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Summer Camps Brainerd MN

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

Gull & Love Lake Campground
(218) 829-8130
5617 Love Lake Rd Nw
Brainerd, MN
 
Shady Hollow Resort & Campground
(800) 450-9308
P.o. Box 207
Brainerd, MN
 
Lakeside Resort & Campground
(218) 828-1708
4612 County Road 23 Se
Brainerd, MN
 
Don & Mayva's Campground
(218) 829-6468
8831 Crow Wing Camp Rd Sw
Brainerd, MN
 
Hart's Rv Park
(218) 765-3327
Brainerd, MN
 
Hidden Paradise Resort
(218) 963-3180
1388 Ojibwa Rd N
Brainerd, MN
 
Sullivan's Resort & Campground
(218) 829-5697
2102 County Road 127 N
Brainerd, MN
 
Miller's Love Lake Inc
(218) 825-7310
9757 Shady Ln Nw
Brainerd, MN
 
Twin Oaks Resort
(218) 764-2965
15114 Nokay Lake Rd.
Brainerd, MN
 
Mission Beach Resort & Campground
(218) 765-3447
Hc 86 Box 1010
Merrifield, MN
 

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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