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Summer Camps Avon Lake OH

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 Avon Lake and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Camp Wa-hoo Camping Grounds
(440) 934-4625
5504 Colorado Ave
Sheffield Lake, OH
 
Maples Campground
(440) 926-3700
17273 Avon Belden Rd
Grafton, OH
 
Cedarlane Campgrounds
(419) 797-9907
2926 Ne Catawba Rd
Port Clinton, OH
 
Wooded Acres Campground
(800) 421-7116, (419) 665-2414
2232 County Road 106
Lindsey, OH
Number of Sites
143 Total Camp/RV Sites,143 Electric and Water,50 Max RV Length,3 Pull-Thru Sites,2 Rental Trailers,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,Park Trailers,
Recreation
Boat Launch,Golf Facilities,Nature Trails,Planned Activities,Playground,Swimming Pool,

Cactus Flats Campground
(419) 638-2068
639 County Road 26
Helena, OH
 
American Wilderness Campground
(800) 421-7116, (440) 926-3700
17273 Avon Belden Road Route 83
Grafton, OH
Number of Sites
150 Total Camp/RV Sites,150 Electric and Water,125 Full Hookups,45 Max RV Length,30 Pull-Thru Sites,100 Sideouts,75 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Boat Launch,Fishing,Golf Facilities,Playground,

Schaun Acres Campgrounds
(440) 775-7122
51468 State Route 303
Oberlin, OH
 
Indian Lakes Camp
(330) 947-3100
672 Stroup Rd
Atwater, OH
 
Hickory Grove Lake Campground
(740) 382-8584
805 Hoch Rd
Marion, OH
 
Martin's Marina & Campgrounds
(419) 625-4703
4707 Venice Rd
Sandusky, OH
 

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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