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Summer Camps Morristown TN

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

Cherokee Park
(423) 586-5232
3075 Floyd Hall Rd
Morristown, TN
 
Fall Creek Boat Dock
(423) 581-4701
5656 Fall Creek Dock Rd
Russellville, TN
 
Cherokee Lake Campgrounds
(423) 272-3333
9617 Highway 11 W
Mooresburg, TN
 
Inspiration Point Camp
(865) 397-2116
2527 Inspiration Pt
Dandridge, TN
 
Lake Cove Resort
(865) 397-4080
1889 Oak Grove Rd
Dandridge, TN
 
Everhart Campground
(423) 587-3559
5676 Fall Creek Dock Rd
Russellville, TN
 
Wa Ni Village Resort
(865) 828-5547
Lakeshore Rd
Rutledge, TN
 
Terry Point Campground
(865) 397-7928
570 Terry Point Rd
Dandridge, TN
 
Douglas Lake Campground
(865) 397-2998
1943 Oak Grove Rd
Dandridge, TN
 
Swann's Marina
(865) 397-2182
2515 Swanns Marina
Dandridge, TN
 

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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