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Summer Camps Rio Rancho NM

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 Rio Rancho and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Albuquerque North Koa
(505) 867-5227
555 Southill Rd
Bernalillo, NM
 
Campo Alegre
(505) 345-4078
2908 Indian Farm Ln Nw
Albuquerque, NM
 
Turquoise Trail Campgrounds
(505) 281-2005
22 Calvary Rd
Cedar Crest, NM
 
Bar S Ranch Rv Hotel
(505) 546-0445
14820 Perrin Road Nw
Deming, NM
 
Conner Rv Sales & Park
(505) 393-3226
100 S Marland Pl
Hobbs, NM
 
American Rv Park
(505) 831-3545
13500 Coronado Fwy Sw
Albuquerque, NM
 
Palisades Rv Park
(505) 831-5000
9201 Central Ave Nw
Albuquerque, NM
 
Queens & Rv Park
(505) 981-2439
3670 Queens Hwy
Carlsbad, NM
 
Sands Motel & Rv Park
(505) 648-2989
S Us Highway 54
Carrizozo, NM
 
Dalmonts Rv Trailer Corral
(505) 523-2992
2224 S Valley Dr
Las Cruces, NM
 

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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