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Summer Camps Waxhaw NC

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

Cane Creek Park
(704) 843-3919
5213 Harkey Rd
Waxhaw, NC
 
Lazy Daze Campground
(803) 548-1148
940 Gold Hill Rd
Fort Mill, SC
 
Paramount's Carowinds Campground
(803) 548-5300
Ih 77 Carowinds Blvd
Fort Mill, SC
 
Mc Guire Mobile Home Park
(803) 366-7539
2975 Pump Station Dr
Rock Hill, SC
 
Carolina Village
(828) 524-6085
20 Carolina Village Cir
Franklin, NC
 
Mc Cain's Campground
(704) 289-8305
2018 Newtown Rd
Monroe, NC
 
Lakeside Lodges At Regent Corp
(803) 547-3500
9600 Regent Parkwy
Fort Mill, SC
 
Pine Lakes Campgrounds
(803) 548-1111
1801 Highway 21 Byp
Fort Mill, SC
 
Blue Ridge Motorcycle Campgrounds
(828) 235-8350
59 Motorcycle Dr
Canton, NC
 
Boone KOA Kampground Inc
(800) 421-7116, (828) 264-7250
123 Harmony Mountain Lane
Boone, NC
Number of Sites
135 Total Camp/RV Sites,11 20 Amp Service,95 30 Amp Service,29 50 Amp Service,135 Electric and Water,85 Full Hookups,11 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Boating,Canoe Rentals,Kayak Rentals,Marina,Mini Golf,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming Pool,

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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