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Summer Camps Medford OR

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

Lakewood Rv Park
(541) 830-1957
2564 Merry Ln
White City, OR
Medford Oaks Rv Park
(541) 826-5103
7049 Highway 140
Eagle Point, OR
Glenyan Campground Of Ashland
(541) 488-1785
5310 Highway 66
Ashland, OR
Rogue River Resort & Rv Park
(541) 878-2404
21800 Highway 62
Shady Cove, OR
King Silver Rv Park & Marina
(541) 563-3502
3703 Alsea Hwy
Waldport, OR
Eagle Trailer Park
(541) 826-3675
233 S Shasta Ave
Eagle Point, OR
Jackson Hot Springs
(541) 482-3776
2253 Highway 99 N # Office
Ashland, OR
Shady Trails Rv Park & Campground
(541) 878-2206
1 Meadow Ln
Shady Cove, OR
Fly Casters Rv Park
(541) 878-2749
21655 Highway 62
Shady Cove, OR
Tiller Rv Park
(541) 825-3789
190 Terry Ln
Tiller, OR

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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