West Linn kids find a good way to cool off in the August heat at Tanner Creek Park

Campers, age 4-6, enjoyed their time at the Tanner Creek Park fountain Thursday, Aug. 15.

The kids were participating in the City of West Linn's Sporty Shorty and Mini Campers summer camps with the Parks and Recreation Department.

PMG PHOTO: HOLLY BARTHOLOMEW - Fountains like the one at at Tanner Creek provide kids a fun opportunity to stay cool on hot summer days. PMG PHOTO: HOLLY BARTHOLOMEW - Summer camper Everett runs through the Tanner Creek fountain.

PMG PHOTO: HOLLY BARTHOLOMEW - Karson (left), a camper with Parks and Rec. splashes through the fountain with a friend. PMG PHOTO: HOLLY BARTHOLOMEW - Campers sit just on the edge of the fountain, though not far enough away to avoid the splashes.

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