Be A Junior Ranger
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Ready to Join?
Come by the Visitor Center front desk and ask a Ranger for a Junior Ranger program. To earn the title of Junior Ranger, you will need to complete a number of activities in the booklet. Those 7 and under will need to complete at least three activities. Those 8 and over will need to complete at least 7 activities.
Can't Make it in Person?
Then just look in the mail for your very own Junior Ranger badge!
Did You Know?
Jean Luis Berlandier served as an Engineer with the Mexican army on the Rio Grande, but also had a career as a botanist. Berlandier participated in several explorations of Texas in the 1820s and 1830s and compiled extensive documentation of the plants and wildlife of the region. More...