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Summer Camps Germantown MD

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

Community Camps Inc
(301) 217-9591
15500 Quince Valley Ter
Gaithersburg, MD
Ramblin'' Pines RV Park & Campground
(800) 421-7116, (410) 795-5161, 800-550-8733
801 Hoods Mill Road
Woodbine, MD
Number of Sites
201 Total Camp/RV Sites,54 30 Amp Service,147 50 Amp Service,201 Electric and Water,201 Electric Only,201 Full Hookups,50 Max RV Length,9 Tent Sites,
Cable TV,Fenced Pet Area,Group Area,Ice,WiFi Parkwide,Laundry,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Showers,Store,Cabin Rentals,
Boat Launch,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Equestrian Friendly,Fishing,Golf Facilities,Jumping Pillow,Kayak Rentals,Marina,Mini Golf,Nature Trails,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming Pool,arcade/game room,

Fairfax County Government
(703) 471-5414
1400 Lake Fairfax Dr
Reston, VA
Bar Harbor Rv Park
(410) 679-0880
4228 Birch Ave
Abingdon, MD
Woodlands Camping Resort
(800) 421-7116, (410) 398-4414
265 Starkey Lane
Elkton, MD
Number of Sites
156 Total Camp/RV Sites,156 50 Amp Service,156 Electric and Water,156 Electric Only,156 Full Hookups,50 Max RV Length,
Cable TV,Laundry,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Store,Cabin Rentals,
Fishing,Nature Trails,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming - Lake,Swimming Pool,

Little Bennett Regional Park
(301) 972-9222
23701 Frederick Rd
Clarksburg, MD
Ramobilein Pines Inc
(410) 795-5161
801 Hoods Mill Rd
Woodbine, MD
Camp Merryelande Vacation Cottages
(800) 421-7116, (301) 994-1722
15914 Camp Merryelande Road
Piney Point, MD
Number of Sites
46 Total Camp/RV Sites,15 20 Amp Service,2 50 Amp Service,46 Electric and Water,25 Electric Only,4 Group Sites,30 Max RV Length,24 No Hookups,12 Rental Units,12 Total Rental Units,36 Tent Sites,
BBQ Pits,Cable TV,Firewood,Group Area,Handicapped Restroom Facilities,Ice,Internet Access at Specific Locations in Park,WiFi HotSpots,Laundry,Meeting Rooms,Pets Welcome,Showers,Store,Cabin Rentals,Apartments,Motel Rooms,Lodge Rentals,
Beach Volleyball,Bike Rentals,Bird Watching,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Fishing,Horse Shoes,Kayak Rentals,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Picnic Area,Planned Activities,Playground,Swimming Pool,Swimming - River,Water activities,

Yogi Bear''s Jellystone Park
(800) 421-7116, (301) 223-7117
16519 Lappans Road
Williamsport, MD
Number of Sites
219 Total Camp/RV Sites,80 30 Amp Service,92 50 Amp Service,219 Electric and Water,172 Electric Only,134 Full Hookups,50 Max RV Length,6 No Hookups,92 Pull-Thru Sites,6 Tent Sites,
Cable TV,Group Area,Ice,Laundry,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Propane,Store,Cabin Rentals,
Arcade/Game room,Biking Trails,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Equestrian Friendly,Golf Facilities,Hiking Trails,Kayak Rentals,Marina,Mini Golf,Nature Trails,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming Pool,Water activities,

Island Resort
(800) 421-7116, (410) 641-9838
9537 Cropper Island Road
Newark, MD
Number of Sites
93 Total Camp/RV Sites,93 30 Amp Service,93 50 Amp Service,93 Electric and Water,93 Full Hookups,50 Max RV Length,15 Pull-Thru Sites,
Cable TV,Laundry,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Store,Cabin Rentals,
Boating,Canoe Rentals,Equestrian Friendly,Fishing,Golf Facilities,Kayak Rentals,Marina,Nature Trails,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Planned Activities,Playground,Swimming Pool,

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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