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

Dan Nichols Park & Campground
(800) 421-7116, (704) 216-7808
6800 Bringle Ferry Road
Salisbury, NC
Number of Sites
69 Total Camp/RV Sites,66 30 Amp Service,66 50 Amp Service,69 Electric and Water,3 Group Sites,3 No Hookups,15 Pull-Thru Sites,50 Sideouts,
Cabin Rentals,

Dan Nicholas Park
(704) 636-0154
6800 Bringle Ferry Rd
Salisbury, NC
Camp Living Water
(828) 488-6012
1510 Deep Creek Rd
Bryson City, NC
Great Smokey Mountain Park
(828) 369-5295
Highway 28 N
Franklin, NC
Bayside Marina & Campground
(252) 926-6621
Rr 2 Box 69
Scranton, NC
Bass Lake Resort
(704) 642-0035
185 Jim Neely Dr
Salisbury, NC
Nelson's Nantahala Hideaway
(828) 321-4407
Highway 19 & 129
Topton, NC
RiverCamp USA
(800) 421-7116, (336) 359-2267
2221 Kings Creek Road
Piney Creek, NC
Number of Sites
45 Total Camp/RV Sites,45 20 Amp Service,45 30 Amp Service,18 50 Amp Service,45 Electric and Water,45 Electric Only,30 Full Hookups,2 Group Sites,45 Max RV Length,5 No Hookups,20 Pull-Thru Sites,30 Seasonal,45 Sideouts,15 Tent Sites,
Cabin Rentals,
Biking Trails,Boat Launch,Fishing,Hiking Trails,Swimming - Lake,Swimming Pool,

Foothills Family Campgrounds
(828) 245-4064
1661 Hogan Rd
Forest City, NC
Waterway Rv Park
(252) 393-8715
850 Cedar Point Blvd
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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