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Summer Camps Spartanburg SC

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

Cunningham Rv Park
(864) 576-1973
600 Campground Rd
Spartanburg, SC
 
Pinecone Campground
(864) 489-2022
160 Sarratt School Rd
Gaffney, SC
 
Martinfield Plantation
(843) 397-1800
6531 Brownsway Shortcut Rd.
Conway, SC
 
Cunningham Rv Park
(864) 576-1973
600 Campground Rd
Spartanburg, SC
 
Santee Lakes Campground
(803) 478-2262
Ih 95 & Exit 102
Summerton, SC
 
Pine Ridge Family Campground
(864) 576-0302
199 Pineridge Campground Rd
Roebuck, SC
 
Carolina Landing
(864) 972-3717
120 Carolina Landing Dr
Fair Play, SC
 
Nosoca Pines Ranch
(803) 273-8200
2990 Singleton Creek Rd
Liberty Hill, SC
 
Black Mountain Trout Farm
(864) 647-9700
198 Trout Farm Rd
Westminster, SC
 
Aiken Rv Park
(803) 648-4056
2424 Columbia Hwy N
Aiken, SC
 

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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