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Summer Camps Camas WA

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

Fort Vancouver
(360) 816-6230
612 East Reserve Street
Vancouver, WV
 
Lake Merwin Campers Hideaway
(360) 247-5940
24706 Ne Columbia Tie Rd
Amboy, WA
 
American Heritage Campgrounds
(360) 943-8778
9610 Kimmie St Sw
Olympia, WA
 
Olympia Campground
(800) 421-7116, (360) 352-2551
1441 83rd Avenue SW
Olympia, WA
Number of Sites
99 Total Camp/RV Sites,99 Electric and Water,26 Full Hookups,29 No Hookups,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,

PaddleMasters
(360) 738-9354
1105 Railroad Ave
Bellingham, WA
 
Jantzen Beach Rv Park
(503) 289-7626
1503 N Hayden Island Dr
Portland, OR
 
Big Fir Campground & Rv Park
(800) 532-4397
5515 Ne 259th St
Ridgefield, WA
 
Fox Park Rv Park
(360) 274-6785
567 23rd Ave
Longview, WA
 
Beachside Rv Park
(360) 371-5962
7630 Birch Bay Dr
Blaine, WA
 
Elm Grove Rv Park
(509) 588-3720
407 3rd St
Benton City, WA
 

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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