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Summer Camps Milwaukee WI

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

Oak Creek Estates
(414) 761-2099
2301 W College Ave
Milwaukee, WI
 
Jellystone Park Camp Resort
(414) 835-2565
8425 State Road 38
Caledonia, WI
 
Twin Springs Resort Campground
(715) 235-9321
3010 Cedar Falls Rd
Menomonie, WI
 
Tomorrow Wood Campground
(715) 249-5954
3845 S Fish Lake Rd
Hancock, WI
 
White-tail Wilderness Campground
(715) 866-8276
27225 State Road 35
Webster, WI
 
Standing Rock Campground
(414) 462-5310
6001 N 91st St
Milwaukee, WI
 
Crocket Resort Camping & Rv Park
(608) 666-2040
N2884 28th Ave
Lyndon Station, WI
 
Maples Alley Campground
(920) 842-4461
9184 Golf Course Rd
Suring, WI
 
Mc Caslin Mountain Campground
(715) 757-3734
W15720 County Road F
Athelstane, WI
 
Rock River Leisure Estates
(608) 868-4366
530 E Ellendale Rd
Edgerton, WI
 

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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