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Summer Camps Alexander City AL

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 Alexander City and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Wind Creek State Park
(256) 329-0845
4325 Al Highway 128
Alexander City, AL
 
Horseshoe Bend NMP
(256) 234-7111
11288 Horseshoe Bend Rd.
Daviston, AL
 
Coosahatchee Campground
(256) 453-2070
17 Greensport Ferry Rd.
Ohatchee, AL
 
Deer Run Rv Park
(334) 566-6517
3736 Hwy. 231 N.
Troy, AL
 
Jr's Rv Park
(251) 666-4215
6881 Moffet Rd (hwy 98)
Mobile, AL
 
Lake 'o Hills Park
(800) 287-0252
5400 Al Hwy 128
Alexander City, AL
 
Lake Eufaula Campgrounds
(334) 687-4425
151 W Chewalla Creek Dr
Eufaula, AL
 
Dismals Canyon
(205) 993-4559
901 Hwy. 8
Phil Campbell, AL
 
Sun Runners Rv Park
(251) 955-5257
19436 County Road 8
Gulf Shores, AL
 
Beech Camper & Mobile Home Inc
(251) 981-4136
4224 Orange Beach Blvd
Orange Beach, AL
 

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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