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Summer Camps Ballwin MO

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

Covered Bridge Rv Park
(636) 349-2292
2035 S Covered Bridge Ct
Fenton, MO
 
Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park
(636) 938-5925
5300 Fox Creek Rd
Pacific, MO
 
Basswood Country Inn & Rv Park
(816) 858-5556
15880 Interurban Rd
Platte City, MO
 
Ed & Irene's Campground
(660) 442-3817
Big Lake Vlg
Craig, MO
 
Timberlake Marina
(573) 898-2077
36 N River Rd
Elsberry, MO
 
Belleville Rv Campgrounds
(636) 343-9182
1 Heritage Ct
Fenton, MO
 
Double Ee Campground
(573) 269-4715
Rr 1 Box 282
Black, MO
 
Lazy Days Camping
(660) 879-4411
Ih 70 & 65 Highway
Marshall, MO
 
Tiger Ridge One Stop
(417) 284-7290
Us Highway 160
Tecumseh, MO
 
Dude's Three River Campground
(417) 223-4746
106 Kings St
Pineville, MO
 

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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