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Summer Camps Mound MN

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

Brainerd International Raceway
(952) 475-1500
17113 Minnetonka Blvd # 214
Minnetonka, MN
 
Town & Country Campground
(952) 445-1756
12630 Boone Ave
Savage, MN
 
Spruce Hill Campgrounds
(218) 732-3292
Rr 4 Box 449
Park Rapids, MN
 
Pelican Hills Park
(218) 532-3726
Rr 4 Box 218b
Pelican Rapids, MN
 
Valley View Campgrounds
(507) 426-7420
60861 State Highway 4
Fairfax, MN
 
Minneapolis Southwest Koa
(952) 492-6440
3315 W 166th St
Jordan, MN
 
Shields Lake Campground
(507) 334-8526
14398 Irwin Path
Lonsdale, MN
 
Minneapolis Southwest Koa
(952) 492-6440
3315 W 166th St
Jordan, MN
 
Rager's Acres Rv Park
(218) 568-8752
Rr 2 Box 348
Pequot Lakes, MN
 
Camp Emmaus
(218) 564-4766
Rr 4
Menahga, MN
 

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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