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Summer Camps Saint Peters MO

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 Saint Peters and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Cherokee Lakes & Campground
(636) 978-2147
3942 Highway 79
O Fallon, MO
 
Belleville Rv Campgrounds
(636) 343-9182
1 Heritage Ct
Fenton, MO
 
Cook's Overnight Camping
(417) 833-1252
3900 N Glenstone Ave
Springfield, MO
 
Glen Oaks Rv Park
(573) 774-2727
26215 Highway 17
Waynesville, MO
 
Mansfield House B & B And Rv Park
(417) 924-2222
2991 Hwy A,P.o. Box 628
Mansfield, MO
 
Pinewoods Camping & Fishing Park
(636) 327-8248
1500 Pinewoods Dr
Wentzville, MO
 
Covered Bridge Rv Park
(636) 349-2292
2035 S Covered Bridge Ct
Fenton, MO
 
Bull Run Bluff Campgrounds
(573) 346-7815
Lake Rd 54-82
Camdenton, MO
 
Deer Valley Park
(573) 374-5277
Lake Rd 5-41
Sunrise Beach, MO
 
Lazy K Campground
(573) 365-1374
Route V & Highway 54
Eldon, MO
 

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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