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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.

Bass Lake Resort
(704) 642-0035
185 Jim Neely Dr
Salisbury, NC
 
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,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,

Soco Road Campground
(828) 497-6630
Highway 19 N
Cherokee, NC
 
Indian Beach Pier & Campground
(252) 247-3411
1960 Salter Path Rd
Atlantic Beach, NC
 
Wildlife Woods Campground
(704) 483-5611
Nc Highway 150
Sherrills Ford, NC
 
Dan Nicholas Park
(704) 636-0154
6800 Bringle Ferry Rd
Salisbury, NC
 
Squatter's Campsite
(252) 247-3063
1475 Salter Path Rd
Salter Path, NC
 
Happy Holidays Campground
(828) 497-7250
Highway 19
Cherokee, NC
 
Mama Gertie''s Hideaway Campground
(800) 421-7116, (828) 686-4258
15 Uphill Road
Swannanoa, NC
Number of Sites
33 Total Camp/RV Sites,26 30 Amp Service,12 50 Amp Service,33 Electric and Water,19 Full Hookups,45 Max RV Length,14 Pull-Thru Sites,22 Sideouts,5 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Arcade/Game room,

Buck Creek Campgrounds
(828) 724-4888
1020 Toms Creek Rd
Marion, 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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