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

Lost Lake Resort & Campground
(541) 386-6366
Po Box 90
Hood River, OR
 
Twin Tunnels Campground
(541) 478-2267
1504 Rock Creek Rd
Mosier, OR
 
Cascade Locks
(541) 374-8668
660 Forest Ln
Cascade Locks, OR
 
Columbia Hills Rv Village
(509) 767-2277
111 Highway 197
Dallesport, WA
 
Lone Pine Village
(541) 298-2800
351 Lone Pine Dr
The Dalles, OR
 
Bridge Rv Park & Campgrounds
(509) 493-1111
65271 Highway 14
White Salmon, WA
 
Bridge Of The Gods Motel & Park
(541) 374-8628
630 Wanapa St Sw
Cascade Locks, OR
 
Bigfoot Park
(509) 427-4441
1861 Metzger Rd
Carson, WA
 
View Point Trailer Court
(541) 296-5797
3564 E 2nd St
The Dalles, OR
 
Beacon Rock Resort
(509) 427-8473
62 Moorage Rd
Stevenson, WA
 

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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