • Health forms also must be completed by May 1.
  • The following items are ABSOLUTELY NOT PERMITTED: Alcohol, drugs, tobacco (including e-cigarettes and juuls), any illegal substances or items, guns, rifles, knives, hatchets, fireworks of any kind, skateboards, in-line skates, fidget spinners, food (including candy, gum, and soda), money, and electronic devices (as outlined in the above policy document). Campers may not keep a car/vehicle or animal/pet on camp property during camp. These policies are strictly enforced for safety and best camper experiences. Items will be confiscated if found.

 

IF LANGUAGE ASSISTANCE IS NEEDED FOR CIVIL RIGHTS PURPOSES, PLEASE CONTACT THE NH COMMISSION FOR HUMAN RIGHTS AT: 1-603-271-2767, DIAL “0”, ASK FOR AN INTERPRETER.

SI ASISTENCIA DE LENGUAJE ES NECESARIO PARA CIVILES DERECHOS PROPÓSITOS, POR FAVOR CONTACTO CON LA COMISIÓN NH LOS DERECHOS HUMANOS A: 1-603-271-2767, MARCAR “0”, PEDIR UNA INTERPETER.

The purpose of this Instruction is to establish and convey policy and provide guidance and direction to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) and its recipients and customers, and ensure compliance with and enforcement of the prohibition discrimination in all FNS nutrition programs and activities, whether federally funded in whole or not.</font size>

    • CONTACT

      MAILING
      PO Box 1546
      Wolfeboro, NH 03894

      PHYSICAL
      11 Chase Point Road
      Mirror Lake, NH 03853

      PHONE
      603-569-3475

      EMAIL
      admincb@campbelknap.org

    • UPCOMING EVENTS

    • Reconnect with Belknap

      Fill out the form below to update your information with camp.

      RECONNECT

      Visit Camp Belknap

      Permission is required to visit Camp at this time. Please click below for more information about Belknap's Site Safety Plan.

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Communications

All communications related to COVID-19 and plans for summer 2021 will be posted here.

Visitors

Permission is required to visit camp during the non-summer months/“off season.” Please click below for detailed information on visiting camp. When camp is in session, for the safety of our campers and staff, visitors will be limited and updated information will be provided here.

Visit Information

Response to Positive Test

Belknap’s medical advisory group is developing a detailed plan for symptomatic and positive tests during camp sessions. This plan will include plans for isolation, quarantine, contact tracing, and care of campers/staff.

COVID Testing

Camp Belknap plans to include testing as a part of the 2021 plan for entry/admittance, diagnostic (symptoms) and surveillance. The exact timing, type of testing and logistics are being reviewed and will be announced as decisions are made. Belknap is aware that types of tests and criteria for their use are continuing to evolve and want to ensure we are implementing the best possible plan.

Masks

Masks for campers and staff will be a part of Belknap’s plan for preventing introduction and spread of viruses at Camp. Belknap will be providing more information at a later date about type and number of masks to pack for camp. Of note, for safety reasons campers and staff will be unmasked for sleeping, eating, showering and swimming.

Camp Life During COVID

Belknap’s mission remains unchanged. Belknap is working on modifications to the property/facilities and program in 2021 to enhance safety and still preserve the core principles of Belknap life. The pictures below will be updated as we make changes around camp.

  • Cabin Fans
  • Hand Washing Station
  • Screen Doors
  • Cabin Fans

    Fans installed on cabin to improve airflow.

  • Hand Washing Station

    Outdoor hand-washing stations installed around camp.

  • Screen Doors

    Screen doors on every cabin will improve the airflow in living quarters.

Drop-Off and Pick-Up

Belknap plans on coordinated efforts to minimize exposure and risk on these high traffic days. Families will be made aware of exact pick-up and drop off times and procedures for campers and guardians. Information will be posted here.

Packing for Camp

Belknap will post an updated equipment list here that will include COVID specific needs such as masks.

Pre-Arrival Requirements

Belknap will provide a checklist for families to follow 2 weeks before arrival at camp. Belknap plans to include at least the following as part of the pre-arrival checklist: low risk pre-camp behaviors including list of what activities to avoid, symptomatic screening, testing, and travel recommendations.

Belknap Pledge

A pledge we will all agree to, to ensure that we all are compliant and focused on keeping ourselves and each other safe. More to come on this!