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Summer Camps Princeton NJ

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

ESF Summer Camps
(609) 896-0606
Route 206
Lawrenceville, NJ
 
Oak Crest Day Camp
(732) 297-1268
92 Cortelyous Ln
Somerset, NJ
 
Chesterbrook Academy
(732) 446-1379
108 Woodward Rd
Manalapan, NJ
 
Albocondo Campgrounds
(732) 349-4079
1480 Whitesville Rd
Toms River, NJ
 
Meadow View Acres Campground
(856) 935-4710
69 Buckhorn Rd
Salem, NJ
 
Rolling Hills Girl Scout Coucil Camp Dewitt
(908) 369-6606
605 Montgomery Road
Hillsborough, NJ
 
Timberland Lake Campground
(732) 928-0500
1335 Reed Road
Cream Ridge, NJ
 
Catholic Youth Organizations Day CP Paterson Dicse
(973) 697-2188
Nosenzo Pond Road
Newfoundland, NJ
 
NASCAR RV Resort at Mays Landing
(800) 421-7116, (609) 476-2811
1079 12th Avenue
Mays Landing, NJ
Number of Sites
163 Total Camp/RV Sites,21 20 Amp Service,123 30 Amp Service,8 50 Amp Service,163 Electric and Water,161 Electric Only,131 Full Hookups,45 Max RV Length,3 No Hookups,5 Rental Trailers,100 Seasonal,12 Sideouts,22 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,Park Trailers,
Recreation
Arcade/Game room,Boat Launch,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Equestrian Friendly,Fishing,Golf Facilities,Marina,Mini Golf,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming Pool,

Panther Lake Camping Resort
(973) 347-4440
6 Panther Lake Rd.
Andover, NJ
 

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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