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Summer Camps Wheat Ridge CO

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 Wheat Ridge and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Camping World
(303) 431-0751
4100 Youngfield Street
Wheat Ridge, CO
 
Bass Custom Golf Clubs
(303) 427-7078
7251 Lowell Boulevard
Westminster, CO
 
Colorado Athletic Club - Downtown
(303) 623-2100
1630 Welton Street Suite 245
Denver, CO
 
Capitol City Adult Mobile Home
(303) 935-8334
4501 West Kentucky Avenue
Denver, CO
 
America`s Adventure Camping Programs
(303) 526-0806
2245 Stonecrop Way
Golden, CO
 
Ketelsen Campers of Colorado
(303) 431-2211
I 70 & Kipling
Arvada, CO
 
Camping World RV Body Shop
(303) 456-6004
5880 West 59th Avenue Suite A
Arvada, CO
 
Delux Rv & Tent Park
(303) 433-0452
5520 Federal Blvd
Denver, CO
 
Cheley Colorado Camps
(303) 377-3616
601 Steele Street
Denver, CO
 
Girl Scouts Camp Genesee
(720) 746-1065
25419 USHighway 40
Golden, CO
 

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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