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Summer Camps Elberton 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 Elberton and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Dixie Drifters Camping Club N C H A
(706) 283-7259
2063 Harmony Road
Elberton, GA
 
River's Edge Campground & Resort
(706) 213-8081
2311 Pulliam Mill Rd.
Dewy Rose, GA
 
Camp Otaki
(706) 376-7094
Reed Crk
Hartwell, GA
 
Three Way Campers
(770) 422-9300
1400 Cobb Parkway Northeast
Marietta, GA
 
Little River Park
(478) 452-1605
3069 N Columbia St
Milledgeville, GA
 
Pine-der-rosa Cabins & Rv Park+a2470
(706) 213-1708
2561 Hulmes Chapel Rd
Elberton, GA
 
Watsadler Campground
(706) 376-3284
286 Watsadler Rd
Hartwell, GA
 
Byrom`s Camper Manufacturing
(229) 263-8050
West Highway 84
Quitman, GA
 
Altamaha Fish Camp
(912) 264-2342
1605 Altamaha Park Rd
Brunswick, GA
 
Petersburg Campground Usa
(706) 541-9464
Petersburg Rd
Appling, 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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