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Summer Camps Columbus OH

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

Mann's Mobile Home Estates
(614) 239-7900
755 Stelzer Rd
Columbus, OH
 
Alton Campground
(614) 878-9127
6552 W Broad St
Galloway, OH
 
Berkshire Campgrounds
(740) 965-2321
1848 Alexander Rd
Galena, OH
 
Carvel Manor Mhp & Propane Sales
(740) 983-2682
14461 State Route 104
Ashville, OH
 
Shawnee Village
(740) 858-5542
13610 Us Highway 52
West Portsmouth, OH
 
Tree Haven Campgrounds Inc
(740) 965-3469
4855 Miller Paul Rd
Westerville, OH
 
Cross Creek Camping Resort
(740) 549-2267
3190 S Old State Rd
Lewis Center, OH
 
Jackson Lake Park
(614) 837-6050
3715 Cedar Hill Rd Nw
Canal Winchester, OH
 
Camp Coonpath
(740) 756-9218
4625 Coonpath Rd
Carroll, OH
 
Huggy Bear Campground
(419) 968-2211
9065 Ringwald Rd
Middle Point, OH
 

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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