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Summer Camps Tewksbury MA

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

Tyngsboro Campground
(978) 649-7556
76 Frost Rd
Tyngsboro, MA
 
Camp Leslie
(978) 352-8060
W Main St
Georgetown, MA
 
Frank
(505) 212-5124
276 Washington St #321
Boston, MA
 
Sanborn Shore Acres
(603) 329-5247
Main
Hampstead, NH
 
Summit Hill Campground Inc
(413) 623-5761
Summit Hill
Hinsdale, MA
 
Wyman's Beach
(978) 692-6287
Dunstable Rd
Westford, MA
 
Indian Ranch Inc
(617) 665-2810
1374 Broadway Apt. #2e
Somerville, MA
 
Sunset Park
(603) 329-6941
104 Emerson Ave
Hampstead, NH
 
Horton's Camping Resort
(508) 487-1220
71 S Highland Rd Box 308m
North Truro, MA
 
Pine Acres Family Camping Resort
(800) 421-7116, (508) 882-9509
203 Bechan Road
Oakham, MA
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Cabin Rentals,Park Trailers,
Recreation
Arcade/Game room,Biking Trails,Boat Launch,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Equestrian Friendly,Fishing,Hiking Trails,Kayak Rentals,Marina,Mini Golf,Nature Trails,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming - Lake,Swimming Pool,Water activities,

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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