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Summer Camps Mayfield KY

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

Lakeside Campground & Marina
(270) 354-8157
12363 Us Highway 68 E
Benton, KY
 
Sportsman's Anchor Resort
(270) 354-8493
12888 Us Highway 68 E
Benton, KY
 
I-75 Camper Village
(859) 824-5836
940 Curry Ln
Williamstown, KY
 
Cumberland Camping Inc
(606) 348-5253
Cumberland Ridge Rd
Monticello, KY
 
Fern Lake Campground
(270) 444-7939
5535 Cairo Rd
Paducah, KY
 
Lakewood Resort Inc
(270) 354-9122
368 Jonathan Point Rd
Benton, KY
 
Birmingham Point Rv Park
(270) 354-8482
5295 Barge Island Rd
Benton, KY
 
Holly Green Recreational Park
(270) 753-5652
102 Park Dr
Murray, KY
 
Glendale Campground
(270) 369-7755
4566 Sportsman Lake Rd
Elizabethtown, KY
 
Salvation Army Camp
(270) 433-5801
Cherry Tree Ridge
Burkesville, KY
 

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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