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Summer Camps Gresham 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 Gresham and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Jantzen Beach Rv Park
(503) 289-7626
1503 N Hayden Island Dr
Portland, OR
 
Promontory Park Campground
(503) 630-5153
40600 E Highway 224
Estacada, OR
 
Crook County Rv Park
(541) 447-2599
1040 S Main St
Prineville, OR
 
Nehalem Shore Rv Park
(503) 368-6670
37395 Northfork Rd
Nehalem, OR
 
Mountain Shadow Rv Park
(541) 549-7275
540 Highway 20 W
Sisters, OR
 
Fort Vancouver
(360) 816-6230
612 East Reserve Street
Vancouver, WV
 
REI - Recreational Equipment- Inc.
(503) 624-8600
7410 SW Bridgeport Road
Tigard, OR
 
Lakewood Rv Park
(541) 830-1957
2564 Merry Ln
White City, OR
 
Ochoco Lake County Campgrounds
(541) 447-1209
398 N Fairview St
Prineville, OR
 
Brighton Resort
(503) 368-5745
29200 Highway 101 N
Rockaway Beach, 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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