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Summer Camps Stafford 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 Stafford and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Aquia Pines Camp Resort
(800) 421-7116, (540) 659-3447
3071 Jefferson Davis Highway
Stafford, VA
Number of Sites
125 Total Camp/RV Sites,68 30 Amp Service,35 50 Amp Service,125 Electric and Water,80 Full Hookups,45 Max RV Length,90 Pull-Thru Sites,17 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,

Rappahannock River Campgrounds
(540) 399-1839
33017 River Mill Rd
Richardsville, VA
 
Kosmo Village
(804) 798-6689
11197 Washington Hwy
Glen Allen, VA
 
Glen Maury Park
(540) 261-7321
2039 Sycamore Ave
Buena Vista, VA
 
Middle Creek Campground
(800) 421-7116, (540) 254-2550
1164 Middle Creek Road
Buchanan, VA
Number of Sites
93 Total Camp/RV Sites,59 30 Amp Service,7 50 Amp Service,93 Electric and Water,18 Full Hookups,2 Group Sites,14 Pull-Thru Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Arcade/Game room,Biking Trails,Fishing,Hiking Trails,Nature Trails,Planned Activities,Playground,Swimming - Lake,Swimming Pool,

Aquia Pines Campground
(540) 659-3447
3071 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Stafford, VA
 
New Point Camping Grounds
(804) 725-5120
Po Box 39
New Point, VA
 
Blue Ridge Outdoors
(540) 777-2110
4802 Valley View Boulevard
Roanoke, VA
 
Interstate Overnight Park
(540) 382-1554
2705 Roanoke St
Christiansburg, 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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