Be A Junior Ranger
Download the Jr. Ranger Activity Guide or pick one up at the Visitor Center.
EXPLORE. LEARN. PROTECT
1. Complete the activities
2. Go for a hike!
3. Have your work checked by a ranger to receive your Jr. Ranger Badge and Certificate.
Did You Know?
Each Independence Day, local climbers scale the iconic Independence Monument in Colorado National Monument and raise an American flag on top. This tradition dates back to early park promoter John Otto, whose route up Independence Monument climbers still follow.