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Summer Camps Ooltewah TN

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

Skull Island Campground
(423) 344-7722
10815 Birchwood Pike
Harrison, TN
 
Battlefield Golf Club Professional Shop
(706) 866-1363
285 Cannon Drive
Ringgold, GA
 
Camp Canaan
(706) 935-6557
2141 Roach Hollow Road
Ringgold, GA
 
Cedar Creek Mobile Home Park
(423) 892-9450
7356 Lee Hwy # C
Chattanooga, TN
 
Best Holiday Trav-l-park
(706) 891-9766
2131 Mack Smith Rd
Rossville, GA
 
KOA Chattanooga South
(706) 937-4166
199 Koa Boulevard
Ringgold, GA
 
Camp Discovery Christian Day Camp
(706) 937-2621
72 Old Mill Lane
Ringgold, GA
 
Lookout Valley Rv Park
(423) 821-3100
3714 Cummings Hwy
Chattanooga, TN
 
Raccoon Mountain Campground
(423) 821-9403
319 W Hills Rd
Chattanooga, TN
 
Golden Chain Campground
(423) 336-3170
8511 Hiwassee St Nw
Charleston, TN
 

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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