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Summer Camps Albert Lea MN

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 Albert Lea and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Hickory Hills Campground
(507) 852-4555
15694 717th Avenue
Albert Lea, MN
 
Beaver Trails Campground & Rv Park
(800) 245-6281
21943 630th Ave
Austin, MN
 
Pelican Hills Park
(218) 532-3726
Rr 4 Box 218b
Pelican Rapids, MN
 
Sherwood Forest
(218) 678-2767
Rr 2 Box 525
Aitkin, MN
 
Oak Park
(320) 834-2345
9561 County Road 8 Nw
Garfield, MN
 
River Bend Campgrounds
(507) 325-4637
Rr 3 Box 122a
Austin, MN
 
Spider Shores Resort
(218) 326-2031
Spider Shores Dr
Marcell, MN
 
Twin Pines Resort
(218) 826-6459
Rr 2 Box 502
Underwood, MN
 
Swan Lake Resort
(218) 736-4626
Rr 6 Box 426
Fergus Falls, MN
 
Shores Of Leech Lake Campground
(218) 547-1819
Po Box 327
Walker, MN
 

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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