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Summer Camps Newton NJ

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

Green Valley Beach Campgrounds
(973) 383-4026
Huntsville Rd
Newton, NJ
Aldersgate Center
(973) 383-5978
Sprout Hill Road
Newton, NJ
Panther Lake Camping Resort
(800) 421-7116, (973) 347-4440
6 Panther Lake Road
Andover, NJ
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436 Total Camp/RV Sites,435 30 Amp Service,436 Electric and Water,40 Max RV Length,22 Rental Trailers,300 Seasonal,
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Game room,Basket Ball,Boat Launch,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Fishing,Golf Facilities,Horse Shoes,Hot Tub,Kayak Rentals,Mini Golf,Nature Trails,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Picnic Area,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Shuffleboard,Swimming Pool,Swimming - Lake,Tennis,arcade/game room,

Kymers Camping Resort
(973) 875-3167
69 Kymer Rd
Branchville, NJ
Mahlon Dickerson Reservation
(973) 663-0200
Weldon Road
Hopatcong, NJ
Rabbit Patch Campground
(973) 383-7661
E Shore St
Newton, NJ
Panther Lake Camping Resort
(973) 347-4440
6 Panther Lake Rd.
Andover, NJ
Harmony Ridge Farm & Campground
(973) 948-4941
23 Risdon Dr
Branchville, NJ
Creative Kidkare
(973) 347-0733
7 Lackawanna Drive
Stanhope, NJ
Fla Net Park Campgrounds
(973) 347-4467
23 Flanders-Netcong Rd
Stanhope, NJ

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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