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Summer Camps Calhoun GA

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

KOA Campground
(706) 629-7511
2523 Red Bud Road Northeast
Calhoun, GA
 
Camp Sunrise Inc
(706) 337-3394
1427 Slate Mine Road Southeast
Fairmount, GA
 
Knights Inn Campground
(706) 277-9687
142 Carbondale Rd Sw
Dalton, GA
 
Woodring Branch Campground
(706) 276-6050
3638 Highway 282
Chatsworth, GA
 
Southern Gates Rv Park
(229) 273-6464
Ih 75 Exit 30
Arabi, GA
 
Family Leisure Resort
(770) 773-7320
1001 Poplar Springs Rd
Adairsville, GA
 
Gordon County Park
(706) 629-3490
388 Park Dr Ne
Ranger, GA
 
Talking Rock Creek Properties
(706) 334-2519
1604 Highway 136
Chatsworth, GA
 
Campwest Minster
(770) 760-0676
2412 Lake Rockaway Road Northwest
Conyers, GA
 
Woodland Christian Camp
(770) 562-3103
90 Woodland Camp Road
Temple, GA
 

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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