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Summer Camps Waynesville 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 Waynesville and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Creekwood Farm Rv Park
(828) 926-7977
4696 Jonathan Creek Rd
Waynesville, NC
Winngray Family Campground
(828) 926-3170
26 Winngray Ln
Waynesville, NC
Hemphill Mountain Campground
(828) 926-0331
32 Woods Rd
Waynesville, NC
Water's Edge Motor Court
(828) 926-1801
35 Scott Cir
Maggie Valley, NC
Rippling Waters
(828) 926-7787
3962 Soco Rd
Maggie Valley, NC
Somer's Dream Rv Park
(828) 926-0519
887 Jonathan Creek Rd
Waynesville, NC
Pride Resorts Inc
(828) 926-1645
4394 Jonathan Creek Rd
Waynesville, NC
Somer''s Dream RV Park
(800) 421-7116, (828) 377-1570
887 Jonathan Creek Road
Waynesville, NC
Number of Sites
30 Total Camp/RV Sites,30 Electric and Water,37 Full Hookups,45 Max RV Length,
Cabin Rentals,

Stone Bridge Campground
(828) 926-9577
1916 Soco Rd
Maggie Valley, NC
Smoky View Cottages & Rv Park
(828) 926-1245
846 Soco Rd
Maggie Valley, NC

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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