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Summer Camps Saco ME

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

Cascadia Park
(207) 282-1666
911 Portland Rd
Saco, ME
 
Silver Springs Cottages
(207) 283-3880
705 Portland Rd
Saco, ME
 
Bayley's Campground
(207) 883-6043
Rr 9
Scarborough, ME
 
Shamrock Rv Park Inc
(207) 284-4282
391 West St
Biddeford, ME
 
Fran-mort Campground
(207) 967-4927
111 Sinnott Rd
Kennebunkport, ME
 
Saco/Old Orchard Beach KOA
(800) 421-7116, (800) 562-1886
814 Portland Road
Saco, ME
Number of Sites
120 Total Camp/RV Sites,30 20 Amp Service,63 30 Amp Service,10 50 Amp Service,120 Electric and Water,42 Full Hookups,65 Max RV Length,17 No Hookups,52 Pull-Thru Sites,58 Sideouts,40 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Arcade/Game room,Swimming Pool,

Silver Springs Campground & Lodging
(800) 421-7116, (207) 283-3880
705 Portland Road US Route 1
Saco, ME
Number of Sites
130 Total Camp/RV Sites,130 Electric and Water,25 Full Hookups,40 Max RV Length,10 Pull-Thru Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Recreation Hall,Swimming Pool,

Wild Duck Camping Area
(207) 883-4432
39 Dunstan Landing Rd
Scarborough, ME
 
Red Apple Campground
(800) 421-7116, (207) 967-4927
111 Sinnott Road
Kennebunkport, ME
Number of Sites
140 Total Camp/RV Sites,130 30 Amp Service,10 50 Amp Service,140 Electric and Water,140 Electric Only,120 Full Hookups,8 Group Sites,45 Max RV Length,9 Pull-Thru Sites,140 Sideouts,20 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Store,Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Game room,Recreation Hall,arcade/game room,

Salty Acres Campground
(207) 967-2483
277 Mills Rd
Kennebunkport, ME
 

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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