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Summer Camps Barre VT

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

Green Valley Campground
(802) 223-6217
Highway 2
East Montpelier, VT
 
Limehurst Lake Campground
(800) 421-7116, (802) 433-6662
4104 VT Rt 14
Williamston, VT
Number of Sites
56 Total Camp/RV Sites,56 Electric and Water,28 Full Hookups,8 Pull-Thru Sites,2 Rental Trailers,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,Park Trailers,

Pleasant Valley Campground
(802) 584-3884
Ryegate Cor
Groton, VT
 
Warner's Campground
(802) 633-2301
Route 5
East Ryegate, VT
 
Duxbury Country Camp
(802) 244-7546
Rt 100
Waterbury, VT
 
Onion River Campground
(802) 426-3232
Rr 1 Box 1205
Plainfield, VT
 
Limehurst Lake
(802) 433-6662
4104 Vt Route 14
Williamstown, VT
 
Covenant Hills Christian Camp
(802) 426-3340
Town Road 49
Marshfield, VT
 
Harvey's Lake Campground
(802) 633-2213
Rr 1 Box 26e
Barnet, VT
 
Lake Champagne Campground
(802) 728-5293
Furnace Rd
Randolph Center, VT
 

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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