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Summer Camps Elizabethton TN

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

Watuga Lake Rv Park
(423) 768-2257
676 Goose Bradley Lane
Butler, TN
 
Laurel Creek Lodge Campgrounds
(423) 725-5988
1511 Dennis Cove Rd
Hampton, TN
 
Heritage Park Of Johnson City
(423) 928-7461
2701 S Roan St
Johnson City, TN
 
Woodsmoke Campgrounds
(423) 743-2116
Ih 181 & Exit 23
Unicoi, TN
 
North Indian Creek Campground
(423) 743-4502
Highway 107
Unicoi, TN
 
Pappy's Marina
(423) 768-2270
1700 Sink Valley Rd
Butler, TN
 
Spring City Rv Parking
(423) 282-1828
116 Spring City Dr # 1
Johnson City, TN
 
All American Campground
(423) 764-9454
204 Essex Dr
Bluff City, TN
 
Sciota Woods Rv Park & Hall
(423) 743-1033
352 Sciota Rd
Unicoi, TN
 
Rocky Top Campground
(423) 323-2535
496 Pearl Ln
Blountville, TN
 

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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