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Summer Camps Mountain Home AR

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 Mountain Home and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Darr's Rv Park
(870) 492-5854
6318 Highway 62 E
Mountain Home, AR
Gene's Trout Fishing Resort
(870) 499-5381
324 River Acres Dr
Mountain Home, AR
Twin Gables Resort
(870) 467-5686
3166 Highway 101
Gamaliel, AR
Denton Ferry R V Park
(870) 435-7275
740 Denton Ferry Road
Cotter, AR
Cedar Hollow Rv Park
(870) 453-8643
Flippin, AR
Ideal Rv Center
(870)481-5400, (870)481-5400
4764 Highway 5 N
Mountain Home, AR
White Buffalo Resort
(870) 424-6892
418 White Buffalo Trl
Mountain Home, AR
Wilderness Point Camping
(870) 488-5340
1140 Wilderness Point Rd
Henderson, AR
White River Campgrounds
(870) 453-2299
Highway 62b
Cotter, AR
White River Campgrounds
White River Trail
Flippin, AR

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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