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Summer Camps Ashland City TN

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 Ashland City and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

O K Campground
(615) 876-7095
231 Gifford Pl
Joelton, TN
Two Rivers Campgrounds
(615) 883-8559
2616 Music Valley Dr
Nashville, TN
Holiday Rest Campground
(615) 859-0348
1200 Louisville Hwy
Goodlettsville, TN
Kinser Park
(423) 639-5912
650 Kinser Park Ln
Greeneville, TN
Fancher's Willow Branch Camp
(865) 397-3510
2528 Roundhouse Rd
Dandridge, TN
Holiday-nashville Travel Park
(615) 889-4225
2572 Music Valley Dr
Nashville, TN
Bethel Road Campground
(615) 643-6000
7191 Bethel Rd
Springfield, TN
The Meadow At Flag Pond
(423) 676-6829
320 Mountain Meadow Lane
Flag Pond, TN
Geronimo Campground
(931) 788-1985
1055 Tekesta Rdg
Crossville, TN
Douglas Lake Campground
(865) 397-2998
1943 Oak Grove Rd
Dandridge, TN

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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