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Summer Camps Dawsonville GA

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

Under the Hemlock Campground and Cabins
(706) 265-4603
5545 Highway 52
Dawsonville, GA
Bald Ridge Campground
(770) 889-1591
4100 Bald Ridge Road
Cumming, GA
Etowah River Campground
(706) 864-9035
437 Rider Mill Rd
Dahlonega, GA
Camp Hope
(770) 536-4787
7011 Pony Lake Road
Dahlonega, GA
Camp Glisson
(706) 864-9352
865 Camp Glisson Road
Dahlonega, GA
Forsyth Racquet Club
(770) 205-8618
4910 Piney Grove Drive
Cumming, GA
Camp Glisson United Methodist Center
(706) 864-6181
865 Camp Glisson Road
Dahlonega, GA
Camp Glisson Stamp Mill Program Center
(706) 867-1896
865 Camp Glisson Road
Dahlonega, GA
B & B Campground
(706) 864-4476
10 Camper Park Rd
Dahlonega, GA
Affordable Mobile RV Service Inc
(706) 482-9905
2835 Pony Lake Road
Dahlonega, GA

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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