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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?

HIKERS IN GRAND CANYON

Mental attitude, adequate water and food consumption are absolutely essential to the success of any Grand Canyon hike. The day hiker and the overnight backpacker must be prepared for the lack of water, extreme heat and cold, and the isolation characteristic of the Grand Canyon. More...