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Summer Camps Provo UT

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

Lakeside Campground
(801) 373-5267
4000 W Center St
Provo, UT
 
American Campground
(801) 756-5502
418 E 620 S
American Fork, UT
 
Sandcreek Rv Park & Expresso
(435) 425-3577
540 Highway 24
Torrey, UT
 
Yogi Bear's Jellystone Camp
(435) 835-2267
N Of City
Manti, UT
 
Mountain Shadows Rv Park
(801) 571-4024
13275 S. Minuteman Dr
Draper, UT
 
East Bay Rv Park
(801) 491-0700
1750 West 1600 North
Springville, UT
 
Pony Express National Historic Trail
(801) 741-1012
National Park Service 324 S. State St.,Suite 200 324 S. State St.
Suite 200, UT
 
Rustic Lodge Cabins
(435) 676-2627
186 S West Shore Rd
Panguitch, UT
 
Moab Valley Rv & Camp Park
(435) 259-4469
1773 N Highway 191
Moab, UT
 
Tortoise & Hare Trailer Court
(435) 648-2312
530 E State St
Orderville, UT
 

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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