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Summer Camps Bellefontaine 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 Bellefontaine and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Mountain Lake Campground
(937) 592-4180
4613 State Road 47 E
Bellefontaine, OH
Oak Crest Campgrounds
(937) 593-7211
4226 County Road 187
West Liberty, OH
Back 40 Campgrounds
(937) 468-7492
959 County Road 111 E
Rushsylvania, OH
Waters Edge Campground
(937) 842-2213
15760 State Route 235 N
Russells Point, OH
Acheson's Resort & Realty
(937) 842-4530
9050 Acheson Resort St
Lakeview, OH
Zane Shawnee Caverns
(937) 592-9592
7092 State Route 540
Bellefontaine, OH
Old Mill Campground
(937) 686-3661
3939 County Road 37 W
Huntsville, OH
Back Forty Ltd
(800) 421-7116, 347-9722, (937) 468-7492
959 CR 111E
Rushsylvania, OH
Number of Sites
82 Total Camp/RV Sites,82 30 Amp Service,82 Electric and Water,45 Max RV Length,16 Pull-Thru Sites,62 Seasonal,26 Sideouts,
Cabin Rentals,
Boat Launch,Golf Facilities,Playground,Swimming Pool,

Miami Valley Campgrounds
(937) 585-9430
5210 County Road 63
Quincy, OH
Four Seasons Camp
(937) 843-3288
11047 State Route 366
Lakeview, 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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