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Summer Camps Olympia WA

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

Olympia Campgrounds
(360) 352-2551
1441 83rd Ave Sw
Olympia, WA
 
American Heritage Campgrounds
(360) 943-8778
9610 Kimmie St Sw
Olympia, WA
 
Olympia Campground
(800) 421-7116, (360) 352-2551
1441 83rd Avenue SW
Olympia, WA
Number of Sites
99 Total Camp/RV Sites,99 Electric and Water,26 Full Hookups,29 No Hookups,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,

Minerva Beach Mobile Village
(360) 877-5145
21110 N Us Highway 101
Shelton, WA
 
Chinook Trailer Park
(360) 777-8383
Po Box 82
Chinook, WA
 
Nisqually Plaza Rv Park
(360) 491-3831
10220 Martin Way E
Olympia, WA
 
Riverbend Campground
(360) 491-2534
11520 Durgin Rd Se # 80
Olympia, WA
 
Offut Lake Resort
(360) 264-2438
4005 120th Ave Se
Tenino, WA
 
Offut Lake Resort
(360) 264-2438
4005 120th Ave Se
Tenino, WA
 
Leisure Time Resorts-america
(425) 888-1324
34500 Se 99th St
Snoqualmie, WA
 

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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