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Summer Camps Forest Grove OR

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 Forest Grove and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Horning's Campground
(503) 647-2920
21277 Nw Brunswick Canyon Rd
Cornelius, OR
 
Sleepy Hollow Rv Park
(503) 864-3740
775 E 3rd St
Lafayette, OR
 
Edgewater Primitive Campground
(503) 842-2292
2 S 10 30 101
Tillamook, OR
 
Shady Trails Rv Park & Campground
(541) 878-2206
1 Meadow Ln
Shady Cove, OR
 
Sand Creek Station
(541) 365-4416
Highway 97 N
Chiloquin, OR
 
REI - Recreational Equipment- Inc.
(503) 624-8600
7410 SW Bridgeport Road
Tigard, OR
 
Meadow Wood Rv Park & Camp
(541) 832-3114
862 Autumn Ln
Glendale, OR
 
Loon Lake Lodge and RV Resort
(800) 421-7116, (541) 599-2244
9011 Loon Lake Road
Reedsport, OR
Number of Sites
68 Total Camp/RV Sites,68 Electric and Water,38 Full Hookups,25 Pull-Thru Sites,15 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Boat Launch,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Fishing,Kayak Rentals,Marina,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Swimming - Lake,

Four Seasons Rv Resort
(541) 247-7959
96526 N Bank Rogue River Rd
Gold Beach, OR
 
Agness Rv Park
(541) 247-2813
4215 Agness Rd
Agness, OR
 

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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