Lists of Junior Ranger Programs by Region and State

There are over 400 National Park Service sites offering Junior Ranger Programs. If you’re on a expedition to complete more Junior Ranger programs to earn more badges and patches then you don’t want to miss opportunities to complete those programs when you’re visiting each area of the country. These lists are organized by region and …

The Junior Ranger Program – Creating an Engaging and Fun Experience for Children Visiting the U.S. National Parks When I was a kid my parents took me on a road trip every summer.  Our destinations included national parks like the Grand Canyon, Yellowstone, the Grand Tetons, Bryce Canyon, Zion, Glacier National Park, etc.  As a …

National Trail Junior Ranger Programs

National Trail Junior Ranger Programs These Junior Ranger Programs can span multiple states and regions of the United States. Watch for opportunities to complete these programs at NPS sites within the associated states. Ala Kahakai National Historic Trail (HI) Appalachian National Scenic Trail (CT, GA, MA, MD, ME, NC, NH, NJ, NY, PA, TN, VA, …

Junior Ranger Programs in the Midwest

ILLINOIS INDIANA IOWA KANSAS KENTUCKY MICHIGAN MINNESOTA MISSOURI NEBRASKA OHIO WISCONSIN Return to the Lists of Junior Ranger Programs

Junior Ranger Programs near Washington, DC

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA Anacostia Watershed Junior Ranger Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site Civil War Defenses of Washington Ford’s Theatre National Historic Site Fort Washington Park Frederick Douglass National Historic Site Greenbelt Park Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site National Mall & Memorial Parks Oxon Cove Park …

Junior Ranger Programs in the Northwest & Pacific States & Territories

Junior Ranger Programs in the Western States

ARIZONA Arizona National Scenic Trail (AZ) Canyon de Chelly National Monument Casa Grande Ruins National Monument Chiricahua National Monument Coronado National Memorial Fort Bowie National Historic Site Glen Canyon National Recreation Area Grand Canyon National Park Hubbell Trading Post National Historic Site Lake Mead National Recreation Area (AZ, NV) Montezuma Castle National Monument Montezuma Well …

Junior Ranger Programs in the Northeast

CONNECTICUT Farmington National Wild and Scenic River Weir Farm National Historic Site MAINE Acadia National Park Katahdin Woods & Waters National Monument Saint Croix Island International Historic Site MASSACHUSETTS Adams National Historical Park Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park (MA, RI) Boston African American National Historic Site Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area Boston National …

Junior Ranger Programs in the Southeast States, Puerto Rico, and the US Virgin Islands

ALABAMA Horseshoe Bend National Military Park Little River Canyon National Preserve Russell Cave National Monument Selma to Montgomery National Historic Trail (AL) Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site FLORIDA Big Cypress National Preserve Biscayne National Park Canaveral National Seashore Castillo de San Marcos National Monument De Soto National Memorial Dry Tortugas …

Junior Ranger Programs in the Mountain States

COLORADO Bent’s Old Fort National Historic Site Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park Colorado National Monument Curecanti National Recreation Area Dinosaur National Monument (CO, UT) Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve Mesa Verde National Park Rocky Mountain National Park MONTANA Big Hole National Battlefield Bighorn Canyon National Recreation …

National Junior Ranger Programs

National Junior Ranger Programs These Junior Ranger Programs are available at multiple NPS sites across the nation based on the site themes. These represent opportunities to earn multiple Junior Ranger badges and/or patches at the sites that offer these. Climate Change Junior Ranger Junior Archeologist Junior Paleontologist Junior Ranger Cave Scientist Junior Ranger Night Explorer …

Junior Ranger Programs in the Mid-Atlantic

DELAWARE First State National Historical Park MARYLAND Antietam National Battlefield Assateague Island National Seashore (MD, VA) Catoctin Mountain Park Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park Clara Barton National Historic Site Fort McHenry National Monument & Historic Shrine Hampton National Historic Site Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Monument Monocacy National Battlefield Thomas Stone National Historic …

Junior Ranger Programs in the Southwest

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