Prescribed Burning in October
Fire crews plan to implement a prescribed burn on approximately 180 acres of monument land starting the week of October 13. This alert banner will be used to communicate whether or not burning is taking place on any given day. More »
Be A Junior Ranger
NPS Photo by Sheena Grabski
Earn a junior ranger badge or patch by obtaining our Junior Ranger Activity Book from the visitor center. Complete the activities in the book and then check in with a ranger at the desk. The average time for kids to complete the junior ranger book is 2 hours.
After completion, present your Junior Ranger Badge for a 10% discount on any one book sold by the Rocky Mountain Nature Association's bookstore in the Visitor Center.
Over 300 National Park units offer Junior Ranger programs, so get out there and start collecting them all!
Did You Know?
The world's only known petrified trio of redwood trees is found at Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument.