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Summer Camps Montevallo AL

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

Cherokee Beach Camping & Trade
(205) 428-8339
2800 Highway 93
Helena, AL
 
Tannehill Historical State Park
(205) 477-6102
12632 Confederate Pkwy
Mc Calla, AL
 
Clevengers Marina & Rv
(205) 491-6684
Taylors Ferry Rd
Bessemer, AL
 
Halawaka Campgrounds & Grocery
(334) 749-4912
8180 Lee Road 279
Valley, AL
 
Palm Lake Rv Park & Opry
(251) 970-3773
15810-c Hwy 59
Foley, AL
 
Koa Kampgrounds
(205) 664-8832
222 Highway 33
Pelham, AL
 
Koa Kampgrounds
(205) 477-4778
22191 Highway 216
Mc Calla, AL
 
Willow Point Campground
(256) 892-2717
138 Willow Point Dr
Ohatchee, AL
 
I-65 Rv Campground
(251) 675-6347
730 Jackson Rd
Creola, AL
 
Live Oaks Rv Park
(251) 621-0034
25975 County Road 27
Daphne, AL
 

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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