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Summer Camps Akron OH

Summer camps are programs for children and teenagers during the summer holidays. Summer camps involve canoeing, hiking, campfires and more. See below for summer camps in Akron and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Cherokee Park Company
(330) 673-1964
3064 State Route 43
Mogadore, OH
 
Countryside Campground
(330) 628-1212
2687 State Route 43
Mogadore, OH
 
Tamsin Park
(330) 650-0579
5000 Akron Cleveland Rd
Peninsula, OH
 
Valley View Lake Park
(330) 626-2041
8326 Ferguson Rd
Streetsboro, OH
 
Woodside Lake Park
(800) 421-7116, (330) 626-4251
2486 Frost Road
Streetsboro, OH
Number of Sites
250 Total Camp/RV Sites,200 30 Amp Service,15 50 Amp Service,250 Electric and Water,40 Max RV Length,22 No Hookups,14 Pull-Thru Sites,25 Sideouts,50 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Biking Trails,Boat Launch,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Fishing,Golf Facilities,Hiking Trails,Kayak Rentals,Nature Trails,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming - Lake,

Countryside Campground
(800) 421-7116, (330) 628-1212
2687 State Route 43
Mogadore, OH
Number of Sites
95 Total Camp/RV Sites,95 Electric and Water,95 Full Hookups,40 Max RV Length,8 Pull-Thru Sites,
Amenities
Dump Station,Firewood,Ice,WiFi Parkwide,Laundry,Pets Welcome,Propane,Showers,Store,Cabin Rentals,RV on Site,
Recreation
Game room,Basket Ball,Boat Launch,Golf Carts,Golf Facilities,Hay Rides,Hiking Trails,Mini Golf,Nature Trails,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming Pool,Theme Weekends,

Hillside Park Of Clinton
(330) 882-5678
2534 W Comet Rd
Clinton, OH
 
Streetsboro/Cleveland SE KOA
(800) 421-7116, (330) 650-2552
187 State Route 303
Streetsboro, OH
Number of Sites
250 Total Camp/RV Sites,18 20 Amp Service,73 30 Amp Service,55 50 Amp Service,250 Electric and Water,151 Full Hookups,45 Max RV Length,15 No Hookups,15 Pull-Thru Sites,110 Seasonal,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Arcade/Game room,Fishing,Playground,Swimming Pool,

Camelot Camping Grounds
(330) 855-5225
17837 Warwick Rd
Marshallville, OH
 
Woodside Lake Park
(330) 626-4251
2256 Frost Rd
Streetsboro, OH
 

5 tips for keeping kids safe and healthy at summer camp

5 tips for keeping kids safe and healthy at summer camp

John Thompson

Kids should be reminded to follow pool rules to avoid swimming injuries at campSummer camp can be a rewarding and fun experience for kids of all ages. Whether they attend day camps or overnight camps, experts say fathers should take action to ensure their kids stay safe and healthy while attending.

"Parents should ask camp organizers basic questions about what plans they have in place to keep kids safe, handle medical emergencies, and deal with routine health needs," said Dr. Patricia Hametz, of NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital.

Other parenting advice tips to keep young campers injury-free include:

1. Stay hydrated. Remind your child to drink often, even when they don't feel thirsty while spending time outdoors or in the heat. Pack a refillable water bottle to make staying hydrated easier.
2. Practice sun safety. Kids should be dressed in light-colored, lightweight clothing and should use a sunscreen with an SPF of 30 or more every day.
3. Be safe in and around water. Remind your kids to follow all camp rules in and around pools, lakes and other bodies of water. Children should never be around water without a certified life guard on duty.
4. Protect against bugs. Using an insect repellent with no more than 30 percent DEET and avoiding scented soaps, lotions and hairsprays will help your kids keep the bugs at bay.

Dads should also make sure that the camp has all of their kids' emergency contact ...

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