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Summer Camps American Fork UT

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 American Fork and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

American Campground
(801) 756-5502
418 E 620 S
American Fork, UT
 
Heber Valley Rv Park & Resort
(435) 654-4049
7000 N Highway 40
Heber City, UT
 
High Country Inn & Rv Park
(435) 654-0201
1000 S Main St
Heber City, UT
 
East Bay Rv Park
(801) 491-0700
1750 West 1600 North
Springville, UT
 
Hidden Haven Campground
(435) 649-8935
2200 Rasmussen Rd
Park City, UT
 
Lakeside Campground
(801) 373-5267
4000 W Center St
Provo, UT
 
Country Estates
(435) 654-0359
2997 S Highway 40
Heber City, UT
 
Mountain Shadows Rv Park
(801) 571-4024
13275 S. Minuteman Dr
Draper, UT
 
Park City Rv Resort
(435) 649-2535
2200 Rasmussen Rd
Park City, UT
 
Quail Run Rv Park-ardell Brown
(801) 255-9200
9230 State St
Sandy, UT
 

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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