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Summer Camps Herndon VA

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

Fairfax County Government
(703) 471-5414
1400 Lake Fairfax Dr
Reston, VA
 
Burke Lake Park Golf Course
(703) 323-6600
7315 Ox Rd
Fairfax Station, VA
 
Bull Run Regional Park
(703) 631-0550
6501 Pohick Bay Dr
Lorton, VA
 
Deer Trail Park & Campground
(276) 228-3636
Rr 1 Box 359
Wytheville, VA
 
Beartree Campground
(276) 388-3642
20993 Bear Tree Gap Rd
Damascus, VA
 
Bull Run Regional Park
(703) 631-0550
7700 Bull Run Dr
Centreville, VA
 
Community Camps Inc
(301) 217-9591
15500 Quince Valley Ter
Gaithersburg, MD
 
Williamsburg KOA Resort
(800) 421-7116, (757) 565-2734, 800-562-1733
4000 Newman Road
Williamsburg, VA
Number of Sites
370 Total Camp/RV Sites,70 50 Amp Service,370 Electric and Water,136 Full Hookups,90 Max RV Length,65 Pull-Thru Sites,55 Total Rental Units,210 Sideouts,76 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cable TV,Dump Station,Firewood,Fenced Pet Area,Group Area,Ice,WiFi Parkwide,Laundry,Meeting Rooms,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Propane,Religious Services,Showers,Store,Cabin Rentals,Lodge Rentals,
Recreation
Basket Ball,Beach Volleyball,Bike Rentals,Bird Watching,Golf Carts,Hiking Trails,Horse Shoes,Jumping Pillow,Nature Trails,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Sports Field,Swimming Pool,Theme Weekends,arcade/game room,

Watermelon Park
(540) 955-4803
Rr 2
Berryville, VA
 
Daddy Rabbit Campground
(540) 789-4150
2015 Union School Rd Sw
Willis, VA
 

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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