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Summer Camps Blacksburg VA

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

New River Junction Campground
(540) 639-6633
2591 Big Falls Rd
Blacksburg, VA
Mc Guire Family Campground
(540) 674-5561
4295 Dublin State Park Rd
Dublin, VA
Poe's Southfork Campground
(540) 636-6192
Riverside Dr
Front Royal, VA
Americamps Richmond-north
(804) 798-5298
11322 Air Park Rd
Ashland, VA
Aquia Pines Campground
(540) 659-3447
3071 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Stafford, VA
Interstate Overnight Park
(540) 382-1554
2705 Roanoke St
Christiansburg, VA
Dixie Caverns & Pottery
(540) 380-2085
5753 W Main St
Salem, VA
Middle Creek Campground
(800) 421-7116, (540) 254-2550
1164 Middle Creek Road
Buchanan, VA
Number of Sites
93 Total Camp/RV Sites,59 30 Amp Service,7 50 Amp Service,93 Electric and Water,18 Full Hookups,2 Group Sites,14 Pull-Thru Sites,
Cabin Rentals,
Arcade/Game room,Biking Trails,Fishing,Hiking Trails,Nature Trails,Planned Activities,Playground,Swimming - Lake,Swimming Pool,

Staunton/Walnut Hills KOA
(800) 421-7116, 401-6936, (540) 337-3920
484 Walnut Hills Road
Staunton, VA
Number of Sites
156 Total Camp/RV Sites,127 20 Amp Service,126 30 Amp Service,46 50 Amp Service,156 Electric and Water,127 Electric Only,63 Full Hookups,50 Max RV Length,28 No Hookups,26 Pull-Thru Sites,10 Rental Units,12 Total Rental Units,24 Seasonal,127 Sideouts,22 Tent Sites,
BBQ Pits,Cable TV,Dump Station,Firewood,Handicapped Restroom Facilities,Ice,WiFi Parkwide,Laundry,Meeting Rooms,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Phone Service at Site,Propane,RV Service/Repair,Showers,Store,Cabin Rentals,Lodge Rentals,
Fishing,Hay Rides,Horse Shoes,Planned Activities,Playground,Swimming Pool,Theme Weekends,Water activities,arcade/game room,

Shenandoah Valley Koa
(540) 248-2746
State Route 781 W
Verona, VA

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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