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Summer Camps Irwin PA

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

Fox Den Acres Campgrounds
(724) 925-7054
Rr 1
New Stanton, PA
 
Bush Campground
(724) 668-8999
Bush Rd
New Alexandria, PA
 
Mountain Top Scenic View Camp
(724) 224-1511
Sun Mine Rd
Tarentum, PA
 
Erie Koa Kampgrounds
(814) 476-7706
6645 West Rd
Mc Kean, PA
 
Sill's Campgrounds
(717) 484-4806
1906 Bowmansville Rd
Mohnton, PA
 
Campground-70 Trailer Park
(724) 239-2737
824 Bentleyville Rd
Charleroi, PA
 
Lazy Acres Campground
(724) 668-8067
Rt 981 Slagg Rd
New Alexandria, PA
 
Woodland Campground
(814) 857-5388
314 Egypt Road
Woodland, PA
 
Mallards Landing Campground
(814) 683-5870
1525 Footsville Rd
Linesville, PA
 
Sun Valley Camp
(717) 445-6262
451 Maple Grove Rd
Bowmansville, 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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