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

Town & Country Campground
(952) 445-1756
12630 Boone Ave
Savage, MN
 
Fish Lake Acres Campground
(612) 492-3393
3000 210th St E
Prior Lake, MN
 
Minneapolis Southwest Koa
(952) 492-6440
3315 W 166th St
Jordan, MN
 
Fifty Lakes Campground
(218) 763-2616
Po Box 158
Fifty Lakes, MN
 
Van's Trailer Ranch
(507) 282-1414
5525 Highway 63 S
Rochester, MN
 
Dakotah Meadows Campground
(612) 445-8800
2341 Park Pl Nw
Prior Lake, MN
 
Brainerd International Raceway
(952) 475-1500
17113 Minnetonka Blvd # 214
Minnetonka, MN
 
Head Lake Camp
(218) 346-7200
Po Box 66
Richville, MN
 
Buffalo Lake Campground
(218) 847-2320
County Rd 21 & 26
Rochert, MN
 
Spider Shores Resort
(218) 326-2031
Spider Shores Dr
Marcell, 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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