Road construction in South Unit
Road construction on the South Unit Scenic Drive will begin on Monday, May 6.The construction crew will work on the East River Road from Wind Canyon to Beef Corral Bottom.Visitors will encounter single-lane traffic and delays of up to 30 minutes. More »
Be A Junior Ranger
Explore, Learn, Protect, & have FUN!
Theodore Roosevelt National Park invites children 6 years of age and older to become official Junior Rangers. You can earn a Junior Ranger badge when you learn about Theodore Roosevelt National Park and help rangers protect the park.
Pick up a free Junior Ranger Journal at any park visitor center. The Journal is full of activities for kids to do all about the park's history, animals, plants, and geology.
After you complete all of your activities, review them with a ranger. The ranger will sign your certificate and award you with an official Junior Ranger badge!
Did You Know?
Rocks that make up the petrified forest in the park's South Unit came from huge dawn redwood, magnolia, ginkgo, cypress, date and palm trees that once provided shade from steamy heat 60 million years ago. More...