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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
 
Famil-e-fun Campgrounds
(605) 996-8983
25473 403rd Ave
Mitchell, SD
 
Horse Thief Resort
(800) 421-7116, (605) 574-2668
24391 Highway 87
Hill City, SD
Number of Sites
130 Total Camp/RV Sites,63 30 Amp Service,6 50 Amp Service,130 Electric and Water,6 Electric Only,32 Full Hookups,45 Max RV Length,31 Pull-Thru Sites,46 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Biking Trails,Hiking Trails,Marina,Nature Trails,Recreation Hall,Swimming Pool,

Rivers Edge Campsite
(605) 765-2550
Hc 3 Box 82
Gettysburg, SD
 
Whispering Pines Campground
(605) 341-3667
22700 Silver City Rd
Rapid City, SD
 
Dakota Campground
(605) 996-9432
1800 W Spruce Ave
Mitchell, SD
 
No-name City Rv & Campground
(605) 347-9169
Hc 75 Box 495
Sturgis, SD
 
Roy Kota Resort
(605) 448-2551
116799 Roykota Dr
Lake City, SD
 
Black Hills Yogi Bear Park
(605) 341-8554
7001 S Highway 16
Rapid City, SD
 
Tee Pee Campgrounds
(605) 669-2461
303 5th St
Murdo, 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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