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Summer Camps Woodstock IL

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

KOA KAMP Grounds Chicago Northwest
(815) 923-4206
8404 South Union Road
Union, IL
Pistakee Fishing Club
(815) 344-6938
1009 Bay Road
Mchenry, IL
Crystal Valley RV
(847) 487-5535
4450 North Darrell Road
Island Lake, IL
Camp Duncan YMCA
(847) 546-8086
32405 North USHighway 12
Ingleside, IL
Camp Hickory
(847) 740-7842
26202 West Nippersink Road
Ingleside, IL
Fox Valley Campground
(815) 459-9604
1311 Behan Rd
Crystal Lake, IL
Lehman's Lakeside Resort
(815) 923-4533
19609 Harmony Rd
Marengo, IL
Buffalo Rv Park
(847) 658-1188
1 Alan Dr
Algonquin, IL
Great Lakes Campground
(847) 740-7842
26202 W Nippersink Rd
Ingleside, IL
Jewish Council for Youth Services
(847) 740-5010
26710 West Nippersink Road
Ingleside, IL

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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