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Summer Camps Allegan MI

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

Tri-ponds Family Camp Resort
(269) 673-4740
3687 Dumont Rd
Allegan, MI
Fireside Campground
(269) 521-4528
4252 105th Ave
Allegan, MI
East Lake Camping
(269) 793-7177
3091 Weicks Dr
Hopkins, MI
Camp Mezvidi
(269) 793-4437
3228 32nd St
Hopkins, MI
Sandy Pines Campground Guard
(269) 896-9006
3681 28th St
Hopkins, MI
Dumont Lake Campground
(269) 673-6065
3106 125th Ave
Allegan, MI
Swan Lake & Campground
(269) 521-6510
658 42nd St
Allegan, MI
Miller Lake Campground
(269) 672-7139
2130 Miller Lake Dr
Hopkins, MI
Sandy Pines Campground
(269) 896-9840
2745 136th Ave
Hopkins, MI
Beechwood Hills Camp
(269) 793-7565
3144 22nd St
Hopkins, MI

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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