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    Lake Mead

    National Recreation Area AZ,NV

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Become a Junior Ranger
Have you ever wondered what it's like to be a national park ranger? Children may earn a Junior Ranger badge and certificate by completing a number of activities in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area Junior Ranger Guide and Activity Book. The Junior Ranger Guide and Activity Book is available for free with the links below or at the Lake Mead Visitor Center and at the Katherine Landing Ranger Station. It is recommended that children 10 and older complete the entire book. Younger children must complete at least three activities. The Activity Guide will print in 11" by 17" format, please shrink down to size if necessary.

 

Jr. Ranger Guide and Activity Book
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Jr. Ranger Underwater Explorer
Download the Book (PDF)
Jr. Ranger Wilderness Explorer
Download the Book (PDF)
Jr. Ranger Junior Paleontologist
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Learn NPS

If you are a teacher searching for classroom materials or a student doing research, you'll find curriculum and a host of other fun and educational media created by the National Park Service and our partners.
Link to: www.nps.gov/learn/home.htm

Become a WebRanger
As a WebRanger you will have fun while learning new things. You will solve mysteries and puzzles, play games, take part in stories, and gather secret words.
Link to: http://www.webrangers.us/register.cfm

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"I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out until sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in." -- John Muir