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Summer Camps Mitchell SD

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

R & R Campground
(605) 996-8895
1700 S Burr St
Mitchell, SD
Dakota Campground
(605) 996-9432
1800 W Spruce Ave
Mitchell, SD
French Creek RV Park-Campground
(605) 673-3727
144 South 4th Street
Custer, SD
Badlands/Interior Campground
(800) 421-7116, (605) 433-5335
HC 54 Box 115 Hwy 377 2m S Badlands
Interior, SD
Number of Sites
40 Total Camp/RV Sites,40 Electric and Water,20 Full Hookups,
Cabin Rentals,
Marina,Swimming Pool,

Aa Wild Bills Campground
(605) 578-2800
Hcr 73 Box 1101
Deadwood, SD
Famil-e-fun Campgrounds
(605) 996-8983
25473 403rd Ave
Mitchell, SD
Wildcat Valley
(605) 255-4059
13628 Highway 40
Keystone, SD
Lazy J RV Park
(800) 421-7116, (605) 342-2751
4110 South Highway 16
Rapid City, SD
Number of Sites
120 Total Camp/RV Sites,120 20 Amp Service,68 30 Amp Service,35 50 Amp Service,68 Higher Amp Service,120 Electric and Water,120 Electric Only,68 Full Hookups,68 Group Sites,45 Max RV Length,60 Pull-Thru Sites,2 Rental Trailers,10 Seasonal,4 Sideouts,60 Tent Sites,
Cabin Rentals,Park Trailers,
Swimming Pool,

Hog Campground
(605) 347-2431
Rr 2 Box 116
Whitewood, SD
R & R Campground
(605) 996-8895
1700 S Burr St
Mitchell, SD

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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