Earn Junior Ranger Badges From Home


By DullesMoms, Apr 2020


The National Park Service (NPS) offers young nature lovers a special opportunity just for them called the Junior Ranger Program.

This activity-based program, available at almost all NPS destinations, offers youth visitors the chance to earn special badges by completing a series of activities during a park visit and sharing their answers with a park ranger.

Today, kids can earn select Junior Ranger badges online, from home! Explore these online opportunities to get to know parks from across the nation:

New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park | New Bedford, MA
Fort Matanzas National Monument | Saint Augustine, FL
President William Jefferson Clinton’s Birthplace | Hope, AR
Cesar E. Chavez National Monument | Keene, CA
Petrified Forest National Park | Petrified Forest, AZ
Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve | Copper Center, AK
Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park | Skagway, AK
Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve | Strong City, KS
Montezuma Castle National Monument | Camp Verde, AZ
Point Reyes National Seashore | Point Reyes Station, CA

Junior Rangers are typically between the ages of 5 to 13, although people of all ages can participate! Explore, learn, and protect your national parks online and receive your badges!

Learn More


Disclaimer/Terms: These opportunities are subject to last-minute cancellations; always confirm by calling/clicking.

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