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Summer Camps Moundsville WV

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

Dallas Pike Campground
(304) 547-0940
Ih 11 & Dallas Pike Exit
Triadelphia, WV
 
Barkcamp State Park
(740) 484-4064
65330 Barkcamp Park Rd
Belmont, OH
 
Oak Haven Campground
(304) 789-5911
Lime Plant Rd
Terra Alta, WV
 
Tygart Valley Campground
(304) 335-2997
Route 219 S
Huttonsville, WV
 
New River Gorge Campground
(304) 658-9926
Milroy Grose Rd
Lansing, WV
 
Crawford's Crawdads
(740) 458-0206
51700 State Route 78
Clarington, OH
 
Corral Campgrounds
(304) 485-8900
120 Point Dr
Parkersburg, WV
 
Camp Wapocomo Campgrounds
(304) 822-5528
River Rd
Romney, WV
 
Rifrafters Campground
(800) 421-7116, (304) 574-1065
Route 2 Box 140A
Fayetteville, WV
Number of Sites
6 Total Camp/RV Sites,6 Electric and Water,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,

Twin Lakes Campground Inc
(304) 823-2021
Audra Rd
Belington, WV
 

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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