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For Kids


One of our smallest Junior Rangers being sworn in by Ranger Billy.

Gavin Gardner

Junior Ranger Program
The Junior Ranger program introduces each monument to young explorers. Pick up your activity books at any of the park's four visitor centers. There are different books with different activities for Gran Quivira, Abo, and Quarai. When completed, bring your workbooks back to any of the park's visitor centers and pick up your official Junior Ranger badge.

Download and complete the Jr Ranger Booklets before you visit and receive a badge even sooner!


Did You Know?

Letrado raking to southwest

The overall shape of the original pueblo at Gran Quivira, what is now called Mound 7, was round with a circular plaza in the middle, unlike the square house-blocks of pueblos today.