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

Sharolyn Campground
(803) 494-2626
4244 Broad St
Sumter, SC
Campers Paradise Campground
(803) 473-3550
Ih 95 & Exit 119
Manning, SC
Mountaineer Rv Park
(803) 534-6453
4665 Five Chop Rd
Cameron, SC
Camp In The Pines
(803) 428-3657
Rr 1
Bishopville, SC
Myrtle Beach Koa
(843) 448-3421
613 5th Ave S
Myrtle Beach, SC
Big Valley Campground
(803) 478-2138
Rr 4 Box 960
Manning, SC
Lakevue Landing
(803) 478-2133
Highway 260 S
Manning, SC
Stoney Crest Plantation Campground
(843) 757-3249
Highway 46
Bluffton, SC
Aiken Rv Park
(803) 648-4056
2424 Columbia Hwy N
Aiken, SC
Big Cypress Lake Rv Park
(843) 397-1800
6531 Brownsway Shortcut Rd.
Conway, 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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