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Summer Camps Colorado Springs CO

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 Colorado Springs and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Ymca-Uso of the Pikes Peak Region
(719) 329-7266
4025 Terra Vale
Colorado Springs, CO
 
Eagle Lake Camp
(719) 472-1260
Rampart Range Road
Colorado Springs, CO
 
Shangri-La Mobile Home Park
(719) 634-0140
3526 North Cascade Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO
 
M W A Camp 7226
(719) 575-0994
2924 Beacon Street
Colorado Springs, CO
 
K & C Recreational Vehicle Centers LLC
(719) 382-6630
5817 North Nevada Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO
 
Goldfield Campground
(719) 471-0495
West Highway 24 & 26
Colorado Springs, CO
 
Bernie`s Light Truck & RV Repair
(719) 578-9903
50 Mount View Lane
Colorado Springs, CO
 
Sleepy Valley Mobile Home & RV Community
(719) 634-5822
3410 North El Paso Street
Colorado Springs, CO
 
Sun City RV Inc
(719) 573-0807
6302 East Platte Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO
 
K & C RV Parts & Service
(719) 382-6534
5895 North Nevada Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO
 

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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