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Summer Camps Hockessin DE

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

Pike Creek Fitness Club
(302) 239-6688
4905 Mermaid Boulevard Suite B
Wilmington, DE
 
Delaware Motel & RV Park
(302) 328-3114
235 South Dupont Highway
New Castle, DE
 
Brandywine Country Club Tennis Professional Shop
(302) 478-4559
2822 Shipley Road
Wilmington, DE
 
Woodlands Camping Resort
(410) 398-4414
265 Starkey Ln
Elkton, MD
 
D & J Shady Rest Campsites
(717) 529-2020
19501 Kirkwood Pike
Oxford, PA
 
3 Seasons Camping Resort
(610) 274-0607
Route 273
Landenberg, PA
 
Slicer`s Camping Center
(302) 836-4110
769 South Dupont Highway
New Castle, DE
 
Sanford Day Camp
(302) 475-8013
2621 Epping Road
Wilmington, DE
 
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,
Amenities
Cable TV,Laundry,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Store,Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Fishing,Nature Trails,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming - Lake,Swimming Pool,

Beechwood Campground & Park
(610) 384-1457
105 Beechwood Dr
Coatesville, PA
 

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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