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Summer Camps Council Bluffs IA

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 Council Bluffs and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Tomes Country Club Acres Park
(712) 366-0363
706 W South Omaha Bridge Rd
Council Bluffs, IA
Honey Creek Campground
(712) 545-9400
28120 145th St
Crescent, IA
Countrywide Yacht Club
(402) 455-2700
17500 N River Dr
Omaha, NE
New City Campground
(402) 339-0800
4095 S 84th St
Omaha, NE
Brea Z Lake
(563) 886-3792
1626 250th St
Tipton, IA
Lewis and Clark
(402) 661-1804
601 Riverfront Drive Omaha
Omaha, NE
Washington Mobile Home Terrace
(402) 291-1591
3101 Washington St
Bellevue, NE
Home Park
(402) 457-4715
6902 N 16th St
Omaha, NE
Garden Valley Courts
(402) 451-9878
5524 N. 16th St.
Omaha, NE
Twin Anchors Campground
(641) 377-2243
68132 Us Highway 30
Colo, IA

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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