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Summer Camps Buzzards Bay MA

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 Buzzards Bay and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Bayview Campgrounds Inc
(508) 759-7610
260 Macarthur Blvd
Buzzards Bay, MA
 
Bourne Scenic Park
(800) 421-7116, (508) 759-7873
370 Scenic Highway
Bourne, MA
Number of Sites
420 Total Camp/RV Sites,420 Electric and Water,
Amenities
BBQ Pits,Dump Station,Firewood,Handicapped Restroom Facilities,Ice,Ice Cream Shop,WiFi HotSpots,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Propane,Showers,Snack Bar,Store,Cabin Rentals,internet access at specific locations in park,
Recreation
Arcade,Game room,Basket Ball,Beach Volleyball,Biking Trails,Bird Watching,Fishing,Flyfishing,Hay Rides,Hiking Trails,Horse Shoes,Nature Trails,Picnic Area,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming Pool,Theme Weekends,

Peters Pond Park
(508) 477-1775
185 Cotuit Rd P.o. Box 999
Sandwich, MA
 
Cape Cod Campresort
(800) 421-7116, (508) 548-1458
176 Thomas Landers Road
Cape Cod East Falmouth, MA
Number of Sites
200 Total Camp/RV Sites,100 30 Amp Service,100 50 Amp Service,200 Electric and Water,200 Electric Only,130 Full Hookups,35 Max RV Length,20 Pull-Thru Sites,60 Seasonal,30 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Boat Launch,Equestrian Friendly,Fishing,Golf Facilities,Marina,Planned Activities,Playground,Swimming Pool,Water activities,

Sippewissett Cabins Campgrounds
(508) 548-2542
836 Palmer Ave
Falmouth, MA
 
Camp Dennen
(508) 888-1939
Hedges Pond Rd
Buzzards Bay, MA
 
Dunroamin' Trailer Park
(508) 477-0541
14 John Ewer Rd
Sandwich, MA
 
Otis Trailer Village
(508) 477-0444
Route 151
Mashpee, MA
 
Cape Cod Campresort
508-548-1458 Off Season # 800-865-3829
176 Thomas Landers Road
East Falmouth, MA
 
Sandy Pond Campground
(800) 421-7116, (508) 759-9336
834 Bourne Road
Plymonth, MA
Number of Sites
200 Total Camp/RV Sites,85 30 Amp Service,101 50 Amp Service,200 Electric and Water,101 Full Hookups,2 Group Sites,45 Max RV Length,35 No Hookups,12 Pull-Thru Sites,35 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Arcade/Game room,Boat Launch,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Equestrian Friendly,Fishing,Golf Facilities,Hiking Trails,Kayak Rentals,Nature Trails,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming - Lake,Water activities,Geocaching,

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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