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Summer Camps Easthampton MA

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

Windy Acres Campground
(413) 527-9862
139 South Rd
Easthampton, MA
Walker Island Family Camping
(413) 354-2295
27 Route 20
Chester, MA
Sodom Mountain Campground
(413) 569-3930
233 S Loomis St
Southwick, MA
Camp Overflow
(413) 269-4036
Po Box 645
Otis, MA
Bayview Campgrounds Inc
(508) 759-7610
260 Macarthur Blvd
Buzzards Bay, MA
Berkshire Park Camping Area
(413) 238-5918
350 Harvey Rd
Worthington, MA
White Birch Campgrounds
(413) 665-4941
214 North St
South Deerfield, MA
Southwick Acres Campgrounds
(413) 569-6339
256 College Hwy
Southwick, MA
J & D Marina
(413) 269-4839
1367 Reservoir Rd
East Otis, MA
Lakeside Camping
(508) 867-2737
13 Hobbs Ave
Brookfield, MA

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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