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Summer Camps Havelock NC

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

Long Creek Family Campground
(252) 447-7076
3560 Adams Creek Rd
Havelock, NC
Coastal Dreams Enterprises Llc
(252) 247-0494
1463 Highway 24 E
Newport, NC
Arrow Head Campsite
(252) 247-3838
1550 Salter Path Rd
Atlantic Beach, NC
Salter Path Campgrounds
(252) 247-3525
1620 Salter Path Rd
Salter Path, NC
Neuse River Campground
(252) 638-2556
1565 B St
New Bern, NC
Whispering Pines Rv Park & Campground
(252) 726-4902
25 Whispering Pines
Newport, NC
Guest Inn & Campground
(252) 726-5818
303 Henderson Blvd
Atlantic Beach, NC
Indian Beach Pier & Campground
(252) 247-3411
1960 Salter Path Rd
Atlantic Beach, NC
Squatter's Campsite
(252) 247-3063
1475 Salter Path Rd
Salter Path, NC
Goose Creek Resort Family Park
(252) 393-6474
Highway 24 E
Swansboro, NC

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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