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Summer Camps Albemarle NC

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 Albemarle and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Whip-o-will Campground
(336) 461-2121
Whip-0-will Rd
New London, NC
Cotton Patch Goldmine & Campground
(704) 463-5797
41697 Gurley Rd
New London, NC
Norwood Camping Resort
(704) 474-3800
46536 Berry Hill Dr
Norwood, NC
Peace Valley Campground & Cabins
(800) 421-7116, (828) 837-6223
117 Happy Valley Road
Murphy, NC
Number of Sites
51 Total Camp/RV Sites,51 30 Amp Service,51 50 Amp Service,51 Electric and Water,42 Full Hookups,10 Group Sites,45 Max RV Length,20 Pull-Thru Sites,48 Sideouts,10 Tent Sites,
Cabin Rentals,
Arcade/Game room,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Fishing,Kayak Rentals,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Swimming Pool,

Down By The River Campground
(828) 733-5057
228 Jonas Ridge Hwy
Newland, NC
Totem Lakes Campground
(704) 463-7546
44891 Fish Camp Rd
New London, NC
Badin Shores Resort
(336) 461-3833
1 Club House Dr
New London, NC
Norwood Camping Resort
(800) 421-7116, (704) 474-3800
1216 Berry Hill Drive
Norwood, NC
Number of Sites
100 Total Camp/RV Sites,100 30 Amp Service,4 50 Amp Service,100 Electric and Water,55 Full Hookups,4 Group Sites,34 Max RV Length,1 Pull-Thru Sites,1 Rental Trailers,70 Seasonal,6 Sideouts,25 Tent Sites,
Cabin Rentals,Park Trailers,
Arcade/Game room,Biking Trails,Boat Launch,Equestrian Friendly,Fishing,Golf Facilities,Hiking Trails,Marina,Nature Trails,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming Pool,

Arrow Head Campsite
(252) 247-3838
1550 Salter Path Rd
Atlantic Beach, NC
Southern Country Inn
(919) 732-8101
122 Daniel Boone St
Hillsborough, NC

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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