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Summer Camps Covington KY

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

Paradise Gardens
(513) 385-4189
6100 Blue Rock Rd
Cincinnati, OH
 
Turnabout Camp & Boat Club
(859) 384-3060
4885 Beaver Rd
Union, KY
 
Boone''s Landing
(800) 421-7116, (859) 384-9800
14036 Boat Dock Road
Union, KY
Number of Sites
24 Total Camp/RV Sites,24 Electric and Water,3 Electric Only,1 Rental Units,1 Total Rental Units,20 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,Firewood,Ice,Pavilion,Store,
Recreation
Boating,Boat Launch,Canoe Rentals,Fishing,Nature Trails,

White Acres Campground
(502) 348-9677
3022 Boston Rd
Bardstown, KY
 
Indian Point Rv Park
(270) 388-2730
1136 Indian Hills Trl
Eddyville, KY
 
River Ridge Park
(859) 586-7282
8637 Lower River Rd
Burlington, KY
 
Oak Creek Campground
(859) 485-9131
Highway 16 & Oak Creek Rd
Walton, KY
 
Beaver Lake Boat Dock
(502) 839-4402
1050 S Lakeshore Dr
Lawrenceburg, KY
 
I-75 Camper Village
(859) 824-5836
940 Curry Ln
Williamstown, KY
 
Koomer Ridge Campground
(606) 668-3146
Highway 15
Pine Ridge, KY
 

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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