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Summer Camps Palmer AK

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

Kepler Park
(907) 745-0429
37.3 Glenn Hwy
Palmer, AK
 
Fox Run Campground
(907) 745-6120
Mile 31.1 Glenn Hwy
Palmer, AK
 
Amber Jac Cabins & Rv Park
(907) 373-7598
Po Box 1654
Palmer, AK
 
Homestead Rv Campground
(907) 745-6005
Mile 36 Glenn Hwy
Palmer, AK
 
Bestview Rv & Mobile Home Park
(907) 745-7400
35.5 Parks Hwy
Palmer, AK
 
Hicks Creek Roadhouse
(907) 745-8213
966 Glenn Hwy
Palmer, AK
 
Glacier Park Resort
(907) 745-2534
Mile 102 Glenn Hwy
Palmer, AK
 
Rocky River Woods
(907) 746-2845
Fishhook Jct/hatcher Pass
Palmer, AK
 
Big Bear Campground & RV Park
(800) 421-7116, (907) 745-7445
2010 S. Church Street
Palmer, AK
Number of Sites
43 Total Camp/RV Sites,40 30 Amp Service,3 50 Amp Service,43 Electric and Water,16 Full Hookups,60 Max RV Length,15 No Hookups,24 Pull-Thru Sites,20 Sideouts,
Amenities
Dump Station,Group Area,Handicapped Restroom Facilities,Ice,WiFi Parkwide,Laundry,Pets Welcome,Phone Service at Site,Propane,Showers,Snack Bar,Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Biking Trails,Bird Watching,Hiking Trails,Nature Trails,Picnic Area,

Mt View Rv Park
(907) 745-5747
Smith Rd
Palmer, AK
 

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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