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Summer Camps Elkhart IN

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

Elkhart Campground
(574) 264-2914
25608 County Road 4
Elkhart, IN
 
Eby''s Pines Campground
(800) 421-7116, (574) 848-4583
14583 State Road 120
Bristol, IN
Number of Sites
330 Total Camp/RV Sites,30 20 Amp Service,230 30 Amp Service,30 50 Amp Service,330 Electric and Water,35 Full Hookups,30 Group Sites,42 Max RV Length,15 No Hookups,50 Pull-Thru Sites,100 Seasonal,50 Sideouts,50 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Arcade/Game room,Biking Trails,Fishing,Hiking Trails,Nature Trails,Playground,Swimming Pool,

Twin Pines Mobile Home Park
(574) 533-4945
2011 W Wilden Ave
Goshen, IN
 
Willow Shores Campers Resort
(269) 641-5429
14025 Us Highway 12
Union, MI
 
Sunny Haven Recreation Park
(574) 277-5356
11425 Anderson Rd
Granger, IN
 
Elkhart Campground
(800) 421-7116, (574) 264-2914
25608 County Road 4 East
Elkhart, IN
Number of Sites
450 Total Camp/RV Sites,450 Electric and Water,113 Full Hookups,60 Max RV Length,245 Pull-Thru Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,

Eby's Pines Inc
(574) 848-4583
14583 State Road 120
Bristol, IN
 
Hollywood Shores Resort
(269) 641-7307
70901 Wayne St
Union, MI
 
Elkhart County 4-h Fairgrounds
(574) 533-3247
17746-d County Rd. 34
Goshen, IN
 
Elkhart Co/Middlebury Exit KOA
(800) 421-7116, (574) 825-5932
52867 State Road 13
Middlebury, IN
Number of Sites
105 Total Camp/RV Sites,105 Electric and Water,42 Full Hookups,80 Max RV Length,47 Pull-Thru Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,

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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