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Summer Camps Fergus Falls MN

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 Fergus Falls and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Swan Lake Resort
(218) 736-4626
Rr 6 Box 426
Fergus Falls, MN
Big Island Campsite
(218) 826-6174
S Turtle Lake
Underwood, MN
Clitherall Lake Campground
(218) 864-8182
Rr 1 Box 200
Battle Lake, MN
Early Inn Resort & Campground
(320) 859-2149
Rr3 Box 25
Osakis, MN
Supersaw Valley Campground
(507) 498-5880
414 3rd Ave Nw
Spring Grove, MN
Twin Pines Resort
(218) 826-6459
Rr 2 Box 502
Underwood, MN
Otter Lake Campgrounds
(218) 864-5848
N Highway 78
Battle Lake, MN
Sundowner Campground
(218) 747-2931
Rr 1 Box 145
Ashby, MN
Whispering Pines Resort
(218) 652-4362
Rr 1 Box 83
Nevis, MN
Lakeview Resort & Restaurant
(218) 637-6237
County Rd 10
Mentor, MN

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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