• Jasper Forest is magical in twilight, particularly the logs on stone pedestals

    Petrified Forest

    National Park Arizona

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Junior Ranger Exclusives!
Explore hands on educational activities about the park that you can do at home! More Junior Ranger Exclusives such as Activity Challenges, Questions to make your Brain Grow, and Interpreting Your Park are archived on our Facebook page under the photo albums.

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Student at Faux Paleo Dig

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Need to do a project about Petrified Forest National Park?
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Making petroglyph designs
Just want to learn more about Petrified Forest National Park?
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Did You Know?

spiral petroglyph marks the summer solstice

Petroglyphs are sometimes calendars, marking events like the summer solstice with interactions between the glyph, the sun, and natural landscape features.