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Summer Camps Kingsport TN

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

Rocky Top Campground
(423) 323-2535
496 Pearl Ln
Blountville, TN
 
Heritage Park Of Johnson City
(423) 928-7461
2701 S Roan St
Johnson City, TN
 
Painter Creek Marina
(423) 878-5775
766 Painter Creek Rd
Bristol, TN
 
Cochran's Lakeview Campground
(423) 878-8045
821 Painter Creek Rd
Bristol, TN
 
Deer Run Rv Resort
(931) 484-3333
3609 Peavine Firetower Road
Crossville, TN
 
Spring City Rv Parking
(423) 282-1828
116 Spring City Dr # 1
Johnson City, TN
 
All American Campground
(423) 764-9454
204 Essex Dr
Bluff City, TN
 
Lake Front Family Campground
(423) 878-6730
350 Jones Rd
Bristol, TN
 
King's Motel
(865) 436-4396
625 River Rd
Gatlinburg, TN
 
Pebble Mountain Family
(423) 257-2120
78 Pebble Mountain Cir
Chuckey, TN
 

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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