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Summer Camps Waukesha WI

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

Country View Campground
(262) 662-3654
S110w26400 Craig Ave
Mukwonago, WI
 
Oak Creek Estates
(414) 761-2099
2301 W College Ave
Milwaukee, WI
 
Jellystone Park Camp Resort
(414) 835-2565
8425 State Road 38
Caledonia, WI
 
Hoeft's Resort & Campground
(414) 626-2221
W9070 Crooked Lake Dr
Cascade, WI
 
Tranquil Vista Campgrounds
(715) 324-6430
18642 Us Highway 141
Pembine, WI
 
Standing Rock Campground
(414) 462-5310
6001 N 91st St
Milwaukee, WI
 
Rome Riverside Campground
(262) 593-8663
N3780 W Water St
Sullivan, WI
 
Camp-tel Family Campground
(920) 868-3278
8164 Egg Harbor Rd
Egg Harbor, WI
 
Sherrard Campground & Tavern
(715) 857-5125
2049 Sherard Dr
Luck, WI
 
Fischer's Campground
(608) 562-5355
N7989 State Road 80
New Lisbon, WI
 

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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