• Montezuma Castle's prehistoric dwelling

    Montezuma Castle

    National Monument Arizona

For Kids


Be a Junior Ranger!

While on a trip to Montezuma Castle & the Montezuma Well Unit our young visitors can enjoy completing activities, in order to earn their Junior Ranger badge! The program and activities are intended to help kids be more aware of their surroundings and the relationship of the environment to the prehistoric people who inhabited the Verde Valley.

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Green Rangers rocking in the garden!

Participants learn about the Traditional Use Garden

NPS Photo

Be A Green Ranger!

This summer we will be expanding our youth program called the "Green Rangers." This field program, targets kids around the ages of 9-12, provides hands-on experience to teach native plant and habitat restoration, and gives kids new experiences and connections to out Montezuma Well unit. All for FREE.

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Be A Web Ranger!


Want to be a Web Ranger?? Check out all the games you can play, while learning about different parks, what rangers do, and all the fun to be had across our country! Click the link below!


Did You Know?

Gray Fox

A climbing canine? That’s right, gray foxes can climb trees! Due to their curved claws, the gray fox is the only canine native to North America that can actually climb a tree.