Backpackers site

Backpackers is organised by a team of helpers from churches in and around Chesham as part of a Chesham Ecumenical Association. Registered Charity No. 1013519





Backpackers 2018 is now over.

Thank you to everyone who volunteered.

We hope all the children and volunteers enjoyed the week.

News about Backpackers 2019 will appear in the autumn.

Please see our Photo Album pages to see all the fun we had.


Welcome to the Backpackers website where you can find information and forms used for Backpackers. If you have any questions or comments about Backpackers, or this website, please feel free to email us using details on the 'Contact Us' page



BACKPACKERS is organised and part funded by Churches Together for Chesham. We do not make any charge for BACKPACKERS. We would really welcome any contribution you could make, though, (a suggested contribution would be 60 per child for the four days).

Donate online
( Click here to donate online ) using "" since 100% of your donation comes to Backpackers. 

Or you can donate by post to: 

Backpackers Registration,

22 Sayward Close, Chesham, HP5 3DP.




First full week of the Summer Holidays
ie. Week beginning 30th July
For Helpers:     Tuesday to Friday 9.00am to 4.00pm
For Children:   Tuesday to Friday 10.00am to 3.40pm




Thomas Harding School, Germain Street, Chesham




Children aged 5-11 (up to School Year 6) from HP5 postcode or Chesham Schools or Churches




Organised and Supported by Churches Together for Chesham








Latest News Articles....

  • Watch this space for Backpackers 2019 announcements for your diary!
  • Children's Application Form  not yet available