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    Grand Canyon

    National Park Arizona

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For Kids

 
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Learn About Grand Canyon
Discover the plants, animals, rocks, and history of Grand Canyon,
and learn how to protect the park through our residential programs.

Junior Ranger Program
Become a Junior Ranger during your visit!

View Current Ranger Program Schedules

Attend any of these programs to fulfill your Junior Ranger requirements.

Canyon Field Schools
Get behind the scenes and into the wilderness! These programs provide place-based, experiential education opportunities for middle, high school, and college age youth during the summer and fall.

Educational Programs
Teachers and students: learn throughout the school year.

 
JUNIOR RANGER BADGE
Grand Canyon Junior Ranger Badge

Did You Know?

FOSSIL FOOTPRINTS IN GRAND CANYON

No one has ever found a fossilized reptile skeleton or even an entire reptile bone within the Grand Canyon. Fossil footprints were left by more than 20 species of reptiles and amphibians, but no complete teeth or bones! More...