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Summer Camps Burlington IA

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

Spring Lake Campground
(319) 752-8691
Spring Lake Rd & Highway X 62
Burlington, IA
 
Riverview Hotel & amp; Campground
(217) 852-6662
971 S. 1st
Dallas City, IL
 
Lake Wilderness Camping Inc
(319) 837-6288
2499 121st St
West Point, IA
 
Hilltop Acres Campground
(515) 386-8319
1330 K Ave
Jefferson, IA
 
Lake Pla-mor
(641) 526-3169
12725 Killdeer Ave
Kellogg, IA
 
7 Ponds Park
(319) 985-2106
10773 198th St
Sperry, IA
 
Riverview Hotel & Campgrounds
(217) 852-6662
971 W 1st St
Dallas City, IL
 
Young's Lake
(309) 768-2596
1717 Lakeside Rd
Kirkwood, IL
 
Dubuque Yacht Basin & Rv Park
(563) 556-7708
1630 E 16th Street Ext
Dubuque, IA
 
Prairie Village
(515) 996-2835
2867 360th Street
Booneville, IA
 

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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