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Summer Camps Amsterdam NY

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

Sacandaga Trailer Court
(518) 883-5025
1327 County Road 110
Broadalbin, NY
Pop's Lake Campground
(518) 883-8678
518 Centerline Rd
Galway, NY
Sunset Bay Vacation Resort
(518) 661-6187
353 Paradise Point Road
Mayfield, FL
Frosty Acres Campgrounds
(518) 864-5352
960 Skyline Dr
Schenectady, NY
Full-tan Sun Club
(518) 673-2886
1350 Carlisle Rd
Sprakers, NY
Birch Haven
(518) 883-3796
Fishhouse Rd
Broadalbin, NY
Mc Conchie Heritage Acres Camp
(518) 882-6605
2501 Northline Rd
Galway, NY
Royal Mountain Campsites Inc
(518) 762-1946
4948 State Highway 29
Johnstown, NY
David S Van Santen Day Camp
(518) 661-6357
Paradise Point Rd
Mayfield, NY
Twin Oaks Rv Park+a5967
(518) 827-5641
130 Acker Hollow Rd
Schoharie, NY

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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