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Summer Camps Phenix City AL

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 Phenix City and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Ponderosa Rv Park
(706) 681-9983
5 Ponderosa Drive
Phenix City, AL
 
Holley Rv Park
(706) 562-0440
841 Pembrook Dr
Columbus, GA
 
Branching Pines Mobile Home & Rv
(334) 855-3486
911 Highway 165
Seale, AL
 
Lake Pines Campground
(706) 563-5909
6404 Garrett Rd
Midland, GA
 
Bar-w Rv Park
(334) 444-0497
891 Lee Rd. 395
Auburn, AL
 
Anthony's Mobile Park
(706) 687-0772
3371 Victory Dr
Columbus, GA
 
Rifle & Pistol Club
(706) 689-3371
8006 Dixie Road
Fort Benning, GA
 
Blanton Creek Park
(706) 643-7737
1516 Bartletts Ferry Rd
Fortson, GA
 
Camp Joy
(706) 628-4074
Highway 116 West
Hamilton, GA
 
Weissco Rv Inc
(256) 475-5325
County Road 22
Centre, AL
 

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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