• historic photo of men with gear at the Alaska-British Columbia border in the snow

    Klondike Gold Rush

    National Historical Park Alaska

Kids & Youth

A ranger works with children on an iPad activity
At the Junior Ranger Activity Center you can use iPads to learn about the gold rush and earn a ranger badge.
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Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park has an activity center for kids!

During the summer, join Park Rangers at our Junior Ranger Activity Center. The center gives kids the chance to dress up as a stampeder, play victorian games, touch wild animal pelts, and earn a Junior Ranger badge!

Junior Ranger Activity Center
Located at 4th & Broadway Ave
Open Monday- Friday
10 am-12 pm & 1-3 pm
Open May-September


Klondike Gold!

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Looking for Gold? You are on the right trail!

While you may not find gold at our site, you can check out how to become a Junior Ranger or discover the exciting journey stampeders took to strike it rich.

Are you going to many National Parks, Forests or Refuges in Alaska?

Become a Alaska Adventure Ranger and earn a special prize when you complete 3 Junior Ranger Programs on Alaska Public Lands!


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