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Summer Camps Vicksburg MS

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

Isle Of Capri Rv Park
(601) 631-0402
725 Lucy Bryson St
Vicksburg, MS
 
Roundaway Rv Park
(318) 574-9026
Highway 602
Tallulah, LA
 
Osyka Springs Campground
(800) 219-8166
1131 Ms 584 South
Osyka, MS
 
Okatoma Outdoor Post & Canoe Rental
(888) oka-toma
550 Walter Lott Rd
Seminary, MS
 
Le Fleur's Campground
(601) 987-3985
2140 Riverside Dr
Jackson, MS
 
Battlefield Campgrounds
(601) 636-2025
4407 S Frontage Rd
Vicksburg, MS
 
Askew's Landing Campground
(601) 852-2331
3412 Askew Ferry Rd
Edwards, MS
 
Rv-tel Of Ocean Springs
(228) 875-2772
2302 Bienville Blvd
Ocean Springs, MS
 
Cox's Cumrovin Campground
(601) 992-1582
135 Cox Ave
Brandon, MS
 
Town Creek Campground
(662) 494-4885
Witherspoon Rd
West Point, MS
 

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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