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Summer Camps Spotsylvania VA

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

Rocky Branch Marina & Campground
(540) 895-5475
5153 Courthouse Rd
Spotsylvania, VA
 
Rappahannock River Campgrounds
(540) 399-1839
33017 River Mill Rd
Richardsville, VA
 
Outdoor World Harbor View Campground
(800) 421-7116, (804) 224-8164
15 Harbor View Circle
Colonial Beach, VA
Number of Sites
140 Total Camp/RV Sites,140 Electric and Water,
Amenities
Dump Station,Handicapped Restroom Facilities,WiFi Parkwide,Laundry,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Showers,Store,Cabin Rentals,Park Trailers,
Recreation
Basket Ball,Boating,Fishing,Horse Shoes,Mini Golf,Playground,Swimming Pool,

Small Country Campground
(540) 967-2431
4400 Byrd Mill Rd
Louisa, VA
 
Stoney Creek Resort Inc
(540) 337-1510
Rr 2 Box 752
Greenville, VA
 
Indian Acres Club Of Thornburg
(540) 582-6314
6437 Morris Rd
Spotsylvania, VA
 
Small Country Campground
(540) 967-2431
4400 Byrd Mill Rd
Louisa, VA
 
Cove Campgrounds
(540) 858-2882
Rt 50 W
Gore, VA
 
Walnut Hills Campground
(540) 337-3920
391 Walnut Hill Rd
Staunton, VA
 
Trails End
(757) 824-3428
5360 Trails End Dr
Horntown, VA
 

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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