Forest Home is cashless and will no longer accept cash for retail purchases. Forest Home will only accept credit/debit cards or Forest Home eGift Cards for all retail purchases while at camp.

How to purchase a Forest Home Gift Card

Please read the following instructions before purchasing your eGift Card.

Please Note: Once finished reading the following instructions, click on the “Purchase eGift Card” button located after Step 6.

Step 1: Select your eGift Card amount, add your name (not your child) and email, then select “I want to send this to myself”. Click “Continue.”
Forest Home recommends purchasing a $30-$80 Store Card for students attending youth/children’s programs.

Step 2: Enter your payment information and click “Pay with Card.”

Step 3: Your order will be complete. You will receive TWO emails. Email 1: A confirmation email regarding your purchase
Email 2: An email with the option to assign the eGift Card and link the card to your phone number.

Step 4: Open the second email you received and click “View Your eGift Card.”

Step 5: Enter the phone number you want your camper to be able to use to access the eGift Card. Then click “Next.”

Step 6: You have completed the process. Please ensure that your camper knows the number associated with the eGift Card.
In the event that your camper forgets the number associated with the eGift Card, our Forest Home staff will be able to work with your camper to collect your name/email information and look up the card to be used. Once again, please be sure to enter your information/email/phone number when purchasing the eGift Card.

How To Check The Balance of Your Card

Step 1: Click on the “Check eGift Card Balance” button located below these instruction

Step 2: Enter your eGift Card Number

Step 3: Click the “Check Balance” button

How To Reload/Add Money To Your Forest Home Card

Step 1: Click on the “Reload/Add Money to eGift Card” button located below these instructions.

Step 2: Click the “Reload Card” button at the top of the screen to add money to your eGift Card.

Request a Refund

To request a refund of your card balance, please email us using the button below.

If you have additional questions or concerns, please contact the Retail Department at