• Students at South Peak

    Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller

    National Historical Park Vermont

Be A Junior Ranger

Three children and a park ranger sit in the shady grass and work on Junior Ranger activities. Photo by Jon Olender/Rutland Herald.

Junior Ranger Programs are offered at national parks across the country.                                                                     

Jon Olender/Rutland Herald

Junior Ranger Program
Complete activities with a park ranger that will help you learn about this special national park and earn you a Junior Ranger Badge! The program, good for ages 7-12, is held several times a season. Click here for the schedule of events, or call 802-457-3368 ext 22. It can also be self-guided and is available at the Carriage Barn Visitor Center.

Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park Junior Ranger Book (pdf 1.9MB)

Did You Know?

Black and white Carleton Watkins photograph, showing Yosemite's massive granite Cathedral Rock. Billings Family Archives.

In the early 1860s Vermonter Frederick Billings, then living in California, purchased and sent photographs of Yosemite Valley to influential eastern friends to make the case for its preservation. You can see these photographs, and paintings of Yosemite, at Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller NHP.