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Summer Camps Dover NH

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

Old Stage Campground
(603) 742-4050
46 Old Stage Rd
Dover, NH
 
Indian Rivers Campground
(207) 748-0844
3 Indian Rivers Rd
Eliot, ME
 
Barrington Shores Campground
(603) 664-9333
70 Hall Rd
Barrington, NH
 
Crown Point Campground
(603) 332-0405
44 1st Crown Point Rd
Rochester, NH
 
Grand View Camping Area
(603) 332-1263
51 Four Rod Rd
Rochester, NH
 
Beaver Dam Campground
(207) 698-2267
551 Route 9
Berwick, ME
 
Ayers Lake Campground
(603) 335-1110
557 Us Highway 202
Barrington, NH
 
Happy Valley Camping Area
(603) 332-9880
157 Farmington Rd
Rochester, NH
 
Amazon Camp Area
(603) 332-9829
105 Whitehouse Rd
Rochester, NH
 
Liberty Hill Campgrounds
(603) 431-9747
945 Portsmouth Ave
Greenland, NH
 

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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