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Summer Camps Arkadelphia AR

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

Camp Winnamocka
(870) 246-4599
68 Fort Jackson Road
Arkadelphia, AR
 
Degray Lake Resort State Park
(501) 865-2801
2027 State Park Entrance Rd
Bismarck, AR
 
Camp Yorktown Bay
(501) 767-2333
361 Camp Yorktown Lane
Mountain Pine, AR
 
Guest House Motel & Rv Park
(870) 269-3758
Bayou Dr
Mountain View, AR
 
Woodmen Youth Camp
(501) 745-2909
2343 Barrens Community Road
Clinton, AR
 
Camp of the Pines
(501) 865-3788
2721 Chestnut Drive
Bismarck, AR
 
Lonesome D Horse Camp & RV
(479) 938-0149
776 Cravens Lane
New Blaine, AR
 
Links Golf & Athletic Club
(870) 932-2578
1424 Links Circle
Jonesboro, AR
 
Camp KIA KIMA
(870) 257-3390
Camp Ranger
Cherokee Village, AR
 
Denton Ferry R V Park
(870) 435-7275
740 Denton Ferry Road
Cotter, AR
 

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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