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Summer Camps Hattiesburg MS

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

Quilla's Rv Park
(601) 544-6837
558 Southgate Rd
Hattiesburg, MS
 
Okatoma River Resort And Rv Park
(601) 268-6600
221 Okatoma River Rd (off Hwy 49 By Lux Rd)
Hattiesburg, MS
 
Okatoma Outdoor Post & Canoe Rental
(888) oka-toma
550 Walter Lott Rd
Seminary, MS
 
Biloxi Beach Campground
(800) 860-7043
1816 Beach Blvd.
Biloxi, MS
 
South Wind Motel & Rv Park
(228) 388-4684
2668 W Beach Blvd
Gulfport, MS
 
Deer Run Lake
(601) 582-9004
607 Corinne St
Hattiesburg, MS
 
Shady Cove Rv Park
(601) 268-1077
7836 U S Highway 49
Hattiesburg, MS
 
G & W Mobile Home & Camper Park
(601) 372-9257
290 Stokes Robertson Rd
Jackson, MS
 
Town Creek Campground
(662) 494-4885
Witherspoon Rd
West Point, MS
 
Coal Bluff Park Campground
(601) 654-7726
1319 Coal Bluff Rd
Lena, MS
 

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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