Winter Visitor Center Hours
Winter visitor center hours will be in effect at Theodore Roosevelt National Park beginning on Friday, November 1, 2013. More »
The Scenic Drives in the North and South Units may be closed due to winter weather conditions. For current road status, click on the link below: More »
Theodore Roosevelt National Park to Hold Junior Ranger Night Sky Adventure
Theodore Roosevelt National Park is recruiting Junior Rangers for an afternoon and evening of adventure and discovery. Kids ages 5 through 12 and their families are invited to the last Junior Ranger Family Fun Day of the summer season on Saturday, August 28. Participants will learn about the night sky and explore our solar system.
The fun begins at the South Unit Visitor Center at 3:30 p.m. MDT and will continue through the evening. Kids will explore the craters of the moon, take a planet hike, hear stories about the stars from past civilizations, and view the summer’s brightest stars and planets. The adventure will end at 10:00 p.m. with a Junior Ranger a graduation ceremony.
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Did You Know?
Cannonball concretions can be found along the North Unit Scenic Drive. They were formed by the selective precipitation of mineral-rich groundwater and are nearly spherical because the sandstone in which sand grains were cemented together was of uniform permeability. More...