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Summer Camps Ludlow MA

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

Partridge Hollow Campground
(413) 267-5122
72 Sutcliff Rd
Monson, MA
 
Village Green Campground
(413) 245-3504
228 Sturbridge Rd
Brimfield, MA
 
Quinebaug Cove
(413) 245-9525
49 Holland Rd
Brimfield, MA
 
Highview Campground
(508) 867-7800
58 John Gilbert Road
West Brookfield, MA
 
Old Saw Mill Campground
(508) 867-2427
Long Hill Rd
West Brookfield, MA
 
Sunsetview Farm Camping Area
(413) 267-9269
57 Town Farm Rd
Monson, MA
 
Oak Haven Campground
(413) 245-7148
22 Main St P.o. Box 166
Wales, MA
 
Windy Acres Campground
(413) 527-9862
139 South Rd
Easthampton, MA
 
Southwick Acres Campgrounds
(413) 569-6339
256 College Hwy
Southwick, MA
 
Mineral Springs Family Campground
(860) 684-2993
135 Leonard Rd
Stafford Springs, CT
 

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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