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Summer Camps Anchorage AK

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

Electronic Solutions Midtown Camper Park
(907) 277-2407
545 East Northern Lights Boulevard
Anchorage, AR
 
John's Motel & Rv Park
(907) 277-4332
3543 Mountain View Dr
Anchorage, AK
 
Hillside Motel & Rv Park
(907) 258-6006
2150 Gambell St
Anchorage, AK
 
Highlander Camper Park
(907) 277-2407
2706 Fairbanks St
Anchorage, AK
 
Twin Creek Rv Park
(907) 772-3244
7 1/2 Mitkof Hwy
Petersburg, AK
 
Anchorage Rv Park
(907) 338-7275
1200 North Muldoon Rd
Anchorage, AK
 
Golden Nugget
(907) 333-2012
4100 Debarr Rd
Anchorage, AK
 
Ship Creek Landings Rv Park
(907) 277-0877
150 Ingra St
Anchorage, AK
 
Henry's One Stop
(907) 782-3222
Mile 16 Hope Hwy
Hope, AK
 
Ship Creek Landings Rv Park
(907) 277-0877
150 Ingra St
Anchorage, AK
 

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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