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

Lazy Daze Campground
(865) 448-6061
8429 State Highway 73
Townsend, TN
Little River Village Campground
(865) 448-2241
8533 State Highway 73
Townsend, TN
Anderson Motor Coach Camping
(865) 448-6681
8277 State Highway 73
Townsend, TN
Riverview Campground
(865) 448-6800
213 Webb Rd
Townsend, TN
Lotterdale Cove Campground
(423) 856-3832
17197 E Coast Tellico Parkway
Greenback, TN
Big Meadow Family Campground
(865) 448-0625
8215 Cedar Creek Rd
Townsend, TN
Tuckaleechee Campground
(865) 448-9608
7301 Punkin Ln
Townsend, TN
Big Valley Campground
(865) 448-6191
Highway 321
Townsend, TN
Tremont Hills Campground
(865) 448-6363
118 Stables Dr
Townsend, TN
Lazy Acres
(865) 986-3539
8500 Jackson Bend Rd
Lenoir City, 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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