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Summer Camps Plattsburgh NY

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

Valcour Lodge
(518) 563-3518
3842 State Route 9
Plattsburgh, NY
Plattsburgh Rv Park
(518) 563-3915
Cumberland Head Cor
Plattsburgh, NY
Wesleyan Campgrounds
(518) 493-3341
55 W Church St
West Chazy, NY
Ausable Pines Camp & Rv Park
(518) 561-1188
Lake Shore Rd
Peru, NY
Buirchwood Campgrounds
(518) 643-8894
47 Cayea Rd
Peru, NY
Shady Oaks Rv Park Inc
(518) 562-0561
70 Moffitt Rd
Plattsburgh, NY
Cumberland Bay Campsite
(518) 563-5240
152 Cumberland Head Rd
Plattsburgh, NY
Lakeside Trailer Court
(518) 846-7341
671 Lake Shore Rd
West Chazy, NY
Iroquois Rv Park & Campground
(518) 643-9057
270 Bear Swamp Rd
Peru, NY
Carry Bay Marina & Campground
(802) 372-8233
Rr 2
North Hero, VT

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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