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Summer Camps Wabash IN

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

Honey Bear Hollow Family Camp
(765) 473-4342
County Rd 200 N
Peru, IN
 
Art's Country Park
(260) 982-4790
4071 E 1000 N
North Manchester, IN
 
Mar-brook Campground
(765) 674-7383
6690 E 600 S
Marion, IN
 
White River Campgrounds
(317) 984-2705
11299 E 234th St
Cicero, IN
 
Delaney Park
(812) 883-5101
Delany Park Rd
Salem, IN
 
Woody's Spillway Camp & Bait
(765) 473-6702
375 S Rd
Peru, IN
 
Rainbow Christian Camp
(765) 395-3638
3522 N 1000 W 27
Converse, IN
 
Green Acres Campgrounds
(765) 664-1924
7332 E N 00 S
Marion, IN
 
Hoffman Lake Camp
(800) 421-7116, 582-9528, (574) 858-9628
7638 West 300 North
Warsaw, IN
Number of Sites
180 Total Camp/RV Sites,180 30 Amp Service,4 50 Amp Service,180 Electric and Water,180 Electric Only,17 Full Hookups,28 Group Sites,50 Max RV Length,15 No Hookups,17 Pull-Thru Sites,130 Seasonal,50 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Boat Launch,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Fishing,Golf Facilities,Kayak Rentals,Marina,Nature Trails,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Planned Activities,Playground,Swimming Pool,

Forest Ridge Park
(260) 327-3551
5000 N Elder Rd
Larwill, IN
 

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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