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Summer Camps Lewiston ME

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

Hemlock Camping
(207) 998-2384
Route 11
Poland, ME
Big Sky Acres Campground
(207) 688-4147
1430 Hallowell Rd
Durham, ME
Durham Leisure Center
(207) 353-4353
Route 136
Durham, ME
The Birches Family Campground
(800) 421-7116, (207) 268-4330
Norris Point Road
Litchfield, ME
Number of Sites
115 Total Camp/RV Sites,115 Electric and Water,10 Full Hookups,35 Max RV Length,14 Pull-Thru Sites,
Cabin Rentals,
Boating,Canoe Rentals,Fishing,Kayak Rentals,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Recreation Hall,

Beaver Brook Campground
(800) 421-7116, (207) 933-2108
1 Wilson Pond Rd.
North Monmouth, ME
Number of Sites
207 Total Camp/RV Sites,207 Electric and Water,18 Full Hookups,50 Max RV Length,5 No Hookups,11 Pull-Thru Sites,45 Seasonal,
Cabin Rentals,
Arcade/Game room,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Fishing,Kayak Rentals,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming Pool,

Range Pond Campground
(207) 998-2624
94 Plains Rd
Poland, ME
Martin Stream Campsite
(207) 225-3274
Martins Stream Rd
Turner, ME
Birches Campground
(207) 268-4330
Hard Scrubble Rd
Litchfield, ME
Hebron Pines Campground
(207) 966-2179
Route 124
Hebron, ME
Beaverbrook Camping Area
(207) 933-2108
Wilson Pond Rd
North Monmouth, ME

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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