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Summer Camps Newburgh NY

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

Yogi Bears Jellystone Park
(845) 255-5193
50 Bevier Rd
Gardiner, NY
 
Korn's Shawangunk
(845) 386-3433
60 Meyer Rd
Middletown, NY
 
Leisurewood Campgrounds
(716) 542-4552
5720 Cummings Rd
Akron, NY
 
Meadow-vale Campsites
(607) 293-8802
505 Gilbert Lake Rd
Cooperstown, NY
 
Kanakadea Parks
(607) 324-0539
Pennsylvania Hill Rd
Hornell, NY
 
Camp Wabenaki
(845) 351-2285
S-3
Southfields, NY
 
Lone Pine Campgrounds
(315) 762-5544
600 16th Ave
Sylvan Beach, NY
 
Golden Hill State Park
(716) 795-3885
9691 Lower Lake Rd
Barker, NY
 
Lake Bluff Campground
(315) 587-4517
7150 Garner Rd
Wolcott, NY
 
Shady Oaks Rv Park Inc
(518) 562-0561
70 Moffitt Rd
Plattsburgh, NY
 

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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